Careers & Business

  • August 30, 2016

    Can women really have it all? Join us on Tuesday 27th September at Allen and Overy

    After a long summer break we are back with our next event on Tuesday 27th September. Hosted by law firm Allen & Overy our panel are a mixture of Senior women and men who have worked for FTSE 100 businesses in Law, banking and media. Our panel will be sharing their career journey and offering […]

  • August 26, 2016

    How to ace your next interview

    Interviews. You’ve spent hours upon hours trailing through job adverts, researching companies, tailoring cover letters, checking for grammatical errors and finally you’re through to the next stage. An initial rush of excitement, for most, is soon replaced by a sense of dread. But interviews, if you’re prepared and the interview is done right, doesn’t have […]

  • August 24, 2016

    A Girls Guide to dealing with rejection

      (Photo Credit: http://www.sharegif.com/) We have all been there girls, whether it has been that what’s app message you received from your boyfriend of 6 months telling you that you have been dumped or when you have gone for the 100th job interview to then receive another phone call saying ‘You interviewed very well but you […]

  • August 22, 2016

    Too fat for TV?!

    Last Wednesday, the Egyptian Radio and Television Union (ERTU) suspended 8 of its female news anchors for being overweight. Local media reported that ERTU gave the women one month to lose weight (with paid leave) and said they could return to work when they had an “appropriate appearance”. (Photo Credit: https://goo.gl/sq2Ads) Female anchors were the only ones removed from their posts, which […]

  • August 21, 2016

    Top 7: 10 Rules for success videos

    So this weekend I came across this AMAZING YouTube account that I had to share with you. As I write this post now I have spent the last 7 hours watching these videos (there are over 3,000 on this account). Evan Carmichael, has a channel dedicated to self development by sharing video montage’s of some […]

  • July 27, 2016

    Level 39 All Access Tour; Step into STEM

    Last Wednesday we took 18 girls enrolled in our Step Into STEM programme to Level 39, Europe’s largest technology accelerator space for finance, cyber-security, retail and smart-city technology companies. We had the privilege of being shown around by Adizah Tejani, and had an informative and inspirational Q&A session with her afterwards. Our girls recounted their experiences: Esther: “With the […]