Careers & Business

  • 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 […]

  • June 21, 2016

    We are hiring: Research, Innovation, Social Media & Marketing Intern

    We are looking for an Intern to join our team from 11th July-5th September working with us from our co-working space in Camden. This awesome person will ideally be a recent graduate or currently studying at university and based in London for the duration of the internship. You will be working on helping this start-up […]

  • June 21, 2016

    Get to know our speakers for women talk: Tuesday 5th July 2016

    The countdown is on until we host our 2nd event of the year on Tuesday 5th July at Red Bull Music Studios. Women Talk: Media, music, influence & empowerment brings together 5 of the most influential women in print media and popular culture for an evening of wisdom sharing, life hacks and inspirational discussion. Our […]

  • June 13, 2016

    A Girls Guide to dealing with competition

    We have a brand new ‘Girls Guide’ series in our work section that we hope will help you kick some serious butt in the last 6 months of the year. (Crazy, how time flies!) This girl’s guide is a snapshot of lessons that I have learned throughout the years on my crazy journey in the world […]