Careers & Business

  • April 5, 2016

    I beg your pardon, Fay Weldon?

    So over the course of this weekend feminist author Fay Weldon, 84, has been causing up a storm in the news with her controversial comments (to say the least) about women and men in today’s society. Just to bring you up to speed on Fay-she is a best-selling author famed for her strong female characters […]

  • March 22, 2016

    A day in the life of Sade Salami, Director of Fresh Strawberry

    We hear or read about all these amazing Bad Ass, Girl Boss women and some of us may think ‘I wonder what a day in the life of a modern day go getter is like?’ Well, we have got you covered! We are excited to introduce a brand new feature, ‘A day in the life […]

  • March 22, 2016

    Would you be happy being the main breadwinner?

    A recent report from the IPPR think-tank, ‘Who’s breadwinning in Europe’ revealed that a third of British women were the main breadwinners in their family. Over the past few decades there has been a dramatic increase in the number of women who either earn more than their spouse or are single parents solely providing for their […]

  • March 8, 2016

    Can women really have it all?

    Today is International women’s day and to mark the theme of ‘Pledge for Parity’ we have asked Senior female executives who sit on the boards of FTSE 100 businesses and professional women is there a secret to having it all? If so what is it? These women give their honest and insightful opinions here: Whilst […]

  • March 1, 2016

    Successful women share the best advice ever given

    As I type this post I am currently sitting in my living room and it is 00:01. I am on my laptop with a towel wrapped around my head as I managed to squeeze in some time to actually wash and condition my hair this month. It got me thinking that I wish someone told […]

  • February 29, 2016

    Monday Motivation: Shonda Rhimes, TED Talks

    Happy Monday Ladies! We have another gem for you today which comes from Shonda Rhimes, The Creator of  American hit shows Grey’s Anatomy, Scandal and How to get away with murder. Shonda gave her first TED Talk in February this year. We hope this inspires you to say yes this year to the things that […]