I have the honour of being a mentor for the Cherie Blair Foundation for Women and was recently asked to provide an online session for their mentees, all of which are women in developing countries. The aim of the session was to provide strategies and tips to help them overcome the challenges they may face. […]
Last week, I ran my Female Breadwinners Leadership Success programme and an important part of the day was a session on financial management. You may ask, why I felt the need to include this. Well it’s because women breadwinners need to manage their money effectively and earn more. Shockingly, even in 2013 on average women […]
It’s no surprise to us women that men are earning more, but the most recent report stating that High-flying women will typically be paid around £142,000 less in bonuses than a man doing exactly the same job brings it into sharp focus.
When you think of nine to five, does the petite and curvaceous Dolly Parton pop into your head, singing the following lyrics? Workin 9 to 5What a way to make a livinBarely gettin byIt’s all takinAnd no givinThey just use you mindAnd they never give you creditIt’s enough to drive youCrazy if you let it […]
With the increase in dual income households and women main earners, many homes now have a gap, which would have been traditionally filled by the role of ‘wife’. Women are typically earning 80% of their male counterparts and can’t always afford to outsource the activities of that role, such as housework, childcare and cooking, and […]