I was honoured to be invited to a Business Leaders reception at Number 10 Downing Street in which Deputy Prime Minister Oliver Dowden gave a speech on the government’s commitment to business. As I networked with some very impressive business people, I was reminded that small businesses are the backbone of the UK economy, accounting […]
Unpacking Equity in the workplace – 15 Resources that can help
Equity feels like a buzzword at the moment, most recently it was the theme of International Women’s Day, but what does it really mean? I unpack the concept of racial equity in my book Equality vs Equity. My definition of equity is:
“Understanding and giving those from [underrepresented groups] what they need to achieve equal outcomes. This is achieved by considering systems that disadvantage and seeking to overcome them. To do so we need to take an individual approach, to lead, share power and focus on outcomes.”
Jenny helps DfE with Share your Skills Campaign
Jenny was delighted to support the Department for Education campaign to help industry professionals share their skills through teaching in further education. She says “I meet people all the time who feel stuck in their career and want to do something more meaningful. This is a great opportunity to change lives without having to change your career.” You can learn the skill of teaching and be paid for […]
HRD TV: As companies strive to be more diverse, what retention challenges are they facing ?
Jenny shares her thoughts with HRD presenter Kevin Singel Watch now.
Company of Entrepreneurs Magazine – Real Lives: Jenny Garrett OBE
Jenny was delighted to be featured in the Company of Entrepreneur’s Magazine. Read the full article to learn more about Jenny and what she does.
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