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Finance from a female lens

On International Women’s Day we ask if women get fair representation when it comes to personal finance? The CA magazine, in association with Investec Wealth & Investment, brought together a panel of advisers, tax experts and women in business to consider the issues around personal finance from a female perspective. Chairing the discussion was Laura Lambie, Senior Investment… Read More Finance from a female lens

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How women can close the leadership gender gap

Ambitious women face many hurdles, but these can be overcome in the search for a place at the top table.  The issues of gender discrimination in the workforce and the gender pay gap are subject to increasing analysis – and rightly so. Given the amount of catching up to do, the equalisation of gender at… Read More How women can close the leadership gender gap

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Nine steps to drive harassers out of business

By Deborah Tarrant Accounting leaders have put workplace sexual misconduct on their agendas. Is your firm taking all the right steps to prevent it? Sexual harassment has been the hottest topic in business for months. A growing number of women – and some men – have leapt to the call of the #MeToo Twitter hashtag following… Read More Nine steps to drive harassers out of business

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The Benefit of Professional Sponsorship for Women

By Fiona MacFarlane Sponsorship has become key to professional advancement, particularly for women. But what are sponsors, and how do you get one? Nothing is by accident. It wasn’t until I was sitting at the executive table that I understood the positive impact a sponsorship relationship had on my career. What is a sponsor anyway?… Read More The Benefit of Professional Sponsorship for Women