Archives: November 2020

Run the Royal Parks Half for Young Women’s Trust with E2W

Katie.Dix / 27 Nov 2020

 Run the Royal Parks Half for Young Women’s Trust with E2W

In April 2019 we were introduced to the Young Women’s Trust and were amazed at the work they do to help Young Women who are struggling to live on low or no pay, to get into work that is right for them. The Young Women’s Trust...

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The challenge of diverse hiring in Investment Management - Mark Freed’s presentation

Katie.Dix / 26 Nov 2020

The challenge of diverse hiring in Investment Management - Mark Freed’s presentation

On the 25th November, Mark Freed spoke at the Instant Impact Event - Can you build a diverse business in a homogenous industry? This is a a recording of Mark's presentation at the event. Investment Management is traditionally a very homogenous industry and as a result, appears to...

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E2 Inspired - Weekly coffee break with Kate Phillips: City MD-housewife-City MD journey

Katie.Dix / 20 Nov 2020

E2 Inspired - Weekly coffee break with Kate Phillips: City MD-housewife-City MD journey

For this week’s E2 Inspired series we welcome our special guest, Kate Phillips.   Kate is a Managing Director at NatWest who has led a number of large and complex business-critical change programmes including Ring-Fencing, Brexit and Cost Transformation.  She has recently been appointed COO,...

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We are changing a few things.

Mark.Freed / 12 Nov 2020

We are changing a few things.

We continue to listen.  We and many of our members have never been entirely happy with the membership area on our website.  We recognise its limitations and the challenges of making it a valuable tool for members to connect and reach out to each other and  for...

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E2 Inspired - An insight into becoming an investment company director - Annabel Brodie-Smith, Association of Investment Companies

Katie.Dix / 12 Nov 2020

E2 Inspired - An insight into becoming an investment company director - Annabel Brodie-Smith, Association of Investment Companies

On Wednesday 11th November, for our month E2 Inspired session, we welcomed Annabel Brodie-Smith to give an insight into becoming an investment company director. Annabel is the Communications Director for the Association of Investment Companies and has worked there for 23 years. She frequently comments in the media on...

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E2W Workshop: Building Operational Resilience

Katie.Dix / 11 Nov 2020

E2W Workshop: Building Operational Resilience

On Tuesday 10th November, we held an evening workshop on, Building Operational Resilience: bringing together multiple disciplines.  Our guest speakers were good friend and E2W member Anita Millar and Palvinder Gill. Anita is a risk and public policy professional with over 20-years of experience working in...

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E2 Passions – Looking good in front of the camera

Katie.Dix / 10 Nov 2020

E2 Passions – Looking good in front of the camera

In our virtual coffee break this week, we heard about a key subject for many businesspeople right now – how to look good in front of the camera on a video call. Our speaker was Angela Sellar, who has ten years’ experience in TV advertising, working as Head of...

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“With E2W’s support and guidance, I am delighted to be embarking on my next challenge.”

Katie.Dix / 02 Nov 2020

“With E2W’s support and guidance, I am delighted to be embarking on my next challenge.”

Member of E2W's community, Agnan Kessy has kindly shared feedback about her positive experience she has had with our recruitment team and securing her next role. We are proud to work with all the women in our community, like Agnan and wish her all the success with her...

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