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Friend of E2W, Grace Edy - Why you shouldn’t jump at joining the gym, dry January or Vegan-uary.

Katie.Dix / 05 Jan 2022

Friend of E2W, Grace Edy - Why you shouldn’t jump at joining the gym, dry January or Vegan-uary.

As the New Year rolls in so too does the list of New Years Resolutions. People love to share their resolutions at this stage as they buzz full of enthusiasm imagining having lost those few extra pounds or having read a book a week for the whole of 2022…Or...

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Stepping up to inclusion and diversity

Mark.Freed / 15 Nov 2021

Stepping up to inclusion and diversity

Stepping up to inclusion and diversity It’s time to think about inclusion, it’s time to think about our colleagues and those people around us as individually unique. As men, we all need to think about diversity and inclusion. There are so many benefits that can be...

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Here’s what our members say about the E2W mentor scheme

Katie.Dix / 25 Oct 2021

Here’s what our members say about the E2W mentor scheme

Back in August, we published a blog about our bespoke mentor scheme and how successful it has been in the first few months of launching. Don't take it from us, here's what our members said about it: The mentor programme for me was incredibly helpful as my mentor...

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Lovedip Dhaliwal - Why I run?

Katie.Dix / 12 Oct 2021

Lovedip Dhaliwal - Why I run?

E2W member Lovedip Dhaliwal ran the London Marathon last week and wrote a short blog to share amongst our community around resillience and mental health.  Last Sunday I ran the London marathon. Its not my first marathon but it is the first time I have run...

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Congratulations to those who completed the Royal Parks Half on Sunday

Katie.Dix / 12 Oct 2021

Congratulations to those who completed the Royal Parks Half on Sunday

Congratulations to our very own Kate Cole, who completed the Royal Parks Half Marathon on Sunday 10th October to raise money for our nominated charity Young Women’s Trust. Kate, a keen runner and overall superwoman, breezed around the course taking in all the famous landmarks in London. Along...

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This member’s story is not unusual or unique, but it needs to be told…

Mark.Freed / 11 Oct 2021

This member’s story is not unusual or unique, but it needs to be told…

Last week, I met another brilliant member of our community, who reached out to talk about Men for Inclusion. Their story is not unique or unusual, but it needs to be told. Why is it, so many of our network can tell the same story of how culture defines...

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Olga Anderson - How Important is a First Impression?

Katie.Dix / 14 Sep 2021

Olga Anderson - How Important is a First Impression?

How Important is a First Impression? We all know that making a good first impression is vitally important in business, as potential partners and clients know that if you are poorly presented, you are unlikely to be a success in the world of the consumer. Dressing the part is therefore...

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Olga Anderson - How to Master a Capsule Wardrobe

Katie.Dix / 03 Aug 2021

Olga Anderson - How to Master a Capsule Wardrobe

How to Master a Capsule Wardrobe Our relationships and outlook on life have shifted dramatically over the past year, including our relationship with fashion. Our attention shifted from the dress drawer to the sweat’s drawer, and many forgot what pieces were buried at the back of our once...

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Olga Anderson - Dressing to Network: Elevate your Presence

Katie.Dix / 28 Jun 2021

Olga Anderson - Dressing to Network: Elevate your Presence

Dressing to Network: Elevate your Presence SEO – Networking is vital in securing business. Here we explain how best to dress for these events. Read more… What to wear to a networking event is something that many of us must consider at some point in our professional career. Giving...

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Women shy away from senior finance careers

Katie.Dix / 28 Jun 2021

Women shy away from senior finance careers

Mark Freed was recently quoted in an article featured in the Financial Times, originally published on 20th June 2021. The article, Why Women Shy Away From Senior Finance Careers, discusses workplace stereotypes that impact women's careers.  The dearth of senior women in finance embarrasses not only fintechs eager...

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Olga Anderson - Dress for the Position You Want, Act Like You Already Have It

Katie.Dix / 25 May 2021

Olga Anderson - Dress for the Position You Want, Act Like You Already Have It

Dress for the Position You Want, Act Like You Already Have It Dressing for the position you want and acting like you already have it is the clear-cut method of making you a frontrunner for promotion.  Navigating the world of business can be tough, especially when you’re...

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E2W Membership - Why join us?

Katie.Dix / 18 May 2021

E2W Membership - Why join us?

Our aim is to help you succeed in your career aspirations, whatever they may be.  We have built a growing, supportive community where women can learn from, and be motivated by each other.  Together, with the tangible benefits of newsletters and events, we provide you with the...

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Meike Bliebenicht - How to…Neurodiversity

Katie.Dix / 11 May 2021

Meike Bliebenicht - How to…Neurodiversity

Meike Bliebenicht, Neurodiversity Campaigner | 2020 Leader of Diversity Initiative of the Year | 2019 Role Model of the Year | Multi-Asset Investing Friend of E2W Meike, hosted an insightful virtual workshop for us back in March on the subject of, Neurodiversity: Diverse Minds at Work. Members of E2W...

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E2W Coaching Partner Kat Hutchings: Are you shrinking to fit in?

Katie.Dix / 10 May 2021

E2W Coaching Partner Kat Hutchings: Are you shrinking to fit in?

About: Kat is a Career Coach who works with successful, driven professionals to identify their perfect-fit next career move and build high performance teams through authentic leadership. Kat has held various leadership roles in Financial Services and has latterly developed her coaching practice over the last 4 years, working with leaders...

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The Young Women’s Trust, new Research Centre

Tina.Freed / 04 May 2021

The Young Women’s Trust, new Research Centre

We're delighted to share the Young Women's Trust, new Research Centre with our members! The Young Women'sTrust is committed to raising young women’s voices, and their new Research Centre puts young women’s experiences at the heart of their work. The online...

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Olga Anderson - Dress to Be Seen, Not Overlooked

Katie.Dix / 30 Apr 2021

Olga Anderson - Dress to Be Seen, Not Overlooked

Article: Communicating You: Dress to Be Seen, Not Overlooked Following fashion suggests a desire to blend in with the crowd. If, on the other hand, you make up your own rules, being seen and being remembered for your unique personal style is an important step in communicating who you are...

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The Gender Pay Gap in the Legal, Financial and Professional Sectors - Call for research participants

Katie.Dix / 21 Apr 2021

The Gender Pay Gap in the Legal, Financial and Professional Sectors - Call for research participants

The Gender Pay Gap in the Legal, Financial and Professional Sectors - Call for research participants Friend of E2W Jack Daly is undertaking Postgraduate Research at Centre for Employment Relations, Innovation and Change Leeds University Business School into closing the gender pay gap in Legal, Financial and Professional sectors...

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How do you build resilience in the system architecture?

Katie.Dix / 14 Apr 2021

How do you build resilience in the system architecture?

How do you build resilience in the system architecture? Answer.………………Through Failure, Freedom and Chaos! Think about designing and operationalizing a system which has resilience as a central theme. Will the system work under stress? Will it be able to bear the burden? Will...

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Recruiting Diverse Talent

Mark.Freed / 31 Mar 2021

Recruiting Diverse Talent

Recruiting Diverse Talent – A Case Study “It is the diversity of our people – whose varied skill sets, backgrounds and cultures shape our outlook – that means we are able to explore unique avenues and uncover opportunities unseen by others in our industry.” Charles Brooks, Head of...

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E2W Coach Zoë Copley - Leaders Listen Up

Katie.Dix / 31 Mar 2021

E2W Coach Zoë Copley - Leaders Listen Up

We are delighted to introduce you to our newest coaching partner, Zoë Copley. Zoë focuses on enhancing clarity, impact and wellbeing with her clients. You can book your free introductory call with Zoë, to understand how she can support you with her coaching...

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