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Changing your life. Moving on from gender based violence to a free and independent future. Entrepreneurship and Innovation for Women Entrepreneurs. Networking and Support. The Led By Her programme and what it does for women.
Women in Public Leadership. Place and progress of women in local government. Evolution of Local Government. Losing Public Office and Executive Leadership – What similarities in impact between public and corporate.
Lesley Clarke OBE – The Active Role of Women Working in Local Government – How You Can Make a Difference
Women in Local Government – The place of women here and the benefits we can bring to our community. How local government works and what you can do. The practicalities – volunteer, employee or what…
What is means to be a police officer, particularly for a woman – The courage and the challenges, the real life experience of front line policing. Women’s courage and adaptability. Career transition and following your heart.
Visiting Israel, Fernanda and Taci discuss their discoveries about the options and challenges open to women entrepreneurs setting up their businesses there.
Today we are visiting India. Fernanda and Taci tell us about their discoveries about setting up businesses over there and the challenges and opportunities for the women entrepreneurs they met.
My guests today are Fernanda Moura and Taciana Mello, (The Girls on the Road), creators of the Founders Project. Hear about their journey from corporate highflyers to travelling the world in support of Women’s Entrepreneurial Empowerment.
Mexico is where we are heading to today with Fernanda and Taci. Let’s fin dout about the women entrepreneurs there, their businesses and what they faced and the choices available and support offered to set them up.
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James Bargeron – Evolving to Genuine Gender Balance + Challenges in Male Sectors like Oil and Shipping
How can we evolve to true gender balance. What are the additional challenges to working in traditional male sectors. How corporates can make their businesses more motivating to work for.
Assertive communication for effective leadership. The challenges faced by ambitious women and defining the level of leadership development to go to the top.
Brazil is today’s visit by Fernanda and Taci. It is interesting to hear about the different opportunities available for women entrepreneurs (as well as challenges) when setting up their businesses.
What are participatory gender audits and how gender diversity balances and positively impacts both companies and individuals. STEM and future opportunities.
Visiting Japan with ‘The Girls on the Road, discovering about the creativity and dedication of Japanese women entrepreneurs
Women’s Economic Development. Including regions that particularly stand out as being progressive. The work done by the Women’s Economic Forum and impact it has worldwide.
Applied positive psychology and fulfilment as a way of measuring success. Emotional intelligence, the differences between men and women and how this can be an advantage.
Why networks are so important, the different types and how they are useful for specific situations. Start ups – the key factors and transitioning from employee to entrepreneur.
Women’s Strengths, Values and Beliefs – How we can act, react and empower not only ourselves but those around us. Women in Local Government. The Suffrage Pioneers Project .
STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering & Maths) and raising awareness and inspiring the next generation – the importance of role models and the attitude surrounding these sectors right from childhood.
The USA is where The Girls on the Road are headed today. Discover what they found about setting up new businesses and entrepreneurship from their interviews with the dynamic women entrepreneurs there.
What we can do to combat the challenges of being pushed to one side at work as we age. Opportunities for an ageing workforce.
Entrepreneurship, leadership and reinvention, focus and strengths for these. Business strategy and entrepreneurship – monetizing ideas. Multiple revenue streams for greater success.
JoAnn Hamilton – Supporting Female Talent + How Risk and Security Affects Women’s Choices Compared to Men’s
How to support female talent. How risk and security choices differ between men and women. Communities and peer to peer interaction.
Impact of music on us and particularly Alphamusic. The significant positive impact on reducing stress, improving sleep, even managing challenges in our careers.
New Zealand is where Fernanda and Taci are visiting today. Discover the women entrepreneurs they meet and the opportunities for setting up a business there.
What CEOs expect from their teams – the qualities and strengths to manage successfully. Women’s strengths and qualities in business. What the transport industry offers to women.
Rachel Smets – Self Confidence and Stopping Comparisons with Others for Empowerment and Freedom of Choice
Self confidence and where it comes from and whether we can fake it. Comparisons with others and authenticity. Gaining perspective.
Meditation and how we view it. The beneficial effects meditation can have on us, particularly in a professional context. The impact on physical health as well as mental health.
Lebanon is our next visit to discover about women entrepreneurs and the challenges and advantages of setting up a business there. Fernanda and Taci tell us about all they discovered.
Opportunities for women in the creative field. Becoming a writer, how to get published, agents and getting it out there. The role of women in literature and how it has changed.
Joan Michelson – Advancing Women in the World of Sustainability and Energy not just for Women but also for the Planet
Advancing Women in the C-Suite. Women in the Boardroom, gender balance at the top, leadership development and diversity. Women at the top in sustainability and energy. Ecology and sustainable goals.
Corporate and social responsibility for transitioning women into leadership. Pivotal development for the next generation. Ambition and authenticity.
Jules and I will be discussing the benefits and issues of creative careers. Also the double whammy for older women in the performing arts – stereotypes, casting, producers, screenwriters…
Visiting Rwanda today with the Girls on the Road, hearing about their discoveries there. Fernanda and Taci discuss the women entrepreneurs, their businesses and the challenges, opportunites and advantages they have.
Whitney Buchanan – How Freedom of Speech, Human Rights and Religious Tolerance support Women’s Empowerment
Human rights and religious tolerance. Progress linked to freedom of speech and women’s empowerment. Differences between Middle East and West and the values and opportunities we learn from each other.
Young Women as Changemakers + How We Can Shape Our Future. Reform, progress and change, particularly for women. Human Rights, anti-slavery and humanitarian work. How women can change the way of the world.
Transmitting knowledge and expertise through the generations. Differences in mindset across the generations. Challenges faced by ambitious women, how to work successfully and stay nice!
Didi Ananda Rashmika and Anna Letitia Cook will be discussing what inner success is and how it relates to outer success, balance and happiness.
In support of ‘Mujer Despierta’…
Women working in very male sectors – do we have to behave like clones or can we retain authenticity. Differences between very industrial and luxury retail sectors.
Financial Freedom and its impact on Women’s Empowerment. Balance between wealth and fulfilment. Who makes the best money-making decisions – and in all this, what about authenticity?
Alexis Costello – What is Empowerment without Mind-Body Health + What Specialized Kinesiology can do for Women
The importance of mind-body health in empowerment. Physical health’s benefits on our mindset and emotions and how this positively impacts our professional life and career
We are visiting Germany today with Fernanda and Taci. Hear about the discoveries of women entrepreneurs, their challenges, advantages and opportunities when creating a business in Germany.
Today we are visiting Portugal with The Girls on the Road to hear about the environment for creating a business there and the challenges and advantages for their women entrepreneurs.
Groundbreaking work in film and tv. Docmentaries, Docu-dramas and Women in the industry. Attitude towards women and the opportunities for them in film and tv. Change management.
Philip Carr-Gomm – Creativity, Respect and Open-Mindedness – Values of Other Cultures, such as Druidry
Creativity, respect and openmindedness and the importance of this for women. Other cultures and how their values can help in today’s world. Psychology and psychotherapy – destressing, energising, meditation and peace of mind.
How and why cognitive therapy and nlp can help us. Empowering older women entrepreneurs. Additional challenges surrounding the menopause. Becoming an entrepreneur at 50+.
What do CEOs look for in senior managers? How to establish high-level corporate leadership for gender equality and women on boards and the advantages they bring.
Didi Ananda Rashmika and Anna Letitia Cook will be discussing how ideals can become imposed on us and how we can manage this.