2016 NatWest Everywoman Awards – Open for Entries

Now in its fourteenth year, the NatWest every woman Awards has launched its 2016 nomination drive. The NatWest everywoman Awards are free to enter and individuals can be nominated or can enter themselves at https://www.everywoman.com/award/2016-natwest-everywoman-awards by 4 July 2016. The Award categories are: ARTEMIS - Awarded to the most inspirational woman running a business which has been trading for… Read full story

Cast Your Vote For The 2016 Women’s Sport Trust #BeAGameChanger Awards

The public voting has opened for the 2016 #BeAGameChangerAwards organised by the Women’s Sport Trust.  The awards, now in their second year, are designed to showcase the incredible talent from across women’s sport, and to highlight the need for media, sponsors and the public to invest at all levels. An expert panel of leading influencers… Read full story

2016 Baileys Women’s Prize for Fiction – Longlist Announced

Many congratulations to the authors who have made the longlist The longlisted books are as follows: Kate Atkinson: A God in Ruins Shirley Barrett: Rush Oh! Cynthia Bond: Ruby Geraldine Brooks: The Secret Chord Becky Chambers: The Long Way to a Small, Angry Planet Jackie Copleton: A Dictionary of Mutual Understanding Rachel Elliott: Whispers Through a Megaphone… Read full story

2016 FDM everywoman in Technology Awards – Finalists Announced

The finalists haven announced for the annual FDM everywoman in Technology Awards in association with techUK. These women have been selected from a field of hundreds of applicants, chosen by a panel of senior technology leaders against criteria including career achievement, future potential and their commitment to supporting others in the industry. The winners will… Read full story

New Guidance To Help Companies Attract And Retain More Women Into STEM Roles

The Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) and Prospect, the union for professionals, with many members in the in the science and engineering sectors, have launched new practical guidance, Progressing Women in STEM Roles, to support employers working in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths) related industries in taking action to improve their gender diversity and inclusion. The new… Read full story

2015 Specsavers everywoman In Retail Ambassadors Announced

  The 2015 Specsavers everywoman in Retail Ambassadors have been announced. The 2015 Specsavers everywoman in Retail Ambassadors are: Negar Bagherzadeh,Senior Manager Business Applications, Gap inc,from North London, chosen as the 2015 Retail Ambassador of the Year Gillian Baird, Store Manager,Asda, based in Birmingham   Lorna Billinge, Vice President of Global QA and Supply Chain Operations,QVC, from Liverpool Clare Blampied, Managing Director,Sacla UK Limited, from Beaconsfield… Read full story

Finalists In The 2015 NatWest everywoman Awards Announced

The finalists  in the 2015 NatWest everywoman Awards have been announced. The winners of the six categories will be announced on Wednesday 2nd December at The Dorchester Hotel and a further three will be unveiled on the day: The Spirit of everywoman Award will honour a woman whose pioneering contribution has changed the landscape for women in business. Previous winners have… Read full story

The 2015 European Diversity Awards – Shortlist Revealed

The 2015 European Diversity Awards shortlist has been announced.  The winners will be revealed on 30th September 2015.  The shortlist is as follows: BARCLAYS – CAMPAIGNER OF THE YEAR Jack Monroe – Poverty Juno Roche – Trans Rights Karen Ingala Smith – Domestic & Sexual Violence Liam Hackett – Ditch The Label Louisa Symington-Mills – CityMother… Read full story

Nadine Koutcher Crowned BBC Cardiff Singer Of The World 2015

32 year old Nadine Koutcher from Belarus has won BBC Cardiff Singer of the World 2015, receiving a £15,000 prize and the Cardiff trophy from the competition’s patron, Dame Kiri Te Kanawa At the final, held on Sunday 21 June at St David’s Hall, Cardiff, Nadine performed Mozart’s Die Entführung aus dem Serail, Rimsky-Korsakov’s The… Read full story

The First Women Awards – Winners Announced

The winners of the First Women Awards, created by Real Business and supported by the CBI, have been announced. The full list of winners is as follows: First Women of Engineering – Dawn Ohlson, Thales First Women of Manufacturing – Sarah Brown, Pai Skincare First Women of Tourism & Leisure – Anabel Fielding, Quintessentially Events… Read full story