“There’s been a very incremental approach to encouraging diverse thinking and new ways of working. We need a wholesale set of changes. Companies need to start assessing people on results, not hours worked and really encourage people to believe in what they are doing.”
Interview with Bidemi Zakariyau : Entrepreneur & PR strategist
“Character is very important in business. It sets the tone for how your business operates including demonstrating respect at every opportunity and taking responsibility for your actions”.
Interview with Mutesi Rose: Young Women’s Empowerment Mentor
“Positive self talk can help to keep one focused on the right things. Using the right language is powerful and I don’t underestimate the effect of such positive talk.’’
Interview with Maureen Nkandu: International Journalist and Communications Expert
“I don’t wait for what’s due to me to fall on my laps. I go for what I want if it’s worth the chase and to get what I feel is valuable to my life”.
Interview with Jane Atkinson: Professional speaker Coach
“If you have a message you are trying to convey, wrap it in a story so that people will become more engaged and remember it’’.
Interview with Emma Judge: International development professional
“Aiming for the top is the wrong goal. Aim for finding work you love and are passionate about and you will reach the top if you are true to what you believe in.’’
Interview with Anita Bruzzese: Workplace expert
“When you help an organization stand out, your own career will benefit. Being polite and professional is critical for working well with others as you move up’’
Interview with Rania Habiby Anderson: Author & Global Speaker
“If you are committed to having a social impact and keep that front and center in your heart and mind, you’ll find many ways to do so.”
Interview with Lindiwe Sadza: Communications Specialist & Leadership Trainer
“Women should be more willing to take risks in order to create a new style of leadership that works for them… not try to emulate men.”
Interview with Esther Stanhope: Broadcaster, Speaker & Impact Coach
“You need to step outside your comfort zone and shut out the voice of doubt. You owe it to yourself and other women to get out there and go for it”