New Book Features Diversity and Inclusion Expert

New Book Features Diversity and Inclusion Expert

An award-winning, Shropshire based Diversity and Inclusion consultant has been featured in a book which captures the stories of inspirational women in business, who are all role models. Teresa Boughey, CEO and founder of Jungle HR and Jungle Diversity has contributed a chapter about her business journey, her challenges, achievements and top tips for the book ‘I am a Woman Who’. The book has been compiled by Sandra Garlick, Founder of Woman Who Achieves Awards and Woman Who Inspires Network which now operates in partnership with the Federation of Small Businesses (FSB). (more…)...
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How Positive Male Role Models can Make a Difference

How Positive Male Role Models can Make a Difference

Today is International Men's Day and the theme this year is Positive Male Role Models In my book ‘Closing the Gap – 5 Steps to Creating an Inclusive Workplace Culture’ I talk about the importance of Male Ambassadors in championing and supporting a diverse organisation and becoming an ally to others. An ally is someone interested in advocating for the rights of others, someone who wants to support and improve the outcomes for those who are perhaps in the minority within the workplace or underrepresented within certain roles. (more…)...
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Free Business Tools to help Organisations Create a Diverse Culture

Free Business Tools to help Organisations Create a Diverse Culture

An award-winning consultancy has launched a free on line tool and workshop to help companies really understand where they are currently stand in terms of their diversity and inclusivity journey and what additional steps they might need to take to improve their organisational culture. Jungle Diversity, part of the Jungle HR group, is on a mission to help 10,000 companies improve the diversity of their workforce. It has devised the tribe5 Diversity Accelerator™ Methodology which includes a range of tools, workshops and a book to assist HR directors and Board Directors get to grips with this important issue. (more…)...
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Shame on Disney for Smashing the Glass Slipper

Shame on Disney for Smashing the Glass Slipper

I took my granddaughter (7), to the cinema over the weekend. It was a rare and pleasant opportunity for the two of us to spend some quality time together. We chose a film, Hotel Transylvania 3, purchased the tickets and our popcorn, and made our way to the cinema screen. We were comfortably seated as the lights dimmed and trailers commenced for the exciting a preview of films to come. This part for me is almost as exciting as a film.  It provides an opportunity to see what new films are coming out, and often it's during these film trailers that we make plans for future cinema visits. (more…)...
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Poldark Actress Questions Gender Pay Gap

Poldark Actress Questions Gender Pay Gap

OK... I love watching Poldark! Equally so does my husband, my friends and my mother and father-in law. Yet even this addictive Sunday night viewing doesn’t seem to be unscathed from the ever-increasing diversity and gender gap debates. On screen of late, Demelza Poldark appears to be holding the fort in Cornwall, running the mining business as well as running the home and being mother to two. She is also seen positively influencing important wealthy dignitaries for her husband as he takes up his seat in as an MP in Westminster. (more…)...
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