Lord Davies

A workforce in waiting

June 10, 2013 | comments

The Women’s Business Council, chaired by Ruby McGregor Smith, is the latest body to produce a report which challenges government and business to address the shortfall in women in the workplace.  The wide ranging report offers some powerful statistics on the potential growth opportunity were female talent to be better utilised in the UK.

In case you haven’t seen the report here are some of the key take-outs:

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A workforce in waiting

Lies, Damned Lies and Statistics

January 28, 2013 | comments

As we approach two years since the publication of the Lord Davies report, it’s perhaps a good time to reflect on what progress has been made. Assessing progress can, of course, take several forms but I‘m first of all going to try and stick to a numbers game and see what kind of picture that creates for the representation of women on UK Boards.

 

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Lies, Damned Lies and Statistics

Correcting the mistakes of the past

January 10, 2013 | comments

Happy New Year everyone. hope you all enjoyed the break and are settling back into 2013. With so much going on at Talking Talent right now we are approaching 2013 with a real sense of anticipation.

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Correcting the mistakes of the past