March2016

Rasheed Ogunlaru – Coach on the Couch – May

Dear Rasheed, I would appreciate your advise. I have a business making natural hair products. I made my first products in my kitchen eight years ago and things have been going well,  but for the last year or so I have been looking for an opportunity to step up the brand. Recently, a huge American…

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Movers and Shakers |Thembi Watt |Project Manager |Public Health England

Thembi Watt is Project Manager, Diverse and Talented Workforce (DTW) at Public Health England, an executive agency of the Department of Health. The organisation was formed in April 2013 with a remit to ‘protect and improve the nation’s health and wellbeing and reduce health inequalities’. Tell us about your current job role. Within my current role I am the Project…

The six most common leadership traps | Shweta Jhajharia

As a business leader, you’re in a position of high visibility and you set the tone for the rest of the organisation. Your employees look to you for guidance and support. Therefore, it’s important to arm yourself with the right tools and skills to be the leader your business deserves.Effective leadership is one of the…

Movers and Shakers | Cynthia V Davis | CEO, BAME Recruitment Ltd

Continuing our series profiling women making their mark in the world of business. Cynthia V Davis is founder of BAME Recruitment, a recruitment and consultancy service that is dedicated to achieving highly effective diverse candidate attraction and strategies. BAME Recruitment seeks to provide organisations with highly skilled diverse talent, as well as the strategies to allow…