March2017

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Women of colour owned hair and beauty brands set for recognition

Women of colour have long been underrepresented in the hair and beauty industry.  Whether through a lack of recognition for women who have launched products and services or the lack of availability of products to suit our skin tones. The industry is now witnessing a revolution, where scores of women of colour are launching products and…

Event | The Business of being Creative

The world of female entrepreneurship is rich in diversity and creativity; to celebrate this our next networking event places the spotlight on women who have started and grown a business in the creative industries. Whether you are thinking of starting a business, have just started up or are looking to grow, join us and our…

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Movers and Shakers | Brenda Gabriel | Biz Gamechanger Publicity

  We continue our series of profiles putting the spotlight on the lives of women of colour in business, leadership and work. Brenda Gabriel is a publicist for Generation X female disruptors, visionary entrepreneurs and organisations who want to increase their authority, and establish themselves as experts and make a difference in the world. She…

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Where are all the interracial couples on greeting cards? | Tineka Smith

The media has long been blamed for perpetuating discrimination of the kind that leaves anyone who isn’t male and white at a social disadvantage.  Despite big changes to policy and corporate best practice, modern life and the design vessels used to communicate sentiment continue to bear the legacy of that discrimination. Design – from architecture…