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A Mentor Could Change Your Life – Get Matched | Jessica Huie MBE

We do not all begin at the starting line in life. That’s a fact. I think we all know and accept that our circumstances and background dictate our life opportunities, just as much as our qualifications and experience. So on National Mentoring Day, my colleagues and I introduced Connect Mentors into the world. It’s an online…

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PRECIOUS Nights at the British Library | March edition

Join us at our monthly PRECIOUS Networking event in partnership with the British Library. The PRECIOUS Awards was founded in 2007 to celebrate and applaud the professional achievements of women of colour in the UK. The organisation has a dynamic and passionate following, gained over eleven years of bringing brilliant women into the spotlight and…

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Movers and Shakers | Tash Pennant | Tash Pennant Consultancy

Tash launched Tash Pennant Consultancy a company that helps people connect with brands and organisations from the inside out. The business specialises in internal communications and employee engagement. www.tashpennant.co.uk What drove you to start your own business? I always wanted to own my own business, it was an aspiration of mine. What was your career path…

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UK Parliament appoints artist to explore impact of race relations laws on local communities

Artist Scarlett Crawford has been appointed by the UK Parliament for a new project entitled First Waves: Exploring the impact of race relations legislation in the UK. Over the course of her residency, she will work with six partner organisations across the country – including the University of Leeds and the Glasgow Women’s Library –…