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PRECIOUS Nights at the British Library | September Edition

Come and join us for the September edition of our monthly PRECIOUS Nights at the British Library networking event for women of colour in business. PRECIOUS Nights are a golden opportunity to hear previous PRECIOUS Awards winners share insights about their business journey, give tips and be a source of inspiration. The evening is also a great…

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Movers and Shakers | Mariatu Turay | Founder, Gitas Portal

Continuing our series of profiles of women of colour making their mark in business and across industry. Mariatu Turay is the founder of Gitas Portal, a mid-market, luxury brand, known for its clever use of African wax prints to create sophisticated, feminine and beautiful styles. The brand is not just about beautiful quality clothes, but promotes a positive image and…

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Hay House UK launches initiative to attract more writers of colour

Inspired by the work of their author, the entrepreneur and influencer Jessica Huie, and excited by other diversity initiatives in the publishing industry, Hay House UK has launched an initiative to attract more writers of colour. ‘Diverse Wisdom’ will roll out a programme of events and opportunities, starting with a competition for aspiring authors of colour…

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Lisa Bent | Inside Out | The Universe Has Your Back…

So this month’s column is a little different. I am going to share snippets of my thoughts, journal and Facebook posts from the last two weeks because sometimes, I think a point needs more life to serve better. So… Tues 24th July I was honoured to host the first PRECIOUS Lifestyle Awards at Google HQ in London….