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Winners announced for 15th Annual PRECIOUS Awards

It was celebrations all round as guests gathered to celebrate the 2021 Precious Awards finalists and winners. Now in its fifteenth year, The Precious Awards – founded by Foluke Akinlose MBE – acknowledges the achievements of women of colour in business. The Awards recognise exceptional determination, innovation, entrepreneurial skills, and talent across multiple categories and…

Mover and Shaker | Claudine Adeyemi | Associate, Mishcon de Reya & Founder & CEO of The Student Development Co. CIC

Claudine is founder and CEO of The Student Development Co. CIC,  a non-profit organisation which aims to provide career related support and advice to 16-24 year olds from less privileged backgrounds who are or have recently finished studying.  She is also an Associate in the Real Estate Dispute Resolution team at legal firm Mishcon de Reya. Briefly describe…

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What does leadership mean to you? | Funke Abimbola

Leadership is a matter of influence. I first realised this in a profound way when I was growing up in Nigeria. I am the eldest child in our family (as was my father) and come from a high-achieving Nigerian background. Anyone from a similar background will fully appreciate the weight of responsibility that goes with…