mentors

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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…

Santander partners with Cause4 to launch mentoring programme for female entrepreneurs

Santander has launched the Breakthrough Women in Business (WiB) Programme, a mentoring scheme for the next generation of female UK entrepreneurs in association with social enterprise Cause4. The Women in Business Programme 2017 will support 30 female entrepreneurs and match them with female mentors who are running successful businesses. Sue Douthwaite, ‎Managing Director, Santander Business, said: This…

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Movers and Shakers | Miranda Brawn

Miranda is the founder of The Miranda Brawn Diversity Leadership Foundation which aims to help Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) future leaders while increasing race diversity & equality in Britain. The foundation provides opportunities and incentives via diversity lectures and scholarships alongside funding, work experience and mentoring. Briefly describe your current job responsibilities. I do…