YFactor 2019!

YFactor 2019!

This is a recap of my attendance at #YFactor2019 and not paid advertising. It is a truth, sometimes unacknowledged, that large groups of women are, sometimes, a little scary to other women. The tropes are rife in social media. The backlash is strong when a woman...

Dancing with Imposter Syndrome

“it’s hard to dance with a devil on your back, so shake him off’  Florence and the Machine – Lyrics from “Shake It Off”  We have a name for it now.  That feeling of inadequacy and the doom that shrouds us when we consider ourselves, particularly in...

Adversity also means Opportunity

WORDS OF BEK I was to have travelled to India to speak at the Women’s Economic Forum (WEF) 2019. It is a conference where women (and men) come together to exchange ideas in the hope that sharing experience, knowledge and networks can support economic and personal...

Are You a Superwoman – Part 4

The final installment of our blog series where we have been dissecting the idea of the superwoman.  The last category for judging is upon you. By now I hope you realise that you are doing well just making it through each day!  You are doing the best you can and that...

Top 10 Women to Watch 2019

Being given the title of “Woman to Watch” is kind of daunting. I have had some time to get used to the idea, and I have seen the amazing women be really proud of the achievement they have made, an I wonder why I haven’t really made much of a fuss in mentioning it....