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34 obstacles women face to become CEO

In their 2014 Leadership Quarterly paper (Vol 25 Issue 2 pp 245-266 – sorry it’s behind a paywall), Terrance Fitzsimmons et al reported on the causes and timing of gender disparity in CEO roles (eg 55% of women are tertiary qualified, only 3% of CEOs are women). 1,501 more words


Its been a long week

This has probably been one of the longest weeks in my life!  Its has been a while since I have lived alone so when my other half goes away for work for the week and me now being un-employed I started to experience a very strange emotional roller coaster.  131 more words

Love ?

“If you love someone, make them independent. Not dependent.”


The shift is on

At various points in the referendum campaign, I’ve felt the sands begin to shift. At the turn of the year, as folk looked ahead in a spirit of optimism and renewal, some clearly made their minds up and the polls registered an upturn in favour of Yes. 1,344 more words

Political Witterings

On Merdeka (Malaysia's Independence)

By Animah Kosai

Merdeka. Independence. Freedom. Liberty.

Such beautiful, affirming words. As humans, we all strive for freedom. And yet, human fears and ego strips it away from ourselves. 369 more words

Wales Takes Note of Vote - NYTimes.com

As Scots Weigh Independence, Wales Takes Note – NYTimes.com.

“CAERNARFON, Wales — Twm Morys was boiling carrots for his children when he momentarily stopped to recite a 15th-century battle chant in Welsh. 352 more words