A Pledge for Parity – International Women’s Day speech for InterNations, Brussels

IWD is a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. The day also marks a call to action for accelerating gender parity.  IWD has been observed since the early 1900′s – a time of great expansion and turbulence in the industrialised world that saw booming population growth and the rise ...

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IN THE PRESS: Why women can’t cope with stress…or at least, not as well as men.

  Click to read article at the Daily Mail

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How to Bring Balance to Boardrooms and Beyond

Traditional eastern philosophies explain that in nature all matter consists of feminine (ying) and masculine (yang) energy that change in balance with each other.   If we apply this to modern day society our corporate organisations are predominantly yang and not balanced with ying energy.  As a result we are experiencing a global preponderance of masculine ...

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Having it All as a Man

You thought that men already had it all? Well no, not really. Many men are operating on the manual given to him by his grandfather, which exhorted that he should push, strive, work hard and provide for his family. As a child he was unlikely to have guidance around giving value to the joys of ...

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Having it all as a Woman

International Women’s Day will be celebrated all around the world on 8th March 2015 – acknowledging the achievements of women and calling for greater equality. This year the theme is Make It Happen. When women come together, support each other and believe in ourselves, we do make things happen. We have demonstrated this since International Women’s ...

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