November 25, 2016

WeAreTech: Women Conference 2016 | In Pictures

WeAreTechnology, the technology arm of WeAreTheCity, hosted its first full-day WeAreTech: Women conference for female technologists. Over 200 women in technology descended on Barclays, One Churchill Place, Canary Wharf on 23 November to broaden their technology horizons, learn new skills and build their technology networks. Throughout the day, attendees heard...
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A guide to: Shared Parental Leave

Shared Parental Leave (SPL) allows parents in the UK to share up to 39 weeks’ pay and up to 52 weeks’ leave. Parents can choose to take up to six months off work at the same time or stagger their leave so that there is always someone to care for...
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Network Spotlight: Women in Banking and Finance

Tell us a little bit about your network (inc when you were founded and why, how many members, who leads the network, anything on your committees? In 1980, a pioneering group started Women in Banking and Finance and began championing the role of women in the banking and finance industry....
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Work Etiquette: Should co-workers be friends on Facebook?

Instant Offices take a look into Facebook friend culture in the workplace. Should we be friends on Facebook? It’s a question many of us don’t know how to answer when it comes to bosses, colleagues and other professional contacts.  But with more than one billion people active on Facebook it’s inevitable...
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