Gender equality

Employing & managing staff

What the Equality Act means for employers

What is the Equality Act and how does it affect your business? Katie Maguire explains what the Act means for your small business


Closing the gender gap: more women are showing interest in male-dominated courses

New research reveals that more women are researching courses which are typically male-dominated, hinting at a decline in gender splits.


Gender balanced management teams create better performing employees

Sodexo has found teams managed by a balanced mix of gender is more successful across a range of measurements including employee engagement and health and safety.

Business management

How can UK companies tackle gender bias in 2018?

Freddie Alves, managing director, Talking Talent, explores the notion of gender parity and how businesses can tackle the gender bias in 2018.


Gender equality won’t be achieved unless businesses take action

Three in five employers say gender equality won’t be achieved unless businesses take action, as Young Women's Trust launches new research.


Is there a gender split between the most powerful CEOs?

Does being a man or women affect your career? Research into the Fortune 1000 shows how gender can affect money, success, and their career path.

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5 things every small business owner needs to know before starting

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What is professional indemnity insurance?

Professional indemnity insurance provides cover if somebody sues your business and they allege that your advice caused financial loss or damaged their brand. It’s not just for accountants and lawyers but for anyone offering a personal service, even web designers

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Benefits of switching to the right business bank account

We've teamed up with the Current Account Switch Service to explain the benefits of switching your business bank account.

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Business Companion: a reliable voice in the misinformation age

Business Companion is a one-stop-shop for accurate and up-to-date legal guidance, whatever sector you’re in — and it’s all completely free