Tech sector lagging behind when it comes to diversity

Technology companies have a long way to go in achieving a diverse workforce as women and ethnic minorities often remain under-represented, particularly in senior positions

Why ovarian cancer needs a higher profile

Underfunded and too often misdiagnosed, ovarian cancer is known as the “silent killer”, yet early diagnosis could save many lives

Why the maritime industry needs more women

Despite greater awareness of the gender imbalance, advancement of women in shipping, particularly at sea, is slow

Financial services missing out by holding women back

While corporate America has been making incredible strides in efforts for gender representation and equality, there is still much to be done in this arena, specifically within the financial services industry

Women at the top are driving crypto evolution

Although the fintech sector is dominated by men, women are staking a claim in emerging cryptocurrencies

Female inventors and gender imbalance in patent applications

Woman inventor concept

Patent holders are usually men as, for a number of reasons, women tend to go unrecognised as inventors

Islamic finance growth means new opportunities for women

As the appeal of Islamic finance continues to grow, more women are seeking opportunities within the sector

Franchising attracting more women and millennials

It’s a sign of a mature franchise industry – an eclectic mix of businesses achieving steady growth and an increasingly diverse group making franchising their route to ownership