19 Jul 2017
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Srebrenica

Remembering Srebrenica podcast

Two Women Work members with a mutual interest in Bosnia and Herzegovina discuss the Remembering Srebrenica charity to mark Srebrenica Memorial Day (11 July). To find out about the 1995 genocide of more than 8,000 Muslim Bosniaks and its consequences on women, Christina Thomson was part of an all-women’s delegation to visit the region having been […]

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14 Jul 2017
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Julie Evans and the voluteers Out & Equal Equality Institute Conference

Meeting Mickey and Minnie whilst Celebrating LGBT

Last week I volunteered to be a steward at the Out and Equal Equality Institute Event, sponsored by Walt Disney and Sodexo at the National Gallery. It was unlike any conference I had ever been to: Where some of the most senior leaders of two very big corporations stood up to discuss LGBT equality within their organisations. Something that I can’t imagine would have ever happened as little as five years ago.

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07 Jul 2017
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Sylvia Metayer and Janine McDowell

Sylvia Metayer and Janine McDowell mentoring podcast

A few years ago CEO Worldwide Corporate Services Sylvia Metayer and CEO Justice UK & Ireland Janine McDowell formed an enduring mentor/mentee relationship through Sodexo. Join Women Work events co-coordinators Lynne Gilchrist and Susan McNeill in conversation with Sylvia and Janine about how they met, what they got out of the relationship and their thoughts on […]

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26 Jun 2017
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Mike Dyer Sodexo Phased Retirement

A staged approach to retirement

Mike Dyer started his career with Sodexo more than 20 years ago as business operations director in Sodexo Healthcare. Since 2015 he has taken on a new role that has allowed him to reduce his hours to three days per week, providing him with an opportunity to pursue interests outside of work as he ultimately prepares for retirement.

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