19 Jan 2017
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Luke Lofthouse - Helpdesk Sodexo

How can we keep Gen Y talent in the business when all they want to do is explore the world?

A common perception about people from generation Y is that they have wanderlust and can’t stick to one job or company for any significant amounts of time. For some organisations this can lead to a lack of development of younger talented staff which then drives them to look for stimuli and development elsewhere.

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13 Jan 2017
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Is a 50/50 split really gender balance?

Scottish Parliament launched plans last week to introduce legislation requiring the boards of public bodies should be 50/50 men and women. Underneath last Friday’s article in The Scotsman there were a lot of reader comments critical of the plans in terms of talent drain. While we should always take reader comments with a big pinch […]

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07 Dec 2016
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Aritha Wickramasinghe podcast

Ahead of the Sodexo D&I winter networking event in London, Pride network co-chair Jon Norie talked to guest speaker Aritha Wickramasinghe about his career and his pro-bono work promoting LGBT rights. Prior to becoming a finance lawyer, Sri Lankan citizen Aritha worked at the Chambers of the United Nations International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda in Tanzania. Aritha is currently […]

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18 Nov 2016
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International Men’s Day – why we should stop saying ‘man up’

Did you know 19 November is International Men’s Day? Every year its profile is growing, and provides an opportunity for us to focus on improving gender relations, promoting gender equality, and shine a light on men’s and boy’s health. The theme for this years’ International Men’s Day is ‘Stop Male Suicide’.

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09 Nov 2016
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Izzy Christiansen

Izzy Christiansen podcast

Women’s PFA Players’ Player of the Year winner Izzy Christiansen talks about her career in professional football. The Manchester City and England midfielder tells Women Work member Morag Kent about winning ‘the double’ this season, turning pro, her health and fitness regime and the future of women’s football. Listen to this podcast below, on iTunes […]

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