October 2017

The Global Supplier Diversity Alliance provides a unique collaborative and effective global supplier diversity platform representing international supplier diversity advocacy organisations in five countries: Australia: Supply Nation Canada: Canadian Aboriginal & Minority Supplier Council (CAMSC) China: Minority Supplier Development in China (MSDChina) South Africa: South African Supplier...

You are going to get hit with unreasonable demands from employers — or recruiters who work on behalf of employers — and you have to be ready for them. If you aren't prepared to handle these unreasonable demands, you're likely to say "Yes!" and agree to something you shouldn't. That's a...

Gartner Symposium is currently under way in Orlando, and the company has identified a top ten strategic technology trends for the year ahead. Gartner defines “strategic” as those technologies that will have significant disruptive potential over the next five years.” Here is a summary of the trends: 1....

Digital business is being invented on the fly. Unfortunately there’s no pre-cut pattern for 21st-century business. In an environment without precedent, the unique competitive differentiator for enterprises will be unknown, and difficult to predict or even reliably test. Technology has created the digital business and social...

Curated by Creative Entrepreneurs, this three-part course will cover several essential aspects of setting up a creative business: how to network effectively, legal basics, and finance. Through seminar discussions led by experts and hands-on activities, participants will learn the skills and knowledge they need to begin...

HR has a key role in preventing discrimination against transgender people. Jennie Kermode, author of a new book on transgender people in the workplace, gives six tips on making the workplace more inclusive. A recent survey by job board Totaljobs found that 43% of transgender people actively look...

Cyber security is no longer just a technology issue, it is a business one too.Gone are the days when companies could pass the headaches of cyber security to the IT department, as it has become more of a business issue too. This is especially important...

As part of Skills for Londoners, the Mayor’s Digital Talent Programme is investing £7m to help young people get the right skills to fill a growing number of digital, creative and technology jobs. It will: inspire young people to join the tech workforce bring together educators with industry fund new...

The The Apollo Project is a global cross-sector initiative for businesses and organisations of all sizes, which provides the practical tools needed to better embed more inclusive workplace practices and cultures to promote meritocracy.  The Apollo Project seeks out and awards ground-breaking initiatives and examples...

PLEASE NOTE THIS SIGNATURE EVENT IS FOR ADVOCATES AND THEIR GUESTS. NOT AN ADVOCATE? JOIN HERE.Join us for a lively interactive evening of networking, inspiration and transformational executive coaching in the stunning location of The Royal Institute of British Architects. Proudly sponsored by Concur, Facebook, Tyche Leadership...