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After 2 Years : Self-Aware PLCs At The Very Least #WOB

Posted on February 6, 2013 at 5:10 PM

There's something lurking in the UK in the depths of darkest February - and it isn't just the prospect of more testing weather.


The second anniversary of the launch of the review by Lord Davies on the lack of women in the boardrooms of our plcs is almost upon us. It was February 24, 2011 when the UK government first launched its initiative to try and uncover why women are so under-represented there, and to do something about it. (On February 7 that year, in anticipation, thi...

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Women At Executive Level : The Real UK PLC Challenge

Posted on March 13, 2012 at 4:50 PM

Before we get carried away with celebrating our new 'culture of change' in the UK, a reminder. Women represent just 6.6% of executive roles in UK plc, and that increased figure reflects only two appointments in the past 15 months. There are, of course, a whole host of reasons behind this pathetic statistic.


The Female FTSE Report by the Cranfield School of Ma...

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