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Report calls for more action to improve female pipeline in energy industry

Report calls for more action to improve female pipeline in energy industry

Just 5% of executive board seats in the energy industry are currently held by women while 61% of leadership boards have no women present at all, according to a new report. …

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Women 'happier in cooperative work environment'

Women 'happier in cooperative work environment'

Women are more comfortable than men in a working environment that involves teamwork, according to a new study.…

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Women 'reluctant to promote their achievements'

Women 'reluctant to promote their achievements'

Women have the skills they need to climb up the career ladder, but are often failing to capitalise on them due to not wanting to promote their achievements, according to a new study from Bizas Coaching & Consulting Ltd.…

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Part-time jobs harder to find in London, says report

Part-time jobs harder to find in London, says report

Part-time jobs are less easy to find in London resulting in women being less likely to be in jobs in the capital than elsewhere in the UK, according to a new study.…

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Women have seen smaller wage falls than men in the recession, says IFS

Women have seen smaller wage falls than men in the recession, says IFS

Women, older workers and the lowpaid have seen smaller real wage falls than men, younger workers and those on higher pay since the recession as earnings inequality has narrowed, according to a report by the Institute of Fiscal Studies.…

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