I’m Not Your Superwoman

By Amy Horton, Chief Product Officer at Talon Outdoor. In the narrative to strive for gender equality, and to promote women’s rightful place in business boardrooms and leadership positions, an unattainable role model of the superwoman seems to have emerged and I don’t think it is helping the sisterhood. If we want more women in … Continue reading I’m Not Your Superwoman

Self-care: why we should be practising it simply

By Sophie Steventon, Insight Executive, OPEN Media. We are constantly hit with a barrage of bad news. Whether on the TV, social media or even chatting to family and friends, scary and upsetting news is being fed to us daily and it is extremely hard to escape it all. Whether we like it or not, … Continue reading Self-care: why we should be practising it simply

National Coming Out Day 2020

When we look back on 2020 in years to come, the first things that spring to mind are likely to revolve around Covid-19 and its fallout: quarantine, endless VC meetings, and the infamous flour and loo roll shortages… I don’t imagine that increasingly inclusive LGBT+ representation in the advertising world would be one of the … Continue reading National Coming Out Day 2020

How we ERADICATE racism

Words: Onyi N. Data Visualisation and Analytics Manager at Global. This piece was first published on Onyi N.'s LinkedIn page on 11th June 2020. This is a long read, so get yourself a cuppa and some biscuits. I recommend digestives, rich teas or perhaps even custard creams if you are feeling really decadent. It’s 3am, … Continue reading How we ERADICATE racism

How to be an LGBTQ+ ally in the workplace

The 2010 Equality Act makes it unlawful to discriminate against employees, job seekers and trainees because of their sexual orientation. Despite this, we continue to see inequality displayed in workplaces across the UK. ‘Straight ally’ is a term used to describe heterosexual people who believe that lesbian, gay and bisexual people should experience full equality … Continue reading How to be an LGBTQ+ ally in the workplace