Peterborough ladies ‘wow’ judges in face-to-face interviews

PETERBOROUGH’s finest businesswomen were put through their paces by city judges tasked with choosing the winners of the inaugural Women Leaders awards.Judges gathered to grill the finalists at the city’s football club on September 13 ahead of the prestigious awards event in November. They interviewed experts in categories ranging from Public Services to Creative Industries, as well as finding a…

PETERBOROUGH has been shortlisted

PETERBOROUGH’s most impressive businesswomen have been selected as finalists for a brand new event celebrating the successful women in the city. Judges spent hours hand picking the shortlist for Women Leaders finalists ahead of its awards night in November. Despite being its inaugural year in Peterborough, founder Jan Flawn CBE has been blown away by…

HUNDREDS of ambitious applicants applied for Women Leaders this year and now a team of dedicated judges have picked your finalists. With categories ranging from Creative Industries to Uniformed Services, close calls were made for the overwhelming amount of strong nominations received this year. Women Leaders founder, Jan Flawn CBE, said: “Having completed our shortlisting…

MK Innovates arrives at centre:mk

CHILDREN jumped head first into a world of robots, space rockets and augmented reality when MK Innovates arrived at centre:mk today. Industry experts were on hand to encourage kids to carve a career in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics at a festival in honour of Milton Keynes’ 50th birthday.   An intergalactic Dalek managed to upstage special guests MK…

What makes someone inspirational?

“Leadership is not about a title or a designation. It’s about impact, influence and inspiration. Impact involves getting results, influence is about spreading the passion you have for your work, and you have to inspire team-mates and customers” Nothing beats hearing stories of the everyday person who has achieved something extraordinary against the odds, writes Giulia…

Women Leaders winners become First Women finalists

First Women is a national organisation which was launched in 2005 to bring together trailblazing women in business and public service.  Women Leaders is delighted to announce our founder Jan Flawn and three of our 2016 winners are finalists for this year’s First Women awards. Clare Wood, Head of Development and Communications at MK Gallery, is in the…