A global woman – Interview with Mirela Sula

A global woman – Interview with Mirela Sula

Author, international speaker, journalist, publisher, trainer and psychologist. Mirela Sula is the creator and co-founder of Migrant Woman Limited, and Publisher of Global Woman.co magazine, empowering and connecting women around the world. She grew up in Albania when the country was under the regime of communism. Democracy came when Mirela was 16 years old, and more »

Championing women leaders – Interview with Lady Kitty Chisholm and Dr Shaheena Janjuha-Jivraj

Boardwalk Leadership was born when Lady Kitty Chisholm and Shaheena Janjuha-Jivraj posed the question: “What can we do together that we can’t do on our own, that is going to create a real lever for advancing women’s leadership?” In the video above Shaheena highlights that companies that are gender diverse have a 15% uplift on more »

Where does the courage come in?

Where does the courage come in?

I recently attended an event on Women’s Leadership Careers organised by the Chartered Management Institute’s (CMI) Women in Management (WiM) Network. The keynote speaker was none other than CMI’s CEO Ann Francke, an exceptionally dynamic and engaging speaker.Ann shared her wealth of knowledge and experience about progressing in the ranks of organisations as a female more »

Calling women to leadership – Lean In by Sheryl Sandberg

Calling women to leadership – Lean In by Sheryl Sandberg

Sheryl Sandberg, Chief Operating Officer (COO) of Facebook, gave a TED Talk about why are so few women in leadership roles. Her book, Lean In started from that 15 minute talk. Sandberg’s point is that excuses and justifications will not get women anywhere. In her book she provides practical advice to urge women to take more »