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An inspirational afternoon of speaker-led, discussion-based content, looking at ways recruitment businesses can rebalance gender equality.
About this Event
This is Hub event is for recruitment leaders looking to understand how by rebalancing their workforce and, indeed, identifying previously untapped female talent, they can create a more positive environment, scale-up and make more money. According to the World Economic Forum, gender parity is 200 years away. Together we’ll shatter the myth of the glass ceiling.

Equality – A Balancing Act?

Speaker: Anj Handa, Founder, Inspiring Women Changemakers

Having begun her career in 1998 with recruitment agency Computer Futures, Anj transitioned through a range of diverse roles before becoming head of employment and skills partnership within the Chamber of Commerce. Anj now inspires a dynamic, women-led movement for positive social change.

Rebalancing gender equality
Flexible working
Benefits packages to attracting, what’s worked and what hasn’t, challenges
Inclusive Leadership
Why Women Leaders are Good for Business…Looking Through the Lens

Speaker: Una McGuinness, UFM Talent

Having spent more than 20 years with award-winning recruitment consultancy PFJ (Aspire), Una climbed to become Group Managing Director. Una is uniquely positioned to share her experiences of leading a diverse international organisation.

What are the barriers for women being successful in recruitment?
Why do they leave and not return after maternity leave?
What is the mindset behind the push for promotion?
Why part time working sometimes doesn’t work
Lessons learned and what I would do differently to overcome these challenges. How best to manage these situations to a successful outcome within a recruitment business.


Anj Handa
Anj Handa

Inspiring Women Changemakers


Una McGuinness
Una McGuinness

UFM Talent

Business Advisor and Consultancy


Mar 7, 2019
14:00 – 17:00 GMT