6 posts categorised "General"

30 July 2008

An evening with Generation Y

Hello again. Last week, my travels saw me spending time in the PwC offices in both New York and Chicago. It was my first time in the latter city and, although I didn’t get to see much of it, I have to say that I liked what I saw and...

19 June 2008

“There’s a special place in hell …”

“… for women who don’t help other women”, said Julia Cleverdon at last week’s First Women Awards, quoting former US Secretary of State Madeleine Albright and being applauded loudly for doing so. In a room full of women and oh yes, some men too, including actor Bill Nighy, we saw...

30 May 2008

A week of updates – and the chance to be on British TV!

Hello again Another interesting week in Gender Advisory Council land. Over the last few days, I’ve been very involved in planning the PwC contribution to both the Working Mother conference in South Africa on 8th August and for the Women’s Forum in Deauville, France, this October, at which we will...

02 May 2008

A virtual traveller

Have you ever Googled your own name? Either to find yourself on the web or to discover who else is out there with your name? I will confess that I have done this (come on, who hasn’t?) and it’s perhaps just as well, as otherwise I would have been a...

21 April 2008

Pitching in, helping out: lessons from Toronto and New York

Hello again. I’ve been back from my long US/Canada trip for a few days now, and have been busy following up on the activities to which I committed while I was away, as well as working on new content for the main Women at PwC website. Expect to see some...

18 March 2008

American Dreams

Hello, and welcome to my first post-holiday blog entry. I returned, refreshed and revitalised, a few days ago from a wonderfully relaxing two week holiday to Florida. Amongst the emails awaiting my return were several emails from PwC women (thank you!), who have submitted some fantastic pieces for the future...