Female Role Models

Desperately Seeking Female Role Model

Bexy Cameron | Posted 17.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Bexy Cameron

Globally, women are under represented at the top in politics world-wide by 85%and over represented at the bottom; we make up 70% of the worlds impoverished. But when you aren't actively part of either of those demographics and reside in a world as 'progressive' as the creative industry, you can be lead to think that inequality is something that happens to 'other women'.

The Damage TV Can DO

Jaki Scarcello | Posted 27.02.2014 | UK Entertainment
Jaki Scarcello

Please, TV gods, after teasing and thrilling us with multi dimensional heroines do not try and pawn off a simplistic denouement of princes and wicked step mothers. We can handle a little uncertainty and mystery; after all we live and thrive with these every day.

Poorna Bell

Why More Women Should Become Airline Pilots

HuffingtonPost.com | Poorna Bell | Posted 26.02.2014 | UK Lifestyle

There's a perception that to be an airline pilot you need to know rocket science - perhaps it's because to most of us mortals, the idea of flying a gi...

Poorna Bell

My Life: Tamara Mellon

HuffingtonPost.com | Poorna Bell | Posted 01.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle

I am not the type of person to be dazzled by designer products – the quality of how something is made is what matters to me, regardless of the tag. ...

Why Men Need Female Role Models

Jana Bakunina | Posted 07.11.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Jana Bakunina

Of course, power-hungry, war-playing, point-scoring women do exist but they don't make role models, at least not in my books. The women I find inspiring are different. They are successful yet grounded. They achieve their goals but admit challenges along the way.

Do Women Leaders Truly Support Each Other?

Neela Bettridge | Posted 19.10.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Neela Bettridge

Should women be doing more to support each other? Why should they? These are questions that have been batted back and forth for years. And while the focus has, rightly, shifted away from blaming women for a lack of progress to senior positions, there is still a sense that some women could be doing more to build each other up individually.

Do you Value Being A Wife Or Mother Above Your Work? These Women Do...

Georgia James | Posted 01.07.2013 | UK Lifestyle

When Hilary Clinton described herself as a "wife and mom" ahead of "US Senator" on her Twitter profile, there was a flurry of speculation on social ne...

EXCLUSIVE CLIP: Girls, Mistakes And Role Models

The Huffington Post UK | Rosamund Irwin | Posted 06.04.2013 | UK Entertainment

'Girls' has taken the entertainment world by storm, with its creator Lena Dunham scooping up a catalogue of awards after just one season. As the first...

Where Have All the Good Women Gone?

Hannah Ellison | Posted 19.05.2012 | UK Entertainment
Hannah Ellison

Last week marked the 15th anniversary of the pilot of Buffy the Vampire Slayer, this landmark got me thinking: Where have all the decent female characters gone?