Women Directors

We Need More Women in Business

Meg Munn | Posted 04.06.2014 | UK Politics
Meg Munn

It's not just that there is a 'moral case' for greater diversity in business. Capitalising on women's potential makes economic sense. Having more women on corporate boards has been shown to increase both the share price and the return on equity. It doesn't surprise me that the 2013 list of the world's most valuable brands showed companies with a greater than average proportion of female board members outperforms those with an all-male board. So why are women undervalued across the business spectrum?

Female Directors : Is Bollywood Catching Up With Hollywood?

Laxmi Hariharan | Posted 06.01.2013 | UK Entertainment
Laxmi Hariharan

It would seem that Bollywood is fast catching up in giving a new generation of women a chance to wear the pants - on the sets of a film at-least.