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Hidden Bias in Job Adverts
Hidden Bias in Job Adverts
Hidden Bias in Job Adverts

As a businesswoman operating in the recruitment space and as Chair of Suffolk Business Women ensuring equality is very much part of our MD, Michelle Pollard’s, DNA.  “So many companies across the country embraces equality and diversity so well and yet organisations like Suffolk Business Women still have to exist because yes, this is still an issue. More and more companies accept that they do have to change the way that they attract female candidates into certain roles and sectors” says Michelle. 

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Suffolk Chamber’s ambitious new target to sign up 100 businesses to its Gender Equality Business Pledge
Suffolk Chamber’s ambitious new target to sign up 100 businesses to its Gender Equality Business Pledge
Suffolk Chamber’s ambitious new target to sign up 100 businesses to its Gender Equality Business Pledge

Ahead of International Women’s Day (8 March), Suffolk Chamber of Commerce is calling for local businesses to sign its pledge, committing to support better gender equality in the workplace.

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Natwest Business - Female Focus: #BeTheRoleModel
Natwest Business - Female Focus: #BeTheRoleModel
Natwest Business - Female Focus: #BeTheRoleModel

NatWest and Getty Images have partnered to launch a nationwide campaign and competition to tackle stereotypes of female founders and help create a more inclusive visual landscape that shows entrepreneurs as they really are. You can find out more details, including how to enter, here.

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Suffolk Business Women
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Chamber survey: “the great return” underway, but worries about staff health come to the fore
Chamber survey: “the great return” underway, but worries about staff health come to the fore
Chamber survey: “the great return” underway, but worries about staff health come to the fore

The thirteenth Suffolk Chamber of Commerce survey into how its members are responding to the spread of the COVID-19 virus shows an accelerating momentum in the numbers of businesses re-opening and staff returning to productive work.

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Central Suffolk Ipswich Lowestoft & Waveney Suffolk Business Women Suffolk Chamber International West Suffolk
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Poulter urges Treasury to do more to help business in Suffolk
Poulter urges Treasury to do more to help business in Suffolk
Poulter urges Treasury to do more to help business in Suffolk

Central Suffolk and North Ipswich MP, Dr Dan Poulter, has written to the Chancellor asking the Treasury to do more to help small businesses and those who may be slipping through the cracks of Government support.

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Central Suffolk Ipswich
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Suffolk Chamber launches its Central Suffolk branch, board and manifesto
Suffolk Chamber launches its Central Suffolk branch, board and manifesto
Suffolk Chamber launches its Central Suffolk branch, board and manifesto

Suffolk Chamber of Commerce, the county's leading business organisation, yesterday (19 November) successfully launched its newest branch and its manifesto for action in front of a packed audience at an event hosted by Finborough Hall.  

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Central Suffolk
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West Suffolk Council: car park review survey
West Suffolk Council: car park review survey
West Suffolk Council: car park review survey

West Suffolk Council is carrying out a review of car parks across the district, the first review to be carried out in four years.

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West Suffolk
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LAUNCH OF NEW ANGLIA SCALE UP & HIGH GROWTH PROGRAMME
LAUNCH OF NEW ANGLIA SCALE UP & HIGH GROWTH PROGRAMME
LAUNCH OF NEW ANGLIA SCALE UP & HIGH GROWTH PROGRAMME

The New Anglia Scale Up and High Growth Programme is a free dedicated programme to allow businesses with high growth potential reach their goals and scale up their business for success. The programme will allow you to access and network with like-minded peers at focused events and key advice and support.

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Ipswich Lowestoft & Waveney West Suffolk
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West Suffolk businesses asked to help inform the preparation of the ‘SHELAA’ over future land needs
West Suffolk businesses asked to help inform the preparation of the ‘SHELAA’ over future land needs
West Suffolk businesses asked to help inform the preparation of the ‘SHELAA’ over future land needs

Suffolk Chamber of Commerce is hosting an important workshop where businesses across west Suffolk can discuss their current and future needs for employment land.

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Highways England - Better Journeys on Better Roads, August roadshows

Highways England will be hosting a series of roadshows to engage with road users and local communities about upcoming road maintenance and minor improvement works beginning in autumn 2017.

The roadshows will take place during the week commencing 14th August 2017.

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Ipswich Lowestoft & Waveney West Suffolk
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