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WHY JOB ADVERTISEMENTS PLAY A KEY ROLE IN HELPING TO ADDRESS THE GENDER PAY GAP

Press / People Development
22nd May 2019

The gender pay gap in Financial Services currently stands at 23.25% in favour of men…

WHAT IS STOPPING YOU FROM JOINING THE JOURNEY?

Press / People Development
13th May 2019

The Women in Finance Charter is a commitment by HM Treasury and signatory firms to…

BRIGHTSTAR HOLDS WORKSHOP TO MARK INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY

Press / People Development
8th March 2019

Brightstar Financial is marking International Women’s Day with a Women in Finance Workshop to discuss…

WELLBEING PROVISION- ONE SIZE FITS ALL?

People Development / Blogs & articles
1st October 2018

THE CONCEPT OF A GOOD WORKPLACE HAS BEEN A PART OF OUR OFFICE CULTURE FOR…

THE RISE AND COST OF WORKPLACE BURNOUT

People Development / Blogs & articles
1st October 2018

Recent research has revealed some shocking statistics surrounding the topic of workplace burnout. Furthermore, this…

WHY CUSTOMER SERVICE MAKES THE ABSOLUTE DIFFERENCE

People Development / Blogs & articles
1st October 2018

Every time that I lead a training session on customer service, I remind our team…

WHY THE WOMEN IN FINANCE CHARTER IS JUST AS IMPORTANT FOR MEN

Press / People Development
19th March 2018

At a lunch hosted by Virgin Money and Brightstar Financial, in partnership with HM Treasury,…

CAREERS INSIGHT: IF YOU DON’T ASK, YOU CAN’T KNOW

Press / People Development
19th March 2018

I have written much about the importance of feedback and the crucial role it plays…

MORE THAN 200 FIRMS NOW COMMITTED TO WOMEN IN FINANCE CHARTER

Press / People Development
16th March 2018

A further 45 signatories have committed to take on the targets highlighted in the Women…

WHY BRIGHTSTAR IS TEAMING-UP WITH VIRGIN MONEY TO PROMOTE WOMEN IN FINANCE

Press / People Development
5th October 2017

I feel hugely passionate about the Women in Finance Charter and gaining more support within…

MORE THAN HALF OF FINANCIAL SERVICES INDUSTRY COVERED BY WOMEN IN FINANCE CHARTER

Press / People Development
2nd October 2017

A total of 141 firms have now formally pledged to promote gender diversity since the…

CAREERS INSIGHT: CHANGING WORKPLACE DYNAMICS

Press / People Development
7th July 2017

Despite my commitment to gender parity in financial services, I’m equally keen to write about…

IT’S NOT ALL ABOUT WOMEN

Press / People Development
28th June 2017

Following our celebration of International Women's Day earlier this year, as an original signatory of…

BRIGHTSTAR WINS INVESTORS IN PEOPLE GLOBAL AWARD FOR EMPLOYER OF THE YEAR

Brightstar / Press / People Development
30th June 2016

Brightstar Financial has been named the Investors in People (IIP) Gold Employer of the Year,…

BRIGHTSTAR STRIKES GOLD

Brightstar / Press / People Development
22nd December 2015

Brightstar has just achieved its Investors in People (IIP) Gold standard and is being recommended…

BRIGHTSTAR AND MTF LAUNCH PEOPLE DEVELOPMENT PARTNERSHIP

Press / People Development
8th December 2015

Brightstar is announcing the launch of its official people development partnership with MTF, just days…