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George Osborne will announce today that record numbers of women are now in the British workforce following an increase of nearly 800,000 over the last four years.
 
There are now 14.4m women in the workforce, a rise of 368,000 over the last year and 771,000 since 2010.
 
WEConnect International Europe

The WEConnect International Europe conference is just over three away – don’t miss out – buy your ticket today! This is WEConnect International’s flagship event of the year and one of the best opportunities to meet and network with representatives from their corporate members and with other women-owned businesses in the WEConnect International network.

Global Entrepreneurship Week 2014

Global Entrepreneurship Week is celebrated in 125 countries—ranging in size from China to Monaco and this year will be no different.

Mark your calendars for the 17th - 23rd November 2014 because Enterprising Women are getting involved and we want you to be part of it. We have got plenty in store, from networking events across the UK to digital marketing workshops - there is something for every enterprising woman.

Destination Digital Women
Enterprising Women will be delivering training and networking events as part of the Destination Digital Women Programme to encourage women to start or grow their business, return to employment or work from home.
Angel Investor

Angel investors are predominantly male. But there has been a shift over the past decade. There are more and more female angel investors joining the ranks. And that could mean more opportunities for your business too.

Angel investor, Marianne Hudson explains in a post she wrote for Forbes:

Enterprising Women Growth Programme

This is the only programme in the UK to focus exclusively on the issues faced by women-owned businesses – as well as the barriers to growth that confront all SMEs – the Enterprising Women Growth Programme equips ambitious female entrepreneurs with the confidence, expertise and skills to realise their business’ full commercial potential.

Young Girls

Most women no longer have to choose between having a family and pursuing a career, but care needs to be taken when promoting the idea of ‘having it all’ to schoolgirls, says the head of the Girls’ Day School Trust (GDST).

Suzy Lowe

Suzy will connect with Enterprising Women members in Cornwall through monthly meetings and regular events. She will also work with our sister company Getset. Suzy joins us with lots of experience from the commercial sector as well as running her own successful business.

Calling all inventors

Are you exceptionally creative, inventive or innovative? Or do you know a woman that is? Top creative women will be celebrated at the upcoming 12th British Female Inventors and Innovators Exhibition & Awards Ceremony in London and you are invited to participate.

Cambridge Business Club Anniversary

The Cambridge Business Club celebrated its first anniversary since its successful launch in September last year. The Mayor, Councillor Gerri Bird and her consort were among those who attended the event.

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