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CEO Letter | Accidental ambitions: Women, Power and Sarah Sands

You’ve probably heard that well-worn statistic that suggests men apply for a job when they meet only 60% of the qualifications, but women apply only if they meet 100% of them. The finding comes from a Hewlett Packard internal report and has been quoted in Sheryl Sandberg’s Lean in, in The Confidence Code and in countless features about why women still struggle to break through to the top jobs, yet with a little digging one discovers that the 100% vs 60% figure is built on anecdotal evidence, rather than on robust statistical analysis.

Walpole International Marketing Seminar with Premier Tax Free

Walpole's International Marketing Seminar with Premier Tax Free was held on Tuesday 1st May at The Financial Times and featured expert speakers from the worlds of luxury and business, including Harrods, American Express, the BBC, Rosewood London, Bicester Village, The Future Laboratory, CBRE, Roja Parfums, Dorchester Collection and Notable London.

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