GDPR - General Data Protection Regulation - is coming to the UK rulebooks imminently thanks to the Data Protection Bill currently coursing its way through our constitutional system; it was entered into our Parliament on 14 September 2017. In practice, this means that the biggest overhaul of UK data protection laws in quarter of a century is upon us and time is running out for all of UK Business to get their data protection affairs in order before the Information Commissioners
I love sharing the stage year on year with these two amazing women - Hannah Harazawa and Tracey Radford. I am inspired by them and I know that the 200 Year 13 girls that we speak to every year at Wallington Grammar Girls school are truly inspired too. Hannah’s personal story is simply incredible. She’s one determined woman and is making her mark at Investment Bank, Nomura! She reminds me to make the most of the present, to look forward (not back) and have high ambitions for
One of the 'extra curricular' activities I do involves giving talks in schools, inspiring students to achieve great things. This week, I gave a talk at Wallington Girls School on the subject of 'Top Tips for Ambitious Young Women'. This topic is totally transferrable! The more I speak on this topic, the more I realise that these points aren't only applicable to young people preparing to leave school, they apply to all of us! Here's a summary of the points I made in the talk.