Workplace ‘Women who cite, with pride, their own achievements are penalised… whereas a man who does exactly the same thing is rewarded for it.’

As heard on Today with Sean O'Rourke

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“Even things we think of as purely merit-based, aren’t,” says Joanne Lipman, author of Win Win : When Business Works for Women, It Works for Everyone.   As former Deputy Managing Editor of the Wall Street Journal and founding editor of Condé Nast Portfolio Magazine, Joanne knows a thing or two about women in the workplace and she shares that knowledge …

Challenging inheritance traditions in farming“50% of the population is women…we need them.”

As heard on Today with Sean O'Rourke

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Lorcan McCabe is the new Deputy President of the Irish Creamery Milk Suppliers Association and he’s keen to change the way the issue of inheritance is viewed in the farming community. He sees women as vital to the future of farming in Ireland and is seeking to challenge the idea that the eldest male in the family will automatically inherit the farm. He …

From isolation to education‘I raised my hand and asked what the holocaust was because I had never heard of it and of course I think everyone in the class was a little bit horrified.’

As heard on The Ryan Tubridy Show

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Educated is the extraordinary memoir of 31-year-old Tara Westover who entered formal education for the first time at the age of 17 at university level.  Tara was from a family of Mormons whose father held radical beliefs and isolated his children from the mainstream world to the extent that schools and doctors visits were forbidden.  Tara believes her father suffered …