Business of Men

  • What business owners need to know about divorce

    What business owners need to know about divorce

    Divorcing can be stressful and an emotionally charged time. Adding the challenge of a business, which you are passionate about and completely invested in, can make for a more contentious divorce. It is strongly recommended that you make a...

  • Ignoring the gender imbalance is leaving money on the table

    Perhaps the most misquoted piece of wisdom is that “great minds think alike”. It’s actually a two-part proverb, which finishes, “but fools seldom differ”.  At times, I think that it’s a sadly accurate reflection of our industry. While a...

  • Are you an accident waiting to happen in the workplace?

    Due to strict health and safety laws, the workplace is generally a safe place to be. In fact, most accidents happen in the home rather than elsewhere, However, it’s not completely foolproof- while your employer has an obligation to...

  • Yes, there are women racing drivers

    Yes, there are women racing drivers

    It hasn’t gone unnoticed by us that motorsport still lacks a large female presence. In fact, historically there have only been five women to race in F1. But does that suggest that women aren’t interested in the sport, or...

  • ‘Dumb blonde’ with an ‘open legs policy’ 

    Why is it that when a woman is successful and connected, some men feel so threatened that they need to find a justification for why they themselves are not as connected or successful? In a recent meeting, I was...

  • How to succeed in a male-dominated business world

    How to succeed in a male-dominated business world

    Over the past few months, we have been speaking to some inspiring women that are determined to change the face of some of the most male-dominated industry’s out there. We’re talking about agriculture, construction, restoration and more, and one...

  • Where women have the upper hand

    Where women have the upper hand

    There’s no denying that being a woman high up in the workplace is hard. As unfair as it is, high-level business is a male domain. Feminism may have done fantastic things, but discrimination is more prevalent than we realize....

  • Leading like a lady in a man’s world

    Leading like a lady in a man’s world

    “Globally, women earn only three-quarters as much as men—even with the same level of education, and in the same occupation,” Whilst this is a sad statistic in the 21st Century, it is, unfortunately, true, and means us women generally...

  • Being a woman leader in a man’s world

    It’s hard enough being a woman and a leader in any industry but when you’re a woman who is leading teams of men in a predominantly male industry, it gets that much harder. Technology is one such industry that...