Business of Men

  • Now it’s men who have had enough of double standards

    Men are not given enough credit for understanding that women want genuinely inclusive workplaces, where employees are valued as individuals and according to their contribution to the organisation. Many men recognise it is no longer appropriate to behave like...

  • Why some men say women should not have a career

    In the 34 years since the hit movie ‘9 to 5’ first screened, you’d think that attitudes towards working women would have changed. But a new US study has revealed that this is not the case; and that women...

  • Gender gap is more than just pay

    Equality in the workplace might be improving, but there’s still a large chasm between men and women. And the gender gap is not just about how much you’re paid. As this infographic shows, , but that pay disparity is...

  • Should we just let men be men?

    Sara Leonardi-McGrath, owner of MCLEMOI Gallery shares her views on whether it is really a “man’s world”, what has changed and why women need to let men be men (in a good way). Do you agree?

  • An interview is not a date

    There are similarities between interviews and dates: you don’t know the other party well, and you want to make a good impression. But the common ground ends there. An interview however is not a date. While a date could...

  • The things men say to women at work

    Despite all the training and supposed equality in the workplace, there are still issues about things men say to women colleagues. What is the worst thing a man has ever said to you in business? Really think about it…...

  • Tips on how to negotiate with men

    Negotiating – such an important skill but one that too few people bother to master these days. And that too few women use in mastering how to negotiate with men. When it comes to negotiating, women in business unfortunately...

  • Why women prefer a male boss

    The male manager is favoured by everybody, but why do women prefer a male boss? Hit comedy The Office had us all cringing in recognition of the traits of bosses we’ve known. But while it’s funny on television, a boss can...

  • Don’t believe the male flatterer

    As a woman in the business world, you will come across several different kinds of men: those who are straight to the point and want what’s best for everyone in business, and those who only want what is best...