Category: News

WICT Europe Launch

The brand new Women in Cable Telecommunications’ European chapter launched with a flourish in Amsterdam this month. More than 100 people joined as we heard from industry leaders, including the peerless Miranda Curtis who shared her 10 top tips for women in business. ‘The power of Women’ was discussed by an illustrious panel including Jeroen…

Blog: Why it’s time for women to shine.

By Karen Bamford, WICT Europe Board Member Too often when I talk about WICT my female colleagues look uncomfortable. They’re not against advocating for women, not as such, but they are reticent about associating with a women’s movement because (apologetic cringe) “I’m not into all that feminism!” Apparently, I grossly overestimated the reach and influence…

Dare to… make history

At our latest Pearls of Wisdom event – “Dare to Make History” – we were thrilled to be joined by Cathy Newman, who spoke to us about her bloody brilliant new book, “Bloody Brilliant Women – the pioneers, revolutionaries and geniuses that your history teacher forgot to mention”. Channel 4’s Cathy regaled stories of the…

Christmas Spirit and Inspiration with WICT

Did you miss our fabulous, festive, final event of 2017? Fear not… here is a round up of our Christmas Spirit and Inspiration event, including video highlights too! We ended the year on a high. Our first inspirational guest speaker Caroline Strood (Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP) discussed the Gender Pay Gap… did you know that…

Learning, Doing and Lasting Impact

Time and time again we read about how to improve our ability to practice career-boosting techniques. However, knowledge of how to deal with a situation isn’t always powerful enough to encourage us to apply them to our everyday lives. On 18th June, we invite you to join us and our three guest speakers to develop a personal toolkit to…