A female has been appointed as the 13th Time Lord, sparking much debate around gender equality. We asked those in business whether the surrounding conversation had made its way into the office.
There are many reasons why we love a good story, with the characters obviously playing an important part. What you may not realise, however, is that once you enter role model territory, you’ll become the main character of your own closely-scrutinised tale.
The gender gap in international assignments is still as wide as ever but women have been told by recent research that the route to leadership in big businesses has never been clearer.
Hasbro has confirmed that it would be adding Rey to its Star Wars Monopoly set following extensive fan criticism. The hashtag "#WheresRey" trended for several days as fans complained about the omission of the female lead – and an eight-year-old girl managed to make the company realise there would essentially be no plotline without her.
Some 88 per cent of HR professionals are of the belief that their firm's managers lack the necessary leadership skills for their role.
One of the difficult duties of MPs involves setting a constant good example. But as Jeremy Corbyn names John McDonnell as Labour's new shadow chancellor, we took a look into his "unparliamentary" and somewhat controversial past behaviour.
Following the recent "I look like an engineer" campaign, Oscar Macia, CEO of ForceManager, looks at gender imbalance in IT, why it exists and how to change dated perceptions of IT as a "male only" career choice.
BBC Radio 4's power list of women revealed many trailblazing female leaders, but a shocking lack of recognition from young women. Can a new campaign change that?