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Talent Fueller – Nikki Gatenby, MD of Propellernet

21 January 2015 | Leave a comment

Nikki ‘Director of the Symphony’ Gatenby is the Managing Director of Propellernet in Brighton, one of the most progressive Search Marketing agencies in the UK. She fuels talent by asking her people to be ‘stunning colleagues’ and they’ve been hailed one of the top 25 places to work in Europe. In an instant we know Propellernet is a special place to work when Nikki tells us her job title is not so much MD as ‘Conductor of Our Symphony’ – … Read More

Babies in the office at Addison Lee

18 July 2012 | Leave a comment

Good on Addison Lee for giving babies in the office a go (for the BBC television programme, Babies in the Office). “Special and unique” are the words Addison Lee’s (the largest private hire company in the UK) managing director Liam Griffin used to describe his one day  ‘babies in the office’ experiment. Stressful and ‘who on earth is this helping?’ are mine. What the programme demonstrated was that this is not the way to combine motherhood and work. We need … Read More