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Diversity & Inclusion
The workplace is a microcosm of the macrocosm - the part reflecting the whole - and the wider changes in society in terms of diversity are being mirrored there. That's why companies need to build a genuine culture of diversity in the workplace.
Rullion recently joined Inclusive Employers to sponsor an International Women's Day event, arranged by Northern Hive. Attendees included Jacqui Gavin from the Department for International Trade, Glen Willie from Great Western Railway, Caroline Pullich from Barclays, and Tracy Brabin, MP for Batley.
Engineering can be an extremely varied career with prospects in many different directions - for both men and women. Rullion spoke to Stewart Watkins, manager of Delkia, an electrical power and automation business.
In a fast moving and growing world, engineering plays a vital role. Speaking to Ciara Doyle, a Plant Engineer at Siemens, Rullion finds out how a trip to Antarctica has inspired her to do as much as possible to engage young people into the amazing opportunities engineering holds.
At a recent International Women's Day event in Leeds, we met with Sharon Pegg from Northern Hive to discuss keeping your employees engaged.