In this month’s podcast / video in our “Pathway To Success” series, Katherine Lord (Partner, Danos Group) interviews Elizabeth Willetts, Founder of Investing In Women.
Elizabeth has worked within Financial Services for over a decade. Following redundancy in September 2020, Liz wanted her next role to be part-time, as a working mum she wanted to address the balance between home life and work, but she struggled to find a professional part-time role. Today she is determined to change the perception of professionals working part-time and flexibly, she is launching a job board that is dedicated to promoting part-time (PT) and flexible working opportunities.
During this interview Elizabeth and Katherine discuss…
- Benefits for employers including a PT and Flexible workforce, and the positive effects on business productivity.
- The most important advice for anyone looking for PT or Flexible work.
- The biggest workforce challenges for people wanting to work in PT or Flexible roles.
And finally, Elizabeth provides her opinion on what see would like to see firms doing to support Diverse and Inclusive work opportunities, and who in the market is leading on this important approach to work.
Thank you Elizabeth, for your time, insights and advice.
Look out we will be publishing more interviews soon…