#WomenSupportingWomen

March 10th, 2020 | By Laura Weaving, Managing Director at Duo

Today is a good day –  Following on from International Women’s Day, we thought it was a perfect time to share a little something that is super close to our hearts. For the last two years, we have been working with a remote community in South Africa where two amazing people set up a project

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How to Achieve Work-Life Balance Whilst Scaling up your Business

March 3rd, 2020 | By Laura Weaving, Managing Director at Duo

Having a work-life balance is simply a feeling of balance, even if the actual hours you work can’t change all that much. Change within a business can be quick and intense, giving you and your business “growing pains”. When you’re busy managing that change it can have a negative impact on your work-life balance. This

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The three behaviours of successful leaders you can follow

March 2nd, 2020 | By Laura Weaving, Managing Director at Duo

Although the government agenda aims to have one-third of all boards made up of women by 2020, it is a sad fact that this number is currently trailing behind. Even where the number appears to be growing, in a lot of cases, this has become a tick box exercise, as opposed to really looking at

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Can you achieve balance while scaling a business?

June 16th, 2019 | Sarah Callender, Commercial Director at Duo

Balance is something that is becoming increasingly challenging for business owners, especially those that are experiencing significant growth or change. Often work life balance is simply a feeling of balance, even if the actual hours you work can’t change all that much. Change within a business can be quick and intense, giving you and your

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Here Come The Girls…

April 16th, 2019 | By Suzanne Williams, Head of Recruitment Strategy at Duo

A warm welcome awaits you on any event led by the Duo team but the retreats really are something special. The location is chosen carefully to allow you to get away from it all. With the fresh coffee on you’ll be met by Laura and Sarah who run the retreats and you’ll be made to

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Can women ever achieve a real balance?

April 12th, 2019 | By Sarah Callender, Commercial Director at Duo

Balance is something that is becoming increasingly challenging for women in business, especially those in businesses that are experiencing significant growth or change. Often work life balance is simply a feeling of balance, even if the actual hours you work can’t change all that much. Change within a business can be quick and intense, giving

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