Becoming an Entrepreneur

Becoming an Entrepreneur

So somehow March is already here, a new decade, IWD2020, and as well a personal birthday coming up, it is also Birdsoup’s 3rd anniversary, so lots of reasons for some reflection. Whilst becoming an entrepreneur in your 50’s is apparently a trend (whoever came up with...
#bemorebird

#bemorebird

#bemorebird is our campaign for this year. When asked, 80% of the millennials we spoke to stated they would rather work for a man than a woman. This made our hearts sink… Women as bosses were described as ‘bitchy’, ‘mean’, ‘overly demanding’ and ‘unrealistic’. We did...
Our Thoughts on Flexible Working

Our Thoughts on Flexible Working

Asking for a part-time role is like putting on Harry Potter’s invisibility cloak. It can feel as if you cease to play a serious part in an organisation. In reality, you’re just there to do a specific, hours-limited job. We’ve got a bit of a beef about the image of...