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Joanne Cluxton interviewed ahead of CIF International Women’s Day Conference panel discussion
Joanne Cluxton, Group HR manager will feature as a guest panelist at the Construction Industry Federation’s (CIF) International Women’s Day Conference on Thursday, March 4th.
The event commences at 9am on Thursday morning, and those interested in attending can confirm their place by clicking here.
Joanne will engage in a ‘Skills for Success’ panel discussion as part of the CIF’s #BuildingEquality campaign, at 10:10 am and along with a number of industry peers, will discuss career paths, skill-sets, mentors, and supports, while exploring ways to encourage more women to consider a career in the construction industry.
Ahead of the event, Joanne took part in an interview blog that provides fascinating insights into her career to date as a woman in the construction industry.
The following is a short excerpt from Joanne’s interview:
“I believe it’s absolutely critical for more women to become involved in construction. At Mercury, we have already begun to see the benefits of diversity. Our differences make us stronger. The unique experiences and perspectives of our international workforce enable us to see things differently when delivering for our clients.”
Women in Construction
At Mercury, we are leading the way in making the construction industry more female-friendly.
As the sector continues to face challenges relating to skills shortages, now is a time of opportunity for females targeting a career in construction.
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