Liana Cafolla

Don't get angry, get equal pay

Today's session is not about getting angry, but getting even - getting even pay,' said moderator Tara Joseph, executive producer at Thomson Reuters, at a panel organised by The Women's Foundation and the French Chamber of Commerce on the gender gap in pay.

Saturday, 7 July, 2012, 12:00am

Quantum leap into studies

Quantum Academy was founded by its programme director Maggie Chau, who was formerly the deputy principal of St Stephen's College. It's little wonder then that the summer courses it provides are almost exclusively education-centric.

16 Apr 2012 - 12:00am

Mentors help us all make it

As women struggle to gain a meaningful foothold on Hong Kong's male-dominated corporate ladder, mentoring offers a welcome handrail that benefits mentees, mentors and their organisations.

14 Apr 2012 - 12:00am

Breaking the boardroom barrier

Almost half-a-century after the women's liberation movement, the city's boardrooms remain a hostile place to female executives, and only a change of mindset among leading firms can smash this glass ceiling, according to a recent report.

17 Mar 2012 - 12:00am

The architect of head-hunting

Gina McLellan is managing director for recruitment and contracting in Asia at Talent2, where her responsibilities include people management, operations, sales, financial management, commercial strategy and business plan accountability.

12 Nov 2011 - 12:00am

McDonald's top recipe for loyalty

Fast food restaurant chain McDonald's has 14,000 employees in Hong Kong.

22 Jun 2011 - 12:00am

Somaly Mam

SPEAKING OUT Twenty years ago, I never dreamt I could talk to people. No one listened to me. The first time I was raped [aged 12], I wanted to talk but I couldn't talk. I kept too much silence in my life, so now is my time to speak. [In the brothel] we never knew what was the daytime, what was the night, because we were in a cage.

8 May 2011 - 12:00am

PICK OF THE DAY

July

A documentary by award-winning filmmaker Tammy Cheung about the protests against Article 23 legislation. Today, 6.30pm-8pm. Lecture Theatre Hall, Visual Arts Centre, 7A Kennedy Rd, Central. $80, $100. Inquiries: 2812 0296

13 Mar 2004 - 12:00am

Encounters: Nature, Heritage, Humanity

Encounters: Nature, Heritage, Humanity

Lee King-Hin exhibits 90 photographs shot in various part of the world, aiming to promote independent overland travel to exotic destinations, especially in the Third World. The photographer will be present during the exhibition. Daily, 11am-10pm. Foyer, HK Academy for Performing Arts. Inquiries: 2584 8631. Ends Feb 29

2 Feb 2004 - 12:00am

PICK OF THE DAY

Evolution Abstract paintings that juxtapose urban and rural life by Balinese artist I Gusti Ngurah Buda. As a Hindu, his paintings also depict peace and sensitivity to nature. Tue-Sat, 10.30am-7.30pm; Sun 2pm-7pm. Chouinard Gallery, G/F, 1 Prince's Terrace, Mid-Levels. Inquiries: 2858 5072. Ends Jan 31

20 Jan 2004 - 12:00am

Slightly Out Of Tune

Slightly Out Of Tune

Singer and photographer Elaine Liu combines her two passions in an exhibition of black and white photographs of Hong Kong jazz musicians. Mon-Thu, noon to midnight, Fri-Sat, noon-3am. Fringe Gallery, Fringe Club, 2 Lower Albert Rd, Central. Inquiries: 2521 7251. Ends Jan 20

5 Jan 2004 - 12:00am

Passing By

Diana Quan offers about 50 small, delicate watercolours in her debut exhibition. Her paintings attempt to recreate the transience of random meetings or experiences. Tue-Sat, 1pm-7pm; Sun, 2pm-5pm. John Batten Gallery G/F, 64 Peel St, Central. Inquiries: 2854 1018. Ends Jan 10

30 Dec 2003 - 12:00am

Cinderella

The Hong Kong Players' latest production opened on Thursday at the Shouson Theatre in Wan Chai. The cast and production team have clearly worked hard to make this a vibrant performance with mass appeal, and it has paid off. The result is a pantomime with larger-than-life characters, cringe-inducing puns, funny dialogue, familiar songs, audience participation and a happy ending.

7 Dec 2003 - 12:00am

Spirits II

Chinese surrealist artist Liu Baomin uses a Dali-esque style to explore the human spirit through inanimate objects. Mon-Sat, 10.30am-7pm; Sun, noon-5pm. Gallery on Old Bailey, 17 Old Bailey St, SoHo, Central. Inquiries: 2869 7122. Ends Thu

2 Dec 2003 - 12:00am