The Short Cut:
A quick fire chat about working life with Laura Farnworth
Tell us about your breakthrough career moment
What’s the best piece of advice you’ve ever had?
Have you ever felt held back as a woman in business? How did you respond?
Once I felt I was being passed over for promotion – and if I was then this was perhaps for a number of reasons, not just being a woman – but I left that employer and never looked back.
How do you protect your mental health in moments of pressure?
Do you have any hobbies to keep you busy in your spare time?
I feel empowered when…
The world would be a better place when…
The woman everyone should know about…
The woman who empowers me the most is…
Where is your favourite place in the world?
It has to be my home country of Northern Ireland – I definitely took the scenery, rich culture, amazing food and people for granted when I lived there but I really appreciate my trips back now. It is a little gem of a place (with one of the best spas at Galgorm, but I may be biased!).