Why manufacturing can be a good career choice for women
Manufacturing does not have to be a job solely for men, says a woman who has been recognised for her contributions to a bakery's rapid growth.
Kelly Beard, office manager at Butt Foods, has noticed a change in mindset over hands-on roles being the preserve of males – but believes there is still room for improvement.
She made her comments after being nominated for this year's Nottingham Post Women in Business Awards, in the women in manufacturing category.
Ms Beard, who has been with the company for 15 years after joining as an administrative assistant, said: "Since I have been here... read more
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