Maxine Cheyney

BCCJ ACUMEN staff writer

Staff writer and subeditor for BCCJ ACUMEN


BCCJ Event April 2018

Pledge for parity

International Women’s Day event outlines barriers at work
Fashion March 2018

Bilateral brands

Dazzling UK women’s fashion at the British Embassy Tokyo
Books March 2018

Standing together

Life Lessons from Remarkable Women
Top story February 2018

The big first step?

Will the UK’s new industrial strategy impact business with Japan?
Sport February 2018

Through the posts

Welsh rugby prepares for the 2019 Rugby World Cup
Embassy January 2018

Deeper insight

City of London and Tokyo agree to stronger ties in financial services
Top story January 2018

Strength in numbers

The growth of Japan’s equality, diversity and inclusion groups
Book review January 2018

Life’s journey

New haiku collection opens up the literary form
Sport December 2017

Destination: Rugby

Plenty to do away from matches
Sport December 2017

Frank Lampard: Legend on the lawn

Chelsea’s top scorer trains star-struck kids on embassy visit
Top story December 2017

Our 2018 crystal ball

Sector chiefs predict next year’s trends, hopes … and fears
Etiqutte November 2017

How to achieve class and confidence

Diversity October 2017

Foreign models

AstraZeneca’s new vice president of commercial excellence in Japan
BCCJ Event October 2017

It’s time for women to win

Virginia Bottomley extols the benefits of balance on the board
Top story September 2017

Japan–UK Business Forum

Partnerships and innovation
Interview August 2017

Powering on

Lady Barbara Judge CBE on nuclear technology, corporate governance and women
HR & Recruitment August 2017

More than money

How big are the benefits for bilingual speakers?
Training July 2017

Skills and tools

JMEC gives platform to new business leaders
Government July 2011

Fair play for females

Joanna Roper, the UK’s first special envoy for gender equality
British Business Awards June 2017

Tickets on sale now!

Get the Special Early Bird Offer
Drinks May 2017

Best of both brews

Tea traditions in the UK and Japan
Diversity May 2017

Women in business: Xue Wang

Senior associate at Allen & Overy advises women to be pragmatic
Diversity May 2017

Women in business: Maiko Itami

EF Education First Japan K.K. marketing manager tells women in Japan to be curious
Diversity May 2017

Women in business: Rachna Ratra

Robert Walters Japan K.K. sales and marketing director believes in women’s leadership prospects
Diversity May 2017

Women in business: Rina Akiyama

Member of the essential training team at GlaxoSmithKline K.K. says women need to overcome pressure
Diversity May 2017

Diversity roundtable

What it takes for women to reach the top in business
Award April 2017

World wide praise

Web inventor Sir Timothy Berners-Lee honoured by Keio
Fashion April 2017

Bags of class

Vintage stickers inspire kit designer
BCCJ Event March 2017

Mainstreaming equality, diversity and inclusion

Sport February 2017

Bowled over

Japan cricket praised despite final loss, few fans and youth
Business January 2017

Enticing talent

More than visa changes needed if Japan is to attract executives
Top story January 2017

Risky times

Confab on UK–Japan ties in a changing world
JET December 2016

Envoys for life

The Japan Exchange and Teaching Programme marks 30 years
Retail November 2016

LGBT’s retail hell

Despite progress, sector lags behind
JET October 2016

Next Steps

Majid Riaz on how JET is still a springboard to the future
BCCJ Event August 2016

Sports venues with longer lifespan

Sustainable models for Rugby World Cup 2019, Tokyo 2020