“Who would hire John Fredriksen today?” I challenge the industry to invest in young outsiders with practical and entrepreneurial skills and think outside the box when hiring people, in my first column for the new Norwegian web paper
http://www.maritime.no, launched by media house Schibsted. October 2014
Live studio interview on national Norwegian evening news (NRK Dagsrevyen) 14. May 2014, on the lack of visible female leaders in business (and the maritime industry), and my views on how to change this moving forward.
Norwegian business magazine Kapital, featured in the list “Women in the wind” (female Norwegian leaders who nearly made the 100 Most Powerful Women list), May 2014.
Sjöfartstidningen, Februar 2014
Portrettintervju i Kapital juni 2013; De nye businesstalentene
Provoking and challenging the industry, and attracting attention all the way down under. June 2013, Lloyd´s List Australia
Stirring things up at the IMO (United Nations´International Maritime Organisation) Ship Safety Symposium to mark the Titanic 100 year anniversary. Featured in BIMCOs global newsletter. London, June 2013. Quoting the article; “Inevitably the most disruptive presentation of the afternoon came from the youngest person, Birgit Liodden, founder of Norway´s YoungShip and campaigner for the next generation involvement in an industry she fears is failing desperately behind in the race to secure the talents it needs.”
Profile interview in the Maritime Professional magazine, Q2 2013, in connection with the CMA 2013. Stamford, Connecticut.
Artikkel i VG mars 2013 vedr. kvinner i shipping
VG juni 2013; Blant Norges 10 viktigste kvinnelige rollemodeller for fremtiden
E24.no, mai 2012; WISTA Leadership Award 2012
FN/IMO 2013; Blant frontfigurene i kampanjen Women at the Helm
Featured in Lloyd´s List Next Generation issue, May 2012. Ranked among 17 young global leaders in the “On our radar” section, profiling selected young talents without family ties to the industry, who are considered central leaders for the future.
Portrait interview with Fairplay´s editor Richard Clayton on modern leadership, challenging the maritime industry to work more holistic and long-term on recruiting the right competence. (London, April 2012)
VG Mars 2013, Kronikk
E24.no, juni 2012; WISTA Leadership Award, Bølgen & Moi Tjuvholmen
Featured on female business web magazine http://www.hegnarkvinner.no about the LeaderShip Award 2012. 19 April 2012, Norway
Paris, October 2012: WISTA International Conference
Lloyd´s List March 2013, CMA 2013 Stamford / N.Y.
Lloyd´s List 2012, Column published
Lloyd´s List, December 2013: New generation of media
Navigare (Sjøfartsdirektoratet), Juni 2012: WISTA Leadership Award
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