Dr. Barbara Page-Roberts
Dr. Barbara Page-Roberts
Welcome to Barbara Page-Roberts’ personal website
Barbara is an international marketing consultant who has spent a lifetime running businesses in diverse industries and countries, as well as having a family. She is also a popular public speaker especially on women’s issues, and on doing business in Bulgaria over the past 31 years.
Dr. Barbara Page-Roberts
 
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Barbara’s life to date is the key to her success in her present role as consultant and communicator. Her early years are a text-book example of social mobility – that desirable phenomenon which New Labour in Britain systematically destroyed and for which New New Labour seeks to take credit for re-birthing.

“God gave me a brain and my duty was to develop it to the full”. She believes that this was made possible because of the grammar school system that existed in the 50’s – and the social integration that was part of the rich and the poor mixing together by virtue of having similar academic ability - and the provision by the then government of grants, not loans, for further education...
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Books and Publications
Whilst a researcher in cell biology Barbara published numerous articles in the scientific press, many of which are still referred to.

However, having been at Yale University as a Post Doctoral fellow at the beginning of the 70s she had developed an interest in women’s issues, which she had to admit did not directly impinge on her way forward, but seemed increasingly to be issues to ‘women’s liberationalists’. In 1983, following various publications by Professor Cary Cooper and Marilyn Johnson, including one in the journal ‘Long Range Planning’ she was asked by the journal to make a response, and her strong opinion that if women wanted to succeed they had to commit was articulated.

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Consultancy Services
  • Managing "The Best of Bulgaria" – high quality photo-app development for tablet computers.
  • Project Director to the Bulgarian Business Leaders Forum - EU funded project.