- Women in finance
THE PROPORTION of females working in the finance industry has fallen 3 per cent to 45 per cent since 1997, with female participation in the sector dropping off particularly in the older age groups.
- Superwoman myth hindering women leaders
ROLE MODELS for women in successful management positions are “extraordinary”, to the point where they intimidate rather than motivate other female leadership candidates.
- Lose the fear boys
Diversity continues to emerge as a key differentiator between a progressive and successful organisation and one that is lagging behind – and it is men who are at the forefront of leading the change.
- Women need to connect with each other
In order to successfully achieve results with retaining and attracting female employees we have to be successful ‘marketers’ to women
- Initiatives of employers of choice for women
The University of New South Wales provides a career advancement fund for women returning from maternity leave, which assists full-time and part-time female academics to re-establish their careers upon returning to the workforce
- Employers of choice for women named
NINETY-NINE Australian businesses have been recognised as employer of choice for women by the Equal Opportunity for Women in the Workplace Agency (EOWA)