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Gender Equality

TEDWomen 2016: It’s about time

Being an advocate for gender equality, a learning professional, and committed to my ongoing professional development, I had to be at TED Women 2016 in San Francisco.

Gender Equality

What’s inside your ‘invisible backpack’? You might be surprised (like me)

I am privileged. Of course, I know this, but what am I carrying around in my ‘invisible backpack’?

Gender Equality, Leadership

Working for nothing? No thanks.

Did you know that Australian women have been working with no pay from 1 July to 8 September? 

Culture, Leadership

Same-same makes no difference: hiring for diversity

One of the most powerful leadership lessons is to appreciate the value of bringing people into the team who think and look different to us.

Gender Equality

Leading the charge for inclusive leadership: In conversation with David Morrison AO and Diana Ryall AM

On Thursday, 30 June, the Diversity Council Australia (DCA) and Xplore for Success co-hosted a conversation on inclusive leadership

Gender Equality

Upswing in men ‘speaking up’ for gender equality in Australia

Last Friday, 30 June, I was honoured to share the stage with 2016 Australian of the Year Lieutenant General (retired) David Morrison AO.

Career, Leadership

Where on earth is HR?

I continue to hear heart-breaking stories of bullying, harassment, discrimination, and covert or hurtful behaviour from leaders in organisations who not only know better but, ironically, win awards!

Gender Equality

Gender equality: It’s the business we’re in, and it’s everyone’s business

It is wonderful to see the increased level of conversation and action taking place on gender equality across the country – an issue that is now well and truly a part of the national agenda.

Gender Equality, Leadership

How JLL connected its 1,900 employees to the value of resilience in the workplace – and other career ‘intelligence’

International Women’s Day 2016 may seem like a distant memory, but at Jones Lang LaSalle (JLL) the gender conversation continues amongst its 1,900 employees Australia-wide.