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Cr Ashlee Fitzpatrick: A diary of the Advanced Leadership Program

Cr Ashlee Fitzpatrick is the youngest councilor in Australia and is also undertaking the Advanced Leadership Program with Women & Leadership Australia.

Aspire: Reflecting on the year that was

For our final edition, we have an interview with Licia Heath about Women For Election Australia. We also have our 2020 Symposium line up, an explainer about the Authenticity Paradox and a wrap up of the year from Suzi, who also has some exciting news to share.

Suzi Finkelstein: I have seen the power of an engaged, kind network in 2019

Suzi Finkelstein wraps up the year for Women & Leadership Australia and looks forward to 2020.

50 female leaders to be chosen to participate in the 'Elevate' initiative

After an unprecedented number of applications, Women & Leadership Australia will now begin the process of selecting the 50 women who will participate in the two programs in 2020.

Indigenous women can apply for grants to attend the 2020 Australian Women's Leadership Symposium

WLA's Indigenous grants program is back for 2020 and applications are now open.

Catherine Fox: A stop fixing women update

Barely a week goes by without another classic example of the fixing women approach to modern gender dynamics in action. All the usual faulty thinking and victim blaming is regularly on display, often backed by little data or even basic logic.

Licia Heath on running for election and why we need more women in politics.

Licia Heath is the CEO of Women for Election Australia, a non partisan organisation dedicated to inspiring, equipping and sustaining women in politics.

Huge interest in scholarships for automotive sector women

Toyota Motor Corporation Australia is the latest corporate sponsor to join the 'Elevate' initiative

October Aspire: A new event, awards and the Elevate initiative

We have so much to celebrate in October with the launch of our new event the Indigenous Women's Leadership Symposium. Also, we announce the Elevate initiative in partnership with St.George and nominations for awards are now open for 2020

St.George and WLA announce landmark ‘Elevate’ initiative for women in automotive

St.George has partnered with WLA to offer full scholarships for women working in Australia's automotive sector to undertake leadership training with WLA. Women in Automotive Australia are also supporting the Elevate initiative.

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