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Richmond Valley Council joins 100 Days for Change

NSW regional council commits to change on gender equity through three key initiatives.

Women & Leadership Australia’s Suzi Finkelstein interviewed on CPA Australia Podcast

Suzi Finkelstein, Program Director at Women & Leadership Australia, recently joined the CPA Australia Podcast to discuss all things women in leadership, workplace gender equity and the 100 Days for Change initiative.

Executive leadership, motherhood and the modern-day dream

Amber Brodecky talks about discovering a vision that will take her into the future both as a successful career woman and as a fulfilled mother.

64 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women awarded grants to attend leadership event

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women from every state and territory have been awarded grants to attend the 2018 Australian Women’s Leadership Symposiums.

Director of Associates, Paul Larkin awarded Dean's and ACEL awards​

WLA Director of Associates, Paul Larkin has just been awarded both the Dean’s and ACEL awards as part of his graduation in the Master of Leadership in Organisational Learning. Paul was awarded the Dean’s Award for Academic Excellence from Monash University for his academic excellence, which recognised the fact that Paul was the top graduating student in 2017. Along with getting the highest score in his class throughout the program, Paul was also awarded the Australian Council for Educational Leaders (ACEL) award, which is presented to the top graduating student across Monash’s leadership courses within the Faculty of Education.Victorian Branch ACEL President Coralee Pratt and Executive Dean, Faculty of Education at Monash University Professor John Loughran presented Paul (at left in the photo above) with both awards at a ceremony dinner. Massive congratulations to Paul for his hard work and dedication in achieving such great academic results, matched only by the rave reviews he regularly receives from our clients (both individual and organisational). Connect with Paul on LinkedIn and get in touch with us if you want to find out how Paul can help you and your organisation in your approach to leadership.​

One of WLA's industry partners helps shine a light on farming women

Together with The Invisible Farmer Project, the Australian Fodder Industry Association is searching for stories from women in Australian farming.

Brisbane Symposium a Huge Success

Almost 200 women packed out the Rydges Southbank on Wednesday and Thursday last week, coming together to attend the Brisbane Women's Leadership Symposium, the first of WLA's symposiums for 2018.

100 Days for Change

Tracey Spicer AM and Women & Leadership Australia team up to launch the 100 Days for Change initiative.

Nearly 1 in 2 women teachers undergo discrimination at their school

Important survey points to widespread biases, boys club culture and bullying.

Leading with emotional intelligence

Wendy Jocum reflects on emotional intelligence and why it is the foundation skill for almost everything we do.