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Aspire: Amplification, workplace innovation and awards

Welcome to the latest edition of Aspire, where we share the latest articles, perspectives and news from WLA and beyond.

Women & Leadership International celebrate their first cohort in the UK

Women & Leadership International, a sister company of Women & Leadership Australia, is excited to be celebrating their first cohort of leaders in the UK.

Yvonne Bowyer knows how to diversify the automotive industry

Yvonne Bowyer, Founder of RemiPeople, is working with the automotive industry in Australia to help them ensure they are hiring the best person for the job.

Our top takeaways from this year's women's leadership symposiums... so far

We are almost half way through the 2019 Australian Women's Leadership Symposiums, being held in all capital cities across Australia. Here are some of the biggest takeaways we have had so far.

Catherine Fox on Women Kind, workplace innovation, quotas and why men make the best amplifiers.

Catherine Fox, Director of Diversity at WLA, talks to us about her latest book, Women Kind, why we should be using quotas, the workplace innovation we already have and why men make the best workplace amplifiers.

Suzi Finkelstein on why amplification is so important in the workplace

Amplification is an incredibly important tool that can be used to advance gender equity in the workplace. Suzi Finkelstein, Director of Leadership and Advocacy at WLA, explains how we can harness this tool.

Amy Bach on why working mums make exceptional managers

There are a number of skills that are usually well developed in effective managers, and many of them are attributes that are also essential to parenting. Amy Bach explains why working mums make better managers

Catherine Fox on why we need to start recognising women's work

WLA Director of Diversity Catherine Fox reflects on the importance of Gross Domestic Product, the monetary value it adds to the economy and why we need to start recognising how important it is.

Dr Terry Fitzsimmons on how Australia can tackle gender equality

Dr Terry Fitzsimmons, Managing Director of AGEC, talks to WLA about how Australia should go about tackling gender equality to create a more equal future for all Australians.

Aspire May 2019: Award winnners announced & more!

Aspire May 2019: Award winners announced, Catherine Fox on Women coming together and Terry Fitzsimmons on how we can make gender equality work.