Can I Have a Wife Please?

Can I Have a Wife Please?

It was the 1990’s. I wish someone had asked me what I really really wanted at that time. I would have said, can I have a wife please?

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I’m Calling BS on Busy

I’m Calling BS on Busy

Being busy is bullshit, especially for women. Don’t get me wrong, I like to get shit done more than the average person. So I’m calling BS on busy.

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Why the Women in Sport scoreboard needs more focus.

Why the Women in Sport scoreboard needs more focus.

Life has been very very full here at Advancing Women. My work in 2019 has included working on the next Advancing Women in Sport research paper. My research is part of my advocacy work for a more equitable, welcoming and fair workplace for women who choose to work in sport. I want sporting leaders to have easy to read, insightful and actionable research to advance more women into sports leadership in Australia. 

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When Men Don’t Want to Be Seen as Weak

When Men Don’t Want to Be Seen as Weak

My work in gender equality means people can mistakenly believe that it’s all about women. It’s not. Gender equality is important for all genders. This post highlights the very real experience that men and in particular new dads, encounter and what happens when they don’t want to be seen as weak. 

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Why a dirty, dusty, remote, inconvenient career is beautiful.

Why a dirty, dusty, remote, inconvenient career is beautiful.

Florence Drummond, Co-Founder of Indigenous Women in Mining & Resources Australia (IWIMRA), is on a mission to connect every Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander woman working in the mining and resources industry across Australia, to support each other in their career journey.

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Can I Have a Wife Please?

Can I Have a Wife Please?

It was the 1990’s. I wish someone had asked me what I really really wanted at that time. I would have said, can I have a wife please?

read more
I’m Calling BS on Busy

I’m Calling BS on Busy

Being busy is bullshit, especially for women. Don’t get me wrong, I like to get shit done more than the average person. So I’m calling BS on busy.

read more
Why the Women in Sport scoreboard needs more focus.

Why the Women in Sport scoreboard needs more focus.

Life has been very very full here at Advancing Women. My work in 2019 has included working on the next Advancing Women in Sport research paper. My research is part of my advocacy work for a more equitable, welcoming and fair workplace for women who choose to work in sport. I want sporting leaders to have easy to read, insightful and actionable research to advance more women into sports leadership in Australia. 

read more
When Men Don’t Want to Be Seen as Weak

When Men Don’t Want to Be Seen as Weak

My work in gender equality means people can mistakenly believe that it’s all about women. It’s not. Gender equality is important for all genders. This post highlights the very real experience that men and in particular new dads, encounter and what happens when they don’t want to be seen as weak. 

read more
Why a dirty, dusty, remote, inconvenient career is beautiful.

Why a dirty, dusty, remote, inconvenient career is beautiful.

Florence Drummond, Co-Founder of Indigenous Women in Mining & Resources Australia (IWIMRA), is on a mission to connect every Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander woman working in the mining and resources industry across Australia, to support each other in their career journey.

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