How I Stopped Admiring The Problem

My colleagues were middle-aged, white, straight men, most with stay at home wives. You could argue that they were pale, male and stale. It was a problem. But I needed to stop admiring the problem and do something about it.
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Help! I need a mentor, but its all too hard!

80% of women say having a mentor is important, yet only 20% actually have a mentor. Why? Read More

How Women Help Other Women: time to bust myths

Ever been the victim of “Queen Bee Syndrome”? Ellevest CEO, Sallie Krawcheck has & says that the number one issue standing in the way of women is, other women! Read More

Colleagues, Collaboration & Strategic Networking

Strong networks are critical for the success of any individual or organization. The critical factor amplifies if you are looking to collaborate to achieve your objectives.The old saying “you are only as good as your network” still rings true, but I think there is a new dimension to be added, and that’s collaboration. Read More

My love of “F” words

Flawesome (adj.) an individual who embraces her flaws and knows she’s awesome anyway. Feisty (adj.) a lively, determined and courageous individual. Fabulous (adj.) very good, wonderful. Frivolity (noun) lack of seriousness, light-heartedness Four “F” words that describe what happens when the “Women Who Get It” get together in Melbourne. This is an unashamed plug for my next… Read More

What is Women Who Get It?

WWGI events are designed and run to be safe, welcoming no BS spaces and places for feisty, flawesome females to learn, develop & thrive. Why WWGI events? I started to hold these events because I couldn’t find what I needed.  Events  were evading me where I could hold a meaningful conversation, were the right size and where I… Read More

One of my favourite “F” words

I am a lover of the “F” word. Feminist. Fabulous. Fantastic. Feisty! Marina Go wrote this piece in Women’s Agenda that confirmed what many of us know: Being FEISTY is seen as a desirable leadership trait Being FEISTY is code for courageous, high spirited and independent Many women avoid being known as any of these!… Read More