When Was The Last Time You Asked For a Fair Go?

The image of the laconic Aussie bloke saying ‘Fair go mate’ is one that many Australian’s are familiar with. We even had a Prime Minister, Kevin Rudd, who famously first used a variant of the phrase: ‘fair shake of the sauce bottle’ in 2006. Well now its my time to echo our 26th Prime Minister and say ‘fair shake of the sauce bottle’, because whilst many of us love Australian bush slang and phraseology, it seems that it doesn’t translate to providing women in Australia an actual fair go.  Read More

What Is The Invisible Barrier For Women in Sport?

Despite the many social and organisational benefits of advancing women in leadership within the sporting sector, Australian sporting clubs and organisations have been slow to catch on. Why? Read More

Yes, you really can make a difference.

Yes, you really can make a difference to creating an inclusive, diverse, kind and compassionate workplace. Here are 5 ways how. Read More

Why do we seek out difference instead of similarity?

True equality will not be achieved until we are willing to accept that people are human beings. That we all share a common humanity. What we don’t want is to pursue a kind of equality that means everyone is treated equally poorly. Read More

What is the state of play at your business for equality?

Organisations still struggling with creating equal opportunities are feeling the pressure to catch up…and fast! However, if equality, inclusion and diversity haven’t been on your organisations radar until now, probably time to start! Read More

6 Simple Ways to Deal With a Workplace Bully

Workplace bullying is often insidious, covert and can have a devastating impact on employee well-being, engagement and productivity. Here are some simple tips to identify and deal with bullying behaviour. Read More

10 Powerful Things I Learned About the Word Busy.

Busy might be irritating to hear for me, or maybe its even a bizarre kind of a status symbol for others, but for many women and men, its just quite possibly a shield. Here’s the summary of my aha! moment about the word busy. #busy Read More

Female Leader: Natalie Knoll, Bird & Knoll

Natalie Knoll, Co-Founder ofBird & Knoll, follows her own advice by paying her success forward by sharing her invaluable experience, information & resources with Advancing Women readers. Read More