Why Safety First Is Now More Comfortable for Women

Who could ever imagine that a rusty nail in the foot would lead to a safety boot business for women, by women? she wear founder Stacey Head tells her story. Read More

Failure is Not Something This Country Girl Will Accept

Country kids learn early to think on their feet,  put in a hard day’s work, and to work as a team member. Failure is not something country people accept. Patrice Brown is a wonderful advertisement for the women of country Australia. Read More

What Makes Me Glad, Mad and Sad Once a Year, Every Year

I am a gender equality consultant, researcher and speaker. Every year, there is this phenomenon called International Women’s Day. Like Christmas and Easter, this celebration comes around each year. Like Christmas and Easter, the preparations and lead up to the big day seems to occur earlier! Each year, I get glad, mad and sad about… Read More

How to Get the Right Person in the Right Place at the Right Time

How do you find highly qualified and experienced professionals who are in the right place at the right time?
You look further afield than CBD or urban locations, just like Jo Palmer does with Pointer Remote Roles. Read More

Why Asking For a Fair Go Is Risky and How to Solve It.

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

How to Make Life, The Law and The Workplace Work

Denise O’Reilly left the world of corporate law and started her own practice as Director O’Reilly Workplace Law to build the lifestyle and career of her dreams. With a desire to pursue workplace law and also enjoy the benefits offered by living on the Gold Coast in Queensland, Denise now has a thriving practice. She has… Read More

18 Full Forwards and Not a Defender In Sight

Picture this. Your favourite sporting team runs onto the field/court. In the case of AFL, this would see my beloved West Coast Eagles running on. 18 players who run on and take their designated positions. Their role in the team is set. But what happens if we send 18 goal kickers out and no defenders or midfield? Crazy huh? Read More

12 Reasons Why We Need More Audacity in Australia

I want all Australian’s to take action to create a kinder, more compassionate, inclusive Australia. Especially for women, because you know what? Australia can be a tough place to be a woman. But you can make a difference.  You can do this by being deliberately, purposefully and mindfully inclusive, kind, compassionate and just a little bit audacious!  Read More