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Archive for March 2014

‘A woman of many firsts’: Dame Quentin Bryce and ‘normalising the unusual’.

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Date: 27 March 2014
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Dame Quentin Bryce’s term as the twentieth-fifth  Governor General of  Australia, and the first woman to be appointed to the position,
officially ended on March 26th, 2014. A woman of many …

What makes a good (female) leader?

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Date: 21 March 2014
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According to Marina Go ‘female leaders constantly struggle with the paradox of nice versus tough. Is it better to be popular or lead with a steely edge?’ This has …

Law is failing women – Report of the National Attrition and Re-engagment Study released.

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Date: 21 March 2014
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A landmark study by the Law Council of Australia has found that women face significant levels of discrimination, with one of the study’s key figures telling …