Breakthrough Leaders 2016[sitetree_link,id=34] kicked off
this week with a brand new Leadership Development Director
at the helm: Rachel Petero, who has come back home to
Aotearoa after 15 years abroad.
rachel petero article A Global Women member with
Waikato-Tainui heritage, Rachel’s entrepreneurial
endeavours have included founding...
A Happy Chinese New Year to our members, investment
partners, BTL participants and alumni!
February 8 this year in New Zealand was Monday-ised Waitangi
Day holiday and it was also a celebration of the first day
of the Chinese New Year – the two...
To create an engaged and therefore productive workforce,
employees need be able to bring their whole selves to work
without feeling suppressed. EY New Zealand’s senior tax
manager Gina Mills is pushing EY’s culture in this
Gina Mills is serious about diversity. She had...
Barbecue and salads, searing sun, shady totara and cabbage
trees, picnic blankets and a lolly scramble: this was the
taste of Kiwi culture given to refugees from the Mangere
Refugee Centre in Auckland and their NZ Red Cross
volunteers, as part of the Global...
What do you really think about gender diversity in the
workplace? Here’s your chance to express yourself –
For the second year running, Hays is holding a survey to
find out what you and others from workforces around the
globe truly think about gender...
Last month, November 2015, HeForShe launched in New Zealand.
The 22 committed New Zealand HeForShe champions are diverse,
from CEOs to politicians to entertainers – include two
from Global Women investment partner organisations: Mike
Bullock, chief operating officer of ANZ New Zealand and Leo
Global Women member and accomplished entrepreneur Diane
Foreman won’t hire anyone for an offshore role without
interviewing their partner first, because if the family
situation won't work, neither will the role - and she also
checks out their house.
Speaking this morning at the PwC...
The Breakthrough Leaders programme launched a new concept
this year entitled the “visibility challenge” where each
participant must raise their profile against an issue or
cause of importance to them. This is an exercise outside
their comfort zone - resulting in an array of...
Global Women partner organisations won large in the
Diversity space at the Deloitte Top 200 awards last Thursday
with an awards night held at Vector Arena.
Global Women major investment partner Westpac won the award,
with ANZ and Air New Zealand hot on its...
In the presence of some of New Zealand’s most influential
and talented leaders, a 350 strong audience commended the 40
graduates of the 2015 Global Women Breakthrough Leaders
Programme[sitetree_link,id=34] at the Global Women
Celebration Dinner last week, November 25.
We would like to acknowledge the...