Champions for Change: June Summit Brings Actions to the Forefront

Written by Global Women, 28.06.16
*Champions for Change Summit 17 June:* Fifty New Zealand Champions for Change – Chief Executive Officers and Chairs of significant New Zealand organisations, private and public – are in action, working together to achieve a common vision of a new generation of diverse leaders driving...

Kiwis Making a Difference...

Written by Global Women, 24.06.16
As National Volunteer Week draws to a close, we talk to Vivien Maidaborn[our-people/our-members/show/155/viv-maidaborn], Executive Director of UNICEF NZ, about the crucial role NZ volunteers play in delivering the assistance so urgently required by children around the world, including New Zealand. Vivien has spent most of her...

The gift of time

Written by Global Women, 21.06.16
Each year New Zealand celebrates National Volunteer Week to recognise and give thanks to the vital contribution that our approximately 1.2 million volunteers make - to social development, the economy and the environment. This year, National Volunteer Week is focusing on time, in particular whai...
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Women of Influence Awards 2016 – nominations now open

Written by Global Women, 14.06.16
Now is the time to do away with shyness, close the door on tall poppy syndrome, and celebrate those inspiring women you know who are actively shaping a brighter and more diverse future for New Zealand. Nominations are now open for the fourth annual...
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Wanted: millennials looking for meaningful work

Written by Global Women, 24.05.16
Gallup's new report 'How Millennials Want to Work and Live' A new report into the millennial workforce paints a picture of a generation poised to make a profound impact on the business landscape as we know it. Millennials aged 18 to 34, are unlike...

In a league of her own

Written by Global Women, 18.05.16
An interview with Global Women member Raelene Castle, the first female CEO of the Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs (NRL). *The right person for the job* “One of the biggest compliments the board could have given me was to say their sole focus was to find the...
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PwC Women in Work Index

Written by Global Women, 06.05.16
Global Women principal partner PwC has released its much anticipated Women in Work Index placing a spotlight on the progress made, and more importantly the progress still to be made, towards gender parity. The Index shows significant improvements across OECD countries to improve female economic...