Lessons from a winning woman - Ranjna Patel

Written by Global Women, 06.05.16
*With the prestigious EY Entrepreneur of the Year Awards fast approaching, EY is on the lookout for inspiring women to throw their hat in the ring.* Launched in New Zealand in 1998, Entrepreneur of the Year is an annual national awards programme, culminating with...

Leadership artistry with Gill Gatfield

Written by Global Women, 04.05.16
‘There needs to be something for the eye, the hand, the heart, and the head’ is the quote on the inside cover of Gill Gatfield’s book Abstract Figure – a monograph of her art theory and practice, and a statement that neatly encapsulates Gill’s...
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Powerhouse panel shares cheat-sheet to success in a VUCA world

Written by Global Women, 05.04.16
Global Women investment partner representatives witnessed a powerhouse panel, facilitated by Global Women diversity director Justine Munro, at the Activation Series in Auckland on March 21. Michelle ‘Nanogirl’ Dickinson, Anna Curzon and Pip Greenwood have blazed trails to success in their respective fields, but not without...

Dr. Emma Parry - just say yes

Written by Global Women, 04.04.16
Emma Parry The 2016 Aspiring Women Leaders’ Summit for Queensland Health on March 10 saw Global Women member Dr. Emma Parry speak to a captivated audience about her career journey, how to achieve a work-life balance, and most importantly, why saying yes has been so...

Diversity of thought - the missing puzzle piece

Written by Global Women, 29.03.16
* JulietBourke * *‘Which Two Heads Are Better Than One? How diverse teams create breakthrough ideas and make smarter decisions’* - Deloitte Partner of Consulting, Juliet Bourke releases breakthrough book shedding light on how to use a diverse workforce to its full potential. If investors knew...

Leaders' diversity pledge a 'foot on the accelerator'

Written by Global Women, 18.03.16
*The Champions for Change summit has produced an action-oriented plan to accelerate New Zealand’s future success and global competitive advantage through diversity and inclusive leadership. * The country’s top CEOs worked collaboratively at the Champions for Change summit on March 14 to reach a collective agreement, the...
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Make the pledge today for a better tomorrow

Written by Global Women, 08.03.16
As it stands we will not live to see gender parity in our lifetimes. According to World Economic Forum predictions, we are 117 years (approximately 42,000 days) away from achieving global gender parity. International Women’s Day is the opportunity to #PledgeForParity and create a better...
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Seventeen new members join the ranks of Global Women

Written by Global Women, 18.02.16
Global Women warmly welcomes our 17 new members from our November 2015 intake who have now joined the organisation, who represent a broad cross section of leaders from the private to public sector, corporate to not-for-profit, small business to entrepreneurs, and rural to international.  Each of...
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Her path to leadership: lawyer Silvana Schenone

Written by Global Women, 17.02.16
Global Women member Silvana Schenone is a corporate partner at Minter Ellison Rudd Watts. Silvana has a remarkable international background, having practiced law in New York, Chile and New Zealand, and holds a Master in Laws from Harvard University, with distinction in corporate law...