One of the keys to ensuring diversity in the workforce is to
allow for flexible working. Through flexible
working, people can make changes to the hours, times and
locations they work, without affecting their income and
career progression nor affecting the business.
Employees are able to...
Thirty-nine New Zealand business leaders made a commitment
to achieve diverse and inclusive leadership at the Champions
for Change[sitetree_link,id=40] launch in Auckland today.
The new initiative, launched by Deputy Prime Minister the
Honourable Bill English, aims to infuse New Zealand
businesses with a culture that...
Global Women members stole the show at last night's 2015
Women of Influence Awards at a packed-out dinner at Sky City
Grand in Auckland. Congratulations to all!
Global Women member Joan Withers was named supreme winner to
a standing ovation.
Of the nine categories, Global...
The Superdiversity Stocktake was launched last night by
prominent lawyer and Global Women member Mai Chen at the
Auckland Art Gallery, from the new Superdiversity Centre for
Law, Policy and Business.
The centre is designed to help New Zealanders adapt to a
super-diverse New Zealand,...
New Zealand – particularly Auckland – has one of the
most diverse workforces in the world, and smart
cross-communication skills are becoming more critical than
ever for diversity and inclusion.
The best leaders understand communication patterns, norms,
expectations and taboos across a spectrum of cultures.
Teachers who turn to entrepreneurship bring to the table a
mix of curiosity, caring and ambition – Global Women
member Maria Johnson is just that, we caught up with her to
learn more about her journey.
is the owner and managing director of the...
Congratulations to Global Women member Annah
MNZM, who was last week announced as the winner of the EY
Social Entrepreneur Of The Year Award, presented by ASB, as
recognition for her work with RAW (Reclaim Another Woman).
She joins a list of prestigious New...
Congratulations to our investment partners who won at the
2015 YWCA Equal Pay Awards last night! Global Women major
partner ANZ was the Supreme winner, for best practice as an
equal pay employer. Our support partner IAG was named Gold
Champion, and support partner...
We are extremely proud to see so many Global Women members
among the finalists in the 2015 Women of Influence Awards!
Presented by Fairfax Media and Westpac, the New Zealand
Women of Influence programme recognises and celebrates women
from all walks of life who...
It's not only that education is a human right and an
empowering force, but there’s an urgency of action
required because of the growing Pasifika demographic. Over
half of Auckland’s population will be of Pasifika and
Maori descent by 2030, according to BEST foundation...