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HeForShe launches in New Zealand

Written by Global Women, 16.12.15
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 Foliaki,...
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Diane Foreman on growing your business - PwC Herald Talks

Written by Global Women, 09.12.15
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...
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Increasing your Visibility: Lindsay Render's journey

Written by Lindsay Render, 07.12.15
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...
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Westpac takes out the Deloitte Top 200 Diversity Award 2015

Written by Global Women, 30.11.15
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...
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Celebration of our Breakthrough Leaders 2015

Written by Global Women, 30.11.15
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...
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Flexible Working: how PwC does it

Written by Skye Wishart, 24.11.15
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...
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Global Women members win huge at Women of Influence 2015

Written by Global Women, 05.11.15
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...
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Launch of the Superdiversity Stocktake

Written by Global Women, 04.11.15
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,...