Breakthrough Leaders Celebration Dinner 2015

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,...
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Workplace cultural intelligence: Arihia Bennett from a Maori perspective

Written by Global Women, 28.10.15
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. This...
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Little School founder Maria Johnson: leader profile

Written by Skye Wishart, 21.10.15
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. Maria Johnson[] is the owner and managing director of the...
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Annah Stretton takes out EY Social Entrepreneur of the Year Award for RAW

Written by Global Women, 19.10.15
Congratulations to Global Women member Annah Stretton[] 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...