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3 Questions to Reflect on the Past Year

Dear Past, thank you for all the lessons. Dear Future, now I’m ready!   It’s that time of year again when we’re caught somewhere between squeezing in all the work we want to achieve before the end of the year, and daring to think about winding down and having a bit of a break. Throw […]

10 Things You Need To Know About Your Value

One of the greatest challenges I see for women is for them to fully understand and appreciate how valuable and important they are. Here are 10 things you need to know about your value. 1. You are more valuable than you think As women we are often running an unconscious pattern of not being enough […]

Love Yourself – Your Life May Depend On It

This weekend I have been fortunate enough to attend the Hay House I Am Light Tour in Brisbane with Dr Wayne Dyer and Anita Moorjani. There were many beautiful and practical messages and takeaways from this conference and one I want to share with you today is from Anita Moorjani about Self-Love. Anita Moorjani is […]

Freedom February!

Release yourself from something that is causing you stress and anxiety. I’m sure you have heard about Feb Fast and giving something up for 28 days of February, which is usually alcohol, junk food or sugar after the excess of the holiday season. Well here’s Freedom February! Freedom February is releasing yourself from something which […]

Victoria Cabinet Ministry One Step Closer to Gender Equality

Victorian Cabinet Ministry One Step Closer to Gender Equality The recent announcement late last year of Daniel Andrew’s “most diverse cabinet in Australia” with nine women and 13 men is a step in the right direction of gender diversity. Gender diversity is important for many reasons. Having more women in a team of decision-makers achieves […]

Words of wisdom to maintain your sanity over the holiday period

The following is credited to Mother Teresa and was found written on the wall in Mother Teresa’s home for children in Calcutta. (Original by Kent Keith) People are often unreasonable, irrational, and self-centered. Forgive them anyway. If you are kind, people may accuse you of selfish, ulterior motives. Be kind anyway. If you are successful, […]

Women in Business Leadership – Gail Kelly to Retire

It would be interesting to know what Westpac Group’s Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director has planned for the next step in her career now that she’s handing over the reins of the banking group. For 11 years, Gail Kelly she has consistently been a trailblazer. First, for being the first woman to have led […]

Australia, Let’s Say NO to Violence against Women and Children

Australia’s Sex Discrimination Commissioner Elizabeth Broderick is a woman making a difference in the fight to put an end to violence against women and children. On November 25, Commissioner Broderick marked the United Nations’ International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women with a formal statement calling for much stronger leadership in Australia to […]

Emma Watson’s UN speech to men and women

I thoroughly enjoyed actress Emma Watson’s speech on gender equality which launched the United Nations’ HeForShe campaign to end gender inequality. What a bold move to ask a young role model to stand up and speak directly at all men, young and old. Watson was a great choice, since her younger fans can be encouraged to join […]