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On the Futility of Chief Diversity Officers

On the plight of Chief Diversity Officers, often encumbered with a futile job description read the following article by Nadia Owusu, excerpt below: “In too many cases, the responsibility for changing the company culture is placed entirely on the CDO’s shoulders. When efforts fail, the CDO then becomes the scapegoat. The organization’s leaders can say that they tried, that they are still trying; they can rest secure in the belief that they have the best [...]

2020-02-20T06:32:11+00:00February 16th, 2020|

Women In Leadership

#WomeninLeadership I recently Chaired the second day of a two day conference on ‘Women in Leadership’, with the theme, ‘How to be Changemakers’. Held in Melbourne, this conference involved keynotes from Lord Mayor, Sally Capp, the Vic Equal Opportunity & Human Rights Commissioner, Kristen Hilton and Managing Director of SEEK, Kendra Banks. Further panels through the day discussed workplace flexibility and strategies for an engaged workforce as well as a brilliant presentation on leading with [...]

2020-02-20T07:41:34+00:00December 15th, 2019|

Drumming Up Fear to Win Favor

On Tonight's episode of 'The Drum': with Craig Reuchassel(host), Catherine Morrison, Paul Harcher (SMH) and Tasneem Chopra Do you have any concerns over the National Party allowing members linked to white supremacy and neo-Nazi movements, to explain their actions before being expelled? The NSW Nationals will write to 20 members asking them to justify why they should not be expelled from the party over their alleged links to white supremacist and alt-right movements. Plus, the [...]

2018-10-30T23:39:43+00:00October 29th, 2018|