07
Nov 18

Insights on being an impressionable leader

Author:Ash Natesh

    We interviewed Cheryl Alderman, Director/Business Coach & Mentor/Life Coach at Be Ultimate. Here are her expert insights on leadership styles and how over the years it has evolved. What is the prominent leadership styles that you see today? First of all, probably it’s worth just talking about change and leadership and the way … Continue reading Insights on being an impressionable leader

25
Oct 18

Female vs male leadership styles with Cheryl Alderman

Author:Ash Natesh

Effective communication is key to becoming a successful leader in the APS. The key difference between a female and male leader is their communication style. Women leaders can be very apologetic and men are quite direct and firm according to Cheryl Alderman Executive & Business Coach, Be Ultimate. “Women leaders will often have a questioning … Continue reading Female vs male leadership styles with Cheryl Alderman

17
Oct 18

Are there enough women representatives in the Australian federal parliament?

Author:Ash Natesh

The Liberal Party has been facing a serious ‘woman problem’. The lack of women representation has dropped since 1996, with women making up just 22 percent of Liberals in federal parliament and for Labor, it is 45 percent. The lower representation of women in the Liberal Party is dragging down the International image of Australia. … Continue reading Are there enough women representatives in the Australian federal parliament?

18
Sep 18

Public Sector Gender quotas addressed by the Citizens’ jury

Author:Ash Natesh

The jury of 83 randomly selected people assembled recently to hear from experts and discuss various gender quotas that are fair and implementation tactics. This forms part of the Victorian Government’s consultation on its upcoming gender equality bill. The bill proposes new processes to plan and report on gender equality for all state government departments, … Continue reading Public Sector Gender quotas addressed by the Citizens’ jury

03
Sep 18

Powerhouse Public Sector Women of the 21st Century

Author:Ash Natesh

In April 2018 former Prime Minister, Malcolm Turnbull announced gender parity at the most senior level of government in the Australian public sector. It’s clear that women are making significant strides towards equality with men, but there is still a vast distance to go before all barriers have been erased. Sexism, the gender pay gap, … Continue reading Powerhouse Public Sector Women of the 21st Century

24
Jan 18

8 top tips from female public sector leaders

8 top tips from female public sector leaders Despite the incredible strides made towards gender equality in the last decade, women in senior level positions continue to be significantly underrepresented. For women struggling to overcome professional, personal and structural challenges, we have put together 8 pieces of advice taken from Senior Leaders speaking at the … Continue reading 8 top tips from female public sector leaders