Boss Lady

  • Climbing the corporate ladder

    What does it take to be a leader? Skill? Talent? Or maybe just gender? What do you need to keep climbing the ladder if you’re a woman? A recent study has been shown that women make better leaders than...

  • Business casual vs professional dressing

    We’ve all heard the saying ‘dress for success’ and it applies to many situations. Whether it’s a job interview, professional event or party, your appearance is important. But with the changing trends, and the increasing acceptance of ‘business casual’...

  • Climbing the ladder

    Success is a hard thing to measure, for a number of reasons.  And how we define it can depend on who we are and what we want in life. But for many people, success is measured by how high...

  • Networking tips that will even work for shy people

    Let’s face it, not all of us are totally comfortable with networking.  I don’t believe a great networker is born either, but rather it’s something you learn. In school, I was voted “least known student in the class” and...

  • Tips for running effective meetings

    Meetings are an important part of working life and are a great way to ensure that everyone is on the same page and knows what is happening within the workplace. But an ineffective meeting is a drain on time,...

  • 3 tough conversations you have to face

    We are often warned that with power comes great responsibility. Just like their male counterparts, females in positions of power must have tough conversations if they are to thrive. However, as a woman, there is more scrutiny that comes...

  • Power Pack | SSC designer Sanaz Shirazi

    Favoured by A-listers like Kate Hudson, Sienna Miller and Kate Moss, and featured in glossies like Vogue, Marie Claire and Elle, Middle-Eastern brand SSC is an eco-luxe fur fashion house, using materials such as recycled fur, shearling and meat...

  • It’s not bullying, it’s business

    In business, there are many situations that will have you questioning if you are being bullied. But there is a difference between bullying behavior and strong assertive business behavior. You may even find yourself questioning whether or not your...

  • Power Pack | Australian Women’s Weekly Editor-in-Chief Helen McCabe

    Helen McCabe has blazed a strong career path in media, from major newspapers and the parliament press gallery to Australia’s leading magazine, the Australian Women’s Weekly. She is also the chairperson of the Federal Government’s Positive Body Image Awards,...