Leadership

  • 30% female board a ‘doable’ target: Coca-Cola Amatil CEO

    The head of beverage and food processing giant Coca-Cola Amatil (CCA), Alison Watkins, says a target of having 30% female membership of boards is not only desirable but doable. And she has proved it by hitting the female board...

  • Dealing with betrayal

    It’s an unfortunate truth of business and life. Being betrayed. And it can be one of the most devastating experiences in life. A betrayal can shake you to the core, shifting your perception of the business world...

  • Shrug off statistics that show women are not making it to the top

    Women have long been under-represented when it comes to the top rungs of the ladder – the CEOs and senior executive levels. But with all the push and energy to get us there, it’s dispiriting to see data still...

  • Own your own bossiness

    Society manages to push this notion into girls heads that being bossy is a bad thing. And in the environment of school, bossiness doesn’t always get you the most friends in the playground. But bossiness isn’t bad. And no,...

  • The dark side of success | The Business Woman TV

    Success is a wonderful thing although not many will share with you the ‘dark side’ of success and how to cope with it. Our CEO Amanda Rose will share with you the dark side of success and how to...

  • If the women aren’t supporting you, will the men?

    It seems that often when women talk about the struggles they face in business, they are discussing issues they have had with men. But could it also be because the women aren’t supporting other women? Whether they believe they...

  • Women’s expectations of women

    It is undeniable that in the business world, the expectations of women are much stronger than on men. But it is where these expectations come from that is the interesting point. You would think women would be more supportive...

  • How Taylor Swift could save you thousands

    Taylor Swift’s new song “Shake it off” could save you thousands in therapy bills and even business coaches. Why? Because she tells you exactly what most therapists and coaches will tell you when you face difficulties in the professional...

  • Stand tall and aim taller

    No matter how much good you do in your life, there will always be someone standing on the sideline trying to tear you down … Don’t let that discourage you from where you are today, and where you want...