All posts tagged "women in business"

  • Don’t lose yourself to your business

    Being a business woman can be hard, particularly running your own business. Unfortunately, many business avenues are still male-dominated. Fortunately, we women are very good at proving people wrong. Succeeding in business depends on the...

  • Tips for women in business to stay fighting fit

    A new 17-year longitudinal study by the University of Newcastle shows working mothers in Australia are feeling the pressure of juggling home, work and leisure time more than ever before. Another major British study shows...

  • A businesswoman’s guide to divorce: FAQ

    Going through a divorce can be one of the most traumatic times in any businesswoman’s life. It is likely to affect your emotions, will probably risk having some impact on your energy and ability to...

  • ‘Dumb blonde’ with an ‘open legs policy’ 

    Why is it that when a woman is successful and connected, some men feel so threatened that they need to find a justification for why they themselves are not as connected or successful? In a...

  • How to succeed in a male-dominated business world

    How to succeed in a male-dominated business world

    Over the past few months, we have been speaking to some inspiring women that are determined to change the face of some of the most male-dominated industry’s out there. We’re talking about agriculture, construction, restoration...

  • The rising tide of entrepreneurial women

    The rising tide of entrepreneurial women

    The number of women who own their own businesses is on the rise as they break free from their employment roles. They’re driven by a lack of convenient childcare options, bosses who don’t have empathy...

  • Surround yourself with the right tribe and anything is possible

    I used to think one of the main obstacles faced by women in business was gender inequity — being the female minority in a male dominated industry. However, in listening to my clients and from...

  • If you’re a sister doing it by yourself, why isn’t it working?

    If you have a business that’s failing, the chances are you’re feeling pretty bad right now. Starting a business is a big deal. Which means it hurts even more when things go wrong. Full sympathy;...

  • The future of business is female

    The future of business is female

    There’s never been a better time to be a woman in business. Companies are placing more value on gender equality than ever — embracing feminism is simply good business. According to the International Monetary Fund,...