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Event Recap - In Conversation with Women's Property Initiatives

Our Women in Super VIC members were given the opportunity to learn what they could do to help homeless women during a session with Women’s Property Initiatives (WPI) last week. We were joined by Jeanette Large, Chief Executive Officer, and Debra Mika, Chair, and learnt about why there is an increase in homelessness amongst women, what WPI are doing to solve the problem and what we can all do to help.
  • April 26, 2018
  • Event, VIC Initiatives, Make Super Fair

Event Recap - HR Forum

Last week we re-visited the Domestic Violence Charter for Employers at our second HR Forum which gave the HR professionals in the room a chance to discuss the implementation of the Charter within their fund and any issues that they may have seen. We also heard from Emily Maguire, CEO of the Domestic Violence Resource Centre of Victoria, on how the disclosure of family violence should be handled and the types of training and resources that are available. Emmeline McIllree who is in the People, Partnership and Culture team at PwC also spoke at the Forum on corporate culture and the challenges one can face when implementing change.
  • April 22, 2018
  • National Office Update, Policy Initiatives

5 Reasons Why Women Have Less Super than Men – and How to Even the Scales

If you’ve heard about the gender pay gap, chances are you’ve also heard there’s a superannuation gap between men and women. But with a staggering superannuation gap of 47 per cent, many are left asking ‘why’?
  • April 8, 2018
  • National Office Update, Policy Initiatives, Make Super Fair

Event Recap - NSW Building Your Personal Agency Training

On Tuesday 27 March, Women in Super NSW held the first member-only training event for the year, Building Your Personal Agency. Over 70 members attended to hear from Rosamund Christie about her tips and tricks on how to build personal agency, how to overcome unconscious bias and what default behaviours people have that could be getting in the way.
  • April 4, 2018
  • Event, NSW Initiatives

Mavis Roberstson International Women’s Day Events

This year, Women in Super held events in Melbourne and Sydney to mark International Women’s Day.
  • March 20, 2018

Event Recap - Networking Breakfast at CMSF

This year the WIS Networking Breakfast at CMSF hosted Sabrina Bailey, Global Head of Retirement Solutions at Northern Trust Asset Management, as out keynote speaker.
  • March 16, 2018
  • Event

Time's Up and the Super Gap

While there are many measures that show we have a long way to go to address gender inequality, one notable one is the superannuation gap.
  • March 8, 2018
  • Make Super Fair

NSW Event Recap - In Conversation with Chris Cuffe

This year’s Women in Super NSW Lunchtime Series kicked off with investment industry leader and philanthropist, Chris Cuffe who shared anecdotes from his career and insights into the evolution of the super industry.
  • February 26, 2018
  • NSW Initiatives

Women in Super and AGSM @ UNSW Business School Scholarship Open

WIS NSW announced the launch of the Women in Super and AGSM @ UNSW Business School scholarship program.
  • February 26, 2018
  • Scholarships, NSW Initiatives

Mel Birks at the Queen's Baton Relay

Mel Birks’s outstanding contribution to the Women in Super Mother’s Day Classic was recognised earlier this month when she took part in the Queen’s Baton Relay for the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games.
  • February 22, 2018

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