11 May, 2017
Happy Mothers Day Vicki Bastin-Byrne

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Happy Mother’s Day: Vicki Bastin-Byrne

Dear Mum, I would describe you as intrepid, adventurous, vivacious, extroverted, ambitious, productive, talented, creative, outspoken, kind, wise and sentimental. A fierce friend. The absolute duality of your personality is the most fascinating and attractive part of you. You travel through life at top speed: goal oriented, obliterating any obstacle...

10 May, 2017
Mother's Day Marie Kelly-Moran

Happy Mother’s Day: Marie Kelly-Moran

Dear Mum, When I was a little girl you gave me the freedom to imagine and the space to make my own decisions. I could try anything and it would be okay if I failed because you were a soft place to land. You told me you loved me every day...

10 May, 2017
Childproof your career

Have you Childproofed your Career?

We know that starting a family has a big impact on our career and financial position, and women in particular have some important considerations to make. The gender pay gap and superannuation gap are compounded in Australia because women take on the majority of primary caregiver responsibilities for children. Research...

8 May, 2017
Winter Bomber Jacket

‘It’ trend for winter: the bomber jacket

The bomber jacket is the latest outerwear trend that is totally covetable! A humble piece that has been making a major impact within the fashion world this season. So many colours, textures and patterns to choose from. This is why Fashion Weekly advise that the Bomber Jacket is your wardrobe essential this winter....

8 May, 2017
Female Leader Tracey Spicer

Female Leader, Tracey Spicer, Spicer Communications

Tracey Spicer, CEO of Spicer Communications, has an enviable portfolio career encompassing television, newspaper, radio and online journalism, and is a highly sought-after writer, speaker and media trainer. She has just authored The Good Girl Stripped Bare, challenging the structural workplace barriers faced by women. Tracey is passionate about equality, which is a central tenet of...

8 May, 2017
Advertise

Advertise on Femeconomy

Raise awareness of your brand with our engaged female economy. Last month our reach across all our digital channels was over 380,000.  Our community wants to support female led businesses to create gender equality. If your business is at least 50% owned by women or has 30% of women on the Board...

2 May, 2017
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Female Leader, Fabiola Gomez, LUXit

Fabiola Gomez, Founder and Director of LUXit, is disrupting the beauty industry by using technology. For those who don’t have time, the ability or the inclination to venture to the salon for beauty treatments, LUXit is the perfect solution. LUXit is an app and online web platform that you can...

1 May, 2017
new hairstyle

How to Get a New Hairstyle and Not Regret It

To lob or not to lob, that is the question. I can’t be the only one who every year pines over getting a really dramatic new hairstyle to completely shake up my look, right? I’ve toyed with pixie cuts, cute lobs and even pastel hues… but every time I go...

26 April, 2017
Lena Kasparian

Female Leader, Lena Kasparian, Lena Kasparian

Lena Kasparian, Founder of Lena Kasparian fashion brand, has two Sydney boutiques, and credits her success to her own willingness and determination to take risks, as well as being handed great responsibility to run a portion of her parent’s jewellery business at age 17. Lena designs the exquisite formal wear and...

26 April, 2017
Sheena Ireland

Female Leader, Sheena Ireland, Specialists in Communications

Sheena Ireland, Director of Specialists in Communications, founded her company based on the belief that we all have a unique offering that can’t be replicated by others. She believes that our communications efforts should reflect our distinctive qualities and not just replicate others or follow a trend. With a background in the Federal...

25 April, 2017
Eliminate stress

9 Tips to Fashionably Eliminate Stress at Work

Stress doesn’t look good on anyone. While we’re all busy being stylish leaders, with the demands of life it can be easy to feel overwhelmed. With numerous deadlines, hectic schedules and the non-stop nature of today’s workplaces, no wonder we’re especially inclined to feel stressed at work. Here are Fashion...

20 April, 2017
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Gender Equality Consulting Services: The Why

As a HR Executive, I hated being ‘sold’ to When I reflected on my own 19 years of experience as a Human Resources practitioner in operational and corporate environments working for large global multinationals, I realised that I was totally resistant to approaches by service providers. The sheer volume of...