Hands Up For Gender Equality – An Interview with the Australian Gender Equality Council
4th March 2019 • Parents At Work Podcast • Parents At Work
Why are so few CEO’s in Australia women? What have chores at a young age got to do with it? Join Emma Walsh as she interviews two experts leading the charge in getting to the nuts and bolts of via explorative research as to why and where this starts in life. Terry is the Managing Director of the newly established Australian Gender Equality Council and is joined by fellow board member and CEO of Career Money Life, Sandy Hutchinson. What can we learn from the research – parents, schools and workplaces – to support children, particularly girls, to develop the confidence and leadership skills needed to reach their career potential as leaders and tackle the stereotypical gender bias that exists in and outside the home? The recent research results reveal a lot about children’s attitudes towards gender.