Monthly Archives: June 2013

Are you a daughter, mother or grandmother?

At one stage in our lives we will be one: a daughter, a mother, a grandmother. In the Number 59 edition of The Country Web we are exploring the theme ‘Pride in our past.’ We invite you to share your stories of women who … Continue reading

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Help uncover our ‘hidden treasures’ and say thank you!

Do you know someone who has made a valued contribution to your local community?Here’s your chance to say thank you. Rural Women’s Network Project Coordinator, Allison Priest says communities across rural, remote and regional NSW are invited to nominate rural … Continue reading

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E-Leaders program – Online leadership, learning and networking for rural women

Last year Sonia participated in the National Rural Women’s Coalition first online leadership program. She enjoyed the experience and says it is a great opportunity for rural women interested in developing their skills and leadership. It will be of particular … Continue reading

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Act pink and fast track research

You can fast track breast cancer research and help find more answers! Join today at http://www.register4.org.au Last year I supported a friend who’s mother was diagnosed with and treated for breast cancer. At the time my friend also found a lump … Continue reading

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Australia’s underestimated resource: Women doing business globally

Source: Women in Global Business – Inspiring Australian Women to international success One of the surprising results from the report Australia’s underestimated resource: Women doing business globally, is that the largest demographic of women owned businesses that have engaged internationally … Continue reading

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Step up, stand out & be heard!

As featured in The Country Web Number 58 Autumn 2013 edition.  In Australia there is a very public push to get more women into the top boardrooms and into senior executive positions. More and more women are successfully running their … Continue reading

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