Tag Archives: The Country Web

Transitioning from stay-at-home mum to app entrepreneur

Mother of two, Beck Keysers, is the founder and managing director of Autism Link. Her commitment to supporting families with children with Autism and Aspberger’s has seen Autism Link flourish from a simple idea to Australia’s leading resource on Autism services. Beck shares her transition story from stay-at-home mum to app entrepreneur. Continue reading

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5 must-have’s for your networking toolkit

Written by Toni Courtney. As featured in The Country Web 2016 Annual. Re-printed with permission. The power of a great network can’t be underestimated—especially when it results in new clients, the next job, or new opportunity. “Networking is the key … Continue reading

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Farmers adapting to change

Author: Cindy Cassidy, 2015 NSW-ACT RIRDC Rural Women’s Award As featured in The Country Web magazine issue 63, published August 2016 As the 2015 RIRDC Rural Women’s Award winner for NSW-ACT and in my role with FarmLink, I am driven … Continue reading

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Georgia Mansur from Mudgee is painting her own path-from outback NSW to the world

Story as featured in the Number 62 issue of The Country Web magazine. Can you share a little of your interesting career journey so far. Like many others my career journey hasn’t taken a straight path. It’s more like a … Continue reading

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Read the latest issue of The Country Web magazine

Across my desk: By Emma Fitzsimmons (RWN Project Officer, January–June 2015) When I was young my grandmother taught me basic knitting and crochet skills. Even though I was keen to learn, my yearning to be outside playing cricket with my … Continue reading

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A woman’s place is everywhere

By Stephanie Dale, The Write Road (As appears in The Country Web Number 61) Incredible, isn’t it, the way a house can absorb significant numbers of people? On this particular weekend, the near century-old Kia Ora homestead, located 130 km … Continue reading

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Call for stories for upcoming issue of The Country Web magazine

The Number 61 issue of The Country Web has the theme, ‘A new you’. It will include stories of women who have reinvented themselves, risen from the ‘ashes’ to overcome adversity, changed roles or careers for something new, started up … Continue reading

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Read about ‘women of influence’ in our latest issue of The Country Web

If you’re in need of a little inspiration this spring then look no further! Our Number 59 issue of The Country Web has the theme ‘Women of Influence’ so you are sure to find lots of inspiration and ideas from the … Continue reading

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Our Farmers – Our Future edition of The Country Web now out

In this issue Download full issue Tweet sensation: Danica Leys won the 2012 NSW/ACT RIRDC Rural Women’s Award for her work with AgChatOz. She encourages anyone looking for a way to broaden their network to get involved in social media. Daring to … Continue reading

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