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Welcome to the regular round-up of national and international research and news relating to gender equity, diversity and inclusion, compiled by Hannah Lawson

17-28 April, 2017

Welcome to our news, research & resources round-up, where consultant Hannah E. Lawson shares the latest collection of news relevant to gender, diversity & inclusion in Australia and the World. Australia urged to put women and girls at centre of foreign policy – Canberra Times International aid organisations have told the Turnbull government to place women […]

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Week of April 10th, 2017

  Welcome to our news, research & resources round-up, where consultant Hannah E. Lawson shares the latest collection of news relevant to gender, diversity & inclusion in Australia and the World.   How Does Diversity Spur Innovation? – Stanford University Commitment to diversity does much more than benefit an organisation’s image. In fact, research suggests that […]

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Week of April 3rd, 2017

Welcome to our news, research & resources round-up, where consultant Hannah E. Lawson shares the latest collection of news relevant to gender, diversity & inclusion in Australia and the World. Can a four-year-old be sexist? – The Conversation  The Victorian government has announced it plans to teach its Respectful Relationship program to preschoolers as a way […]

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Week of March 27th, 2017

  Welcome to our  news, research & resources round-up, where consultant Hannah E. Lawson shares the latest collection of news relevant to gender, diversity & inclusion in Australia and the World. Assessment: How Mindful Are You? – Harvard Business Review  Mindfulness is the ability to stay focused, while being aware of your thoughts and surroundings and […]

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6 – 24 March, 2017

    Welcome to our  news, research & resources round-up, where consultant Hannah E. Lawson shares the latest collection of news relevant to gender, diversity & inclusion in Australia and the World.   Performance in mixed-sex and single-sex tournaments: What we can learn from speedboat races in Japan – VOX Regardless of their stage of development, […]

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Week of February 27th, 2017

    Welcome to our  news, research & resources round-up, where consultant Hannah E. Lawson shares the latest collection of news relevant to gender, diversity & inclusion in Australia and the World.   Testosterone Rex: It’s time to stop blaming sexism on hormones – ABC News The notion that the hormone testosterone gives men a natural […]

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Week of 20th February, 2017

    Welcome to our  news, research & resources round-up, where consultant Hannah E. Lawson shares the latest collection of news relevant to gender, diversity & inclusion in Australia and the World.   Everyone Likes Flex Time, but We Punish Women Who Use It – Harvard Business Review  Offering flexible workplace schedules seems like a no-brainer. […]

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Week of February 13th, 2017

  Welcome to our  news, research & resources round-up, where consultant Hannah E. Lawson shares the latest collection of news relevant to gender, diversity & inclusion in Australia and the World.   Women Are Less Likely to Apply for Executive Roles If They’ve Been Rejected Before – Harvard Business Review  Women begin their careers with ambitions […]

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Week of February 6th, 2017

  Welcome to our  news, research & resources round-up, where consultant Hannah E. Lawson shares the latest collection of news relevant to gender, diversity & inclusion in Australia and the World.   Is It OK for a Bunch of Men to Lead a “Women in the Workforce” Initiative? – Harvard Business Review  President Trump has just […]

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December 2016 – January 2017

    Welcome to our  news, research & resources round-up, this time across December – January; where consultant Hannah E. Lawson shares the latest collection of news relevant to gender, diversity & inclusion in Australia and the World.   How Australian women rallied together online to deliver real change in 2016 – Women’s Agenda 2016 was […]

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Week of December 12th, 2016

    Welcome to our weekly news, research & resources round-up; where consultant Hannah E. Lawson shares the latest collection of news relevant to gender, diversity & inclusion in Australia and the World.   What’s stalling progress for women at work? – McKinsey & Company Although gender inequality increasingly concerns many companies, research from McKinsey and […]

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Week of December 5th, 2016

      Welcome to our weekly news, research & resources round-up; where consultant Hannah E. Lawson shares the latest collection of news relevant to gender, diversity & inclusion in Australia and the World.     Susan Kiefel becomes Australia’s first female High Court chief justice – Canberra Times Susan Kiefel has been named Australia’s first […]

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Week of November 21st, 2016

    Welcome to our weekly news, research & resources round-up; where consultant Hannah E. Lawson shares the latest collection of news relevant to gender, diversity & inclusion in Australia and the World.   What Board Directors Really Think of Gender Quotas – Harvard Business Review  To better understand perceptions of quotas, the authors interviewed over 60 […]

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Week of November 7th, 2016

    Welcome to our weekly news, research & resources round-up; where consultant Hannah E. Lawson shares the latest collection of news relevant to gender, diversity & inclusion in Australia and the World.   Why Diverse Teams Are Smarter – Harvard Business Review  Striving to increase workplace diversity is not an empty slogan — it is […]

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Week of October 31st, 2016

    Welcome to our weekly news, research & resources round-up; where consultant Hannah E. Lawson shares the latest collection of news relevant to gender, diversity & inclusion in Australia and the World.   High Performing Boards: The whole is greater than the sum of its parts – Deloitte  Deloitte was commissioned by the Department of […]

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Week of October 24th, 2016

    Welcome to our weekly news, research & resources round-up; where consultant Hannah E. Lawson shares the latest collection of news relevant to gender, diversity & inclusion in Australia and the World.   Paid parental leave designed ‘to get women back to work’: Social Services Minister Christian Porter – Sydney Morning Herald  Australia’s paid parental […]

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Week of October 17th, 2016

    Welcome to our weekly news, research & resources round-up; where consultant Hannah E. Lawson shares the latest collection of news relevant to gender, diversity & inclusion in Australia and the World.   Our attitude towards female bosses hasn’t changed in 60 years – Canberra Times According to a recent survey of 400 employees by […]

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Week of October 10th, 2016

    Welcome to our weekly news, research & resources round-up; where consultant Hannah E. Lawson shares the latest collection of news relevant to gender, diversity & inclusion in Australia and the World.   Why you should give your sons more chores than your daughters – Canberra Times For the first few years of life, boys […]

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Week of October 3rd, 2016

    Welcome to our weekly news, research & resources round-up; where consultant Hannah E. Lawson shares the latest collection of news relevant to gender, diversity & inclusion in Australia and the World.   Women make slow progress on APS boards as departments tackle gender inequality – Canberra Times The number of women on government boards […]

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