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WOMENS-CAREER-AND-ASPIRATIONS

13

JUN

2019

The future of women at work: Transitions in the age of automation

Via McKinsey Global Institute

The inevitability of automation in the workplace has long triggered fears of human redundancy. But the McKinsey Global Institute has recently released a report finding that while the march of automation and AI will both replace and create jobs, it suggests that women could be at risk of being left behind...

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08

MAR

2019

Celebrating International Women's Day 2019

Convergence Partners

Convergence Partners are proud to empower women, not just on this one single day, but at every stage of their careers - 365 days of the year...

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01

MAR

2019

Why mentoring & sponsoring are important, particularly for women

Via Center for Creative Leadership

In the lead up to International Women's Day 2019, we share this article which puts the spotlight on why sponsorship, more than mentoring, is the critical differentiator in helping talented, motivated women advance. If senior leaders are willing to put their organisational 'capital' on the line to help the next generation of talented women leaders succeed, it benefits everyone...

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13

NOV

2018

Women in the Workplace 2018

Via McKinsey & Company

McKinsey & Co and LeanIn.org's annual Women in the Workplace report reveals that women continue to face significant barriers in the workplace and that progress has stalled. This report shares insights into the challenges women face across many industries and sectors, and identifies how companies can turn good intentions into concrete action...

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17

MAY

2018

They love the sound of breaking glass

Via NZ Herald

Women’s under-representation in senior roles and board positions has persisted for many years in NZ; but networking groups like Young Women in Finance (YWF) are banding together to reverse such trends, providing high quality professional development, networking opportunities and access to valuable career insights. Convergence Partners recently partnered with INFINZ and YWF sponsoring their Fireside Chat event with Victoria Ransom...

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30

NOV

2017

Women In The Workplace: What's Really Happening?

Via Employment Today

Earlier this year and in collaboration with MPOWER, we released a summary of findings and recommendations from a national Women's Careers and Aspirations Survey. With diversity getting a lot of press these days, Employment Today has compiled a snapshot of the interesting findings from this survey in their recent issue...

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18

JUL

2017

What's really happening with women in the NZ workplace? A summary of findings and recommendations

Convergence Partners

In collaboration with Massey University’s People, Organisation, Work and Employment Research (MPOWER) Group, our national survey of NZ women’s career aspirations and experiences has revealed that many women feel they are lagging behind in terms of career growth >> DOWNLOAD our Women's Careers and Aspirations Survey - A Summary of Findings and Recommendations here:

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13

DEC

2016

Survey shows more work needed to support women's careers

Convergence Partners

In conjunction with Massey University, our recent national survey of NZ women’s career aspirations and experiences has revealed that many women feel they are lagging behind in terms of career growth - here are the key findings:

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31

OCT

2016

Survey Invitation - Women's Career Aspirations and Realities Survey

Convergence Partners

In conjunction with Massey University, we invite women from all walks of life to participate in the following "Women's Career Realities and Aspirations Survey"...

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