Lest we forget

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In 2018, Army veterans continue to serve their country and they continue to live with the experiences of their sacrifice. Many face challenges returning to civilian life, employment and full physical and mental health.

Seven myths about flexible working and how to debunk them

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A major stumbling block to enabling more people to access flexible work and careers are the misconceptions about workplace flexibility that abound. DCA has identified seven commonly held myths and presents facts to debunk them in a new Myth Busting Flexibility Tool.

Seven myths about flexible working and how to debunk them

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DCA’s CEO Lisa Annese says organisations and individuals are discouraged from engaging in flexible work by myths and misconceptions. "Many employees want access to flexible work but are discouraged by a workplace culture that views anything other than full-time face time work as second rate."

Why NOW is the time

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DCA is excited to support the launch of NOW – Australia’s response to the #MeToo and #TimesUp movements. We encourage all workplaces to visibly support this campaign and send the message that sexual harassment, intimidation and abuse will not be tolerated.

Qantas, Words at Work and inclusive language

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DCA's WordsAtWork materials encourage reflection and discussion at work about what respectful and inclusive language looks like.

Everyone's winner: Gender inclusion not at the expense of men

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This International Women’s Day, DCA is calling on all organisations to step up their inclusion programs by encouraging men to help make gender equality a reality.

International Women’s Day 2018; Everyone’s a winner: Gender inclusion not at the expense of men

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This International Women’s Day, Diversity Council Australia (DCA) is calling on all organisations to step up their inclusion programs by encouraging men to help make gender equality a reality.

Take our survey on LGBTIQ+ workplace experience

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We are conducting an Australian study on what motivates Australian LGBTIQ+ workers to come out at work and need your help to recruit respondents so that this research can have the impact it deserves.

Congratulations to WGEA EOCGE citation holders

WGEA Employre of Choice for Gender Equality
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Congratulations to the newly announced Workplace Gender Equality Agency (WGEA) Employer of Choice for Gender Equality (EOCGE) citation holders for 2017-2018.

In 2018, be the change you want to see

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Read DCA's first eNews for 2018 including our latest blog on key issues that will define 2018

Inclusion@Work Index - video highlights

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Highlights from the Inclusion@Work Index launch.

2017 Year in Review: DCA’s greatest hits

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It’s the time of year to sit back and reflect on how DCA helped support your diversity and inclusion (D&I) efforts in 2017.

Book your new 2018 Knowledge Programs now

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We are excited to announce two new Knowledge Programs designed for diversity and HR practitioners as well as business leaders and line managers.

Today is an historic day as Parliament passes the marriage equality legislation

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Diversity Council Australia is delighted that marriage equality legislation has today passed the House of Representatives.

Landmark research reveals the state of inclusion in Australian workplaces

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Ground-breaking research has thrown a spotlight on the importance of inclusion in Australia’s workplaces. The new DCA-Suncorp Inclusion@Work Index establishes the first national index of inclusion experiences of Australian workers.

Landmark research reveals the state of inclusion in Australian workplaces

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Led by DCA and sponsored by Suncorp, the new Inclusion@Work Index clearly identifies the benefits of inclusion and the need for Australian companies to put words into action and invest in creating inclusive places to work.

DCA welcomes the strong ‘Yes’ vote in support of marriage equality

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Diversity Council Australia is thrilled that Australians have returned a strong ‘Yes’ vote, with 61.6% in support of marriage equality (versus 38.4% who voted ‘No’).

Strong 'Yes’ vote in support of marriage equality

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DCA is thrilled that Australians have returned a strong ‘Yes’ vote in support of marriage equality. We now call on the Australian Government to do its job and legislate to make marriage equality a reality for all Australians, as they promised, before the end of this year.

Domestic violence – why it’s not just domestic

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November 25, 2017 marks the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women which seeks to raise awareness of the various forms of violence women experience, including family and domestic violence. Please join us in marking this day and playing your part in responding to the problem.

DCA’s Debate finds a focus on identity does help diversity and inclusion in the workplace

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The Diversity Council Australia and National Australia Bank Annual Diversity Debate held in Sydney last night found a focus on identity does help diversity and inclusion (D&I) in the workplace.

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