Opinion pieces

If you don't believe in marriage equality, it's time to change your stripes

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As a citizen, a parent, an ally, and someone who leads an organisation committed to inclusion, here's why I am voting YES to marriage equality.

You're entitled to your opinion, unless it's not based on fact

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We must have the courage to call out racism when we see it.

More than ever, Australians must work together to create an inclusive society

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From advertising to workplaces, in 2017, let’s endeavour to recognise the enormous opportunity that diversity offers all of us.

Facing Up to the Realities of Domestic and Family Violence in the Workplace

Lisa Annese
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Workplaces can make a difference on many levels if they face up to their responsibilities in the quest to reduce family and domestic violence.

Top tips for a flexible workplace

Lisa Annese
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No successful sporting coach has ever suggested that only one or two members of a team need to be flexible.

Practical ways to promote religious diversity in the workplace

Lisa Annese
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By embracing religious and cultural diversity, an organisation can reap productivity rewards – and it’s the right thing to do.

Dispelling the myths: why the gender pay gap does not reflect the 'choices' women make

Lisa Annese
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The Diversity Council’s report shows women are paid less just because they are women. So why are we still debating the existence of the pay gap?

Relationships, Respect and Trust Key to Engagement with Indigenous Employees

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A lot can be done to build workplaces that make the most of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander talent.

Life is messy. If we want the brightest workforce, we need more flexible work

Lisa Annese
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Globalisation, technology and the 24/7 marketplace are changing the way we work and the only solution is more flexible work opportunities.

The Best Father's Day Present Would Be Flexible Working Hours

Lisa Annese
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If there is any evidence of the importance of a dad who both works and cares simultaneously, it is right here in my heart.

We need to find the courage to talk openly at work about the impact of miscarriage

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One in four pregnancies ends in miscarriage, yet talking about the experience remains taboo in many Australian workplaces. It’s time for that to change.

Bridging the Digital Divide: Technology and Accessibility for People with Disability

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Many Not for Profits with older websites will have to work hard to ensure that they are fully accessible to people with disability.