Posted on 14 May 2008.
As Australia’s “Wealthy Families” – defined by Australia’s new government as those earning more than $150k – bear the brunt of last night’s budget announcements, sphinxx leaders could be forgiven for feeling disadvantaged for pursuing career advancement and promotion. If your family income exceeds $150k, you will be subject to tough means testing on the […]
Posted on 13 May 2008.
Last October I wrote a post on “planting the seed”: It’s no secret that I’m no domestic goddess. It’s not that I wouldn’t like a Better home and garden; it just doesn’t rate high enough in my priorities. But around this time of year, for a very brief moment, instinct kicks in and from no-where […]
Posted on 12 May 2008.
I was lucky enough to a Women in Finance luncheon in Sydney as a guest of Hudson. Not just because ours was the most quoted table in the room, but also because I had the chance to hear from Helen Nugent who is Director of Macquarie Bank, Origin Energy, and Freehills, as well as being Chairman of […]
Posted on 11 May 2008.
I don’t know about you, but if some goal-setting guru tells me one more time to stretch myself just a little bit more, I think I might just snap! We live in a world which is constantly raising the bar on our measure of success so that only the most audacious and ambitious goals are […]
Posted on 10 May 2008.
In a discussion with a male colleague the other day, he hit me out of the blue when he labeled me with the f-word. No, not that one. He asked if I am a feminist. I was surprised – it’s not a term that one often hears these days. In our politically correct world, it’s […]
Posted on 09 May 2008.
In business, I mean, rather than your infamy in general. At a networking function last week I met a delightful partner in one of Australia ’s top law firms. Let’s call him Mark. You know the kind of person I mean, the all-round-good-guy who everyone can’t help but like.He appeared genuinely interested as I relayed the story […]