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The family juggling act

Laila Hage-Ali
May 31, 2022
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The challenge women face starting a young family as their careers are taking off is well-documented. Statistically, women disproportionately carry the domestic burden at a time when work intensification is accelerating. Generous parental leave and support, flexible working and flexible careers, and family-friendly workplace cultures are examples of the policies and practices that help women manage their domestic responsibilities.
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Why the start of the year is the best time for workforce planning

Laila Hage-Ali
February 24, 2022
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According to Australian HR Institute (AHRI), the most common definition of workforce planning is “having the right people, in the right place, with the right capabilities, at the right time.” The start of a year is a great time to sit down and look strategically at the composition of your teams, both for your immediate and future needs.
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Virtual Intern Platform update

Laila Hage-Ali
February 17, 2022
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Never in our wildest dreams did we think after 3 short years that we would have had more than two thousand Australian students (25 thousand students world-wide) enrolled in our Virtual Intern Program.
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Calling all women who have graduated and are in the early stages of their career

Laila Hage-Ali
February 17, 2022
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Based on industry demand, we have recently expanded our focus to include a program dedicated to women who have graduated university and are in the beginning stages of their career with the launch of our early career program, Accelerate.
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We’re making progress but it’s hard-fought

Laila Hage-Ali
January 20, 2022
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Following is an extract from a white paper Future IM/Pact recently released on the gender diversity progress in the investment management industry, In this paper, you can read about what the industry is doing to attract and keep women in front-office investing roles and what gaps remain.
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Alumni profile: Madeleine Williams

Laila Hage-Ali
December 21, 2021
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Meet Madeleine Williams. Equity Research Analyst, founder of Augent, Future IM/Pact Alumni and all-around inspiration.
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Start the new year right

Laila Hage-Ali
December 21, 2021
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I’ve always loved the new year and the tangible feeling of hope, energy, and positivity that it brings. I typically spend this time of year thinking about what I want the next 12 months to mean for me. What I want to achieve, how I want to feel, and how I’m going to invest in myself.
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Where are all the women?

Yolanda Beattie
December 8, 2021
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How the Australian investment management industry is grappling with its lack of gender diversity and ideas to accelerate progress.
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Genevieve Hourigan: Podcaster, Future IM/Pact Alumni and all-round superstar

Laila Hage-Ali
November 22, 2021
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Fun fact. When Genevieve was a little girl, thinking about what she wanted to be when she grew up, she wasn’t dreaming about working in rewards and remuneration (shocker right?!). What she did dream about was a future where she was living her passions, contributing in a positive way and smiling. The whole, entire, time.
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