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Lack of Women Keynotes at AIA Convention Highlights Equality Issues
Business
Tuesday May 16 2017

Lack of Women Keynotes at AIA Convention Highlights Equality Issues

“The Keynote panel is in no way representative of our collective intellect,” read the letter from over 50 architects and firms challenging the lack of women...

Diversity and Inclusion: More than just Buzzwords
Business
Monday April 25 2016

Diversity and Inclusion: More than just Buzzwords

Diversity and inclusion is on the agenda of every board and leadership team across the country, but the engineering and construction sector has the most work...

Is Architecture Still Driving Away Women?
Business
Tuesday March 22 2016

Is Architecture Still Driving Away Women?

In the wake of new surveys from bodies such as the American Institute of Architects indicating that gender representation remains an issue for the architecture sector,...

Architecture Falls Short on Ethnic and Gender Diversity
Business
Friday March 18 2016

Architecture Falls Short on Ethnic and Gender Diversity

The American Institute of Architects' latest survey on diversity in the workplace has uncovered serious shortcomings when it comes to the representation of women and ethnic...

Time to Target Diversity in the Property Sector
Business
Friday February 26 2016

Time to Target Diversity in the Property Sector

Whether it’s doing the hard graft on the construction site or wheeling and dealing on the golf course, property has traditionally been a man’s game.

Why Gender Neutral Toilets Are Here to Stay
Commercial
Tuesday September 29 2015

Why Gender Neutral Toilets Are Here to Stay

Gender neutral toilets cater for people who for many reasons feel uncomfortable using a toilet that is designated as either male, female or unisex. In the...

Survey Reveals Increasing Sexism in Architecture Industry
Business
Tuesday February 10 2015

Survey Reveals Increasing Sexism in Architecture Industry

The Architect’s Journal’s (AJ) Women in Architecture Survey results are in and they show women in the industry face growing issues with gender inequality.

Gender Diversity Offers Big Opportunity for the Property Sector
Business
Tuesday December 9 2014

Gender Diversity Offers Big Opportunity for the Property Sector

According to a ground-breaking new study, the property industry has enormous opportunity to improve its economic performance through greater gender diversity.

Australian Gender Pay Gap Widens
Business
Friday August 15 2014

Australian Gender Pay Gap Widens

The pay gap between men and women has blown out to be the biggest in 20 years, largely because of the hefty salaries paid in the...

Business
Mar 6 2018
Australian Construction Culture Pushing Women Out

The construction industry's masculine culture and underlying sexual harassment is pushing women out even though they love their work.

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Business
Jan 10 2018
Engineering Change on the Gender Gap

Deepa Kundur is the chair of the Division of Engineering Science at the University of Toronto, and a professor in its Edward S. Rogers Sr. Department...

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