Women stay down and earn less in mining, construction and finance: report

Women’s participation in the workforce may have increased over the past 20 years, but entrenched stereotypes about where women can work haven’t. A report released from the Workplace Gender Equality Agency on Tuesday found that despite an increase in women’s participation in the workforce over that time, women are still much more likely to hold CEO or key management […]

Gender Pay Gap in Mining Sector

New report shows $100K gender pay gap for top tier managers A report released today reveals that among top tier managers in Australian organisations, men are paid on average $100,000 more per year than women. The report, Gender Equity Insights 2016: Inside Australia’s Gender Pay Gap, also revealed for the first time a measurable link […]

Pay Gap between genders is unacceptable

It’s 2015 and my New Year’s Wishes are that more girls study science subjects and get degrees in STEM subjects, that more women enter the mining sector, that more women rise through the echelons of companies regardless of sector but especially in mining and that more women grace our boards this year but also I […]