June 17, 2020
women-in-business

National Women’s Business Mentoring Scholarships: In partnership with the Office for Women

We encourage female business owners and entrepreneurs from marginal demographics to apply for a business mentoring scholarship, funded by the Federal Government. Inspiring Rare Birds has […]
June 9, 2020
inclusive culture

How to create a more inclusive workplace culture

While companies are finally getting the message that diversity plays a vital role in boosting a team’s performance, its twin – inclusion – is not so […]
May 27, 2020
workplace

Developing the Capacity to Pivot Your Career or Business in Disruption

By Dr. Jeri ChildersDirector of Innovation & Entrepreneurship, UTS Faculty of Engineering and Information TechnologyRare Birds Ambassador In light of COVID-19, I’ve really taken the time […]
May 21, 2020
employee retention strategies

5 Win-Win Employee Retention Strategies

As the workforce evolves to embrace working from home as the new normal, business owners are looking for employee retention strategies that will enable them to […]
May 20, 2020
PwC mentoring program

PwC Australia: Paving the Partnership Gap with Rare Birds Mentoring

How do corporations eradicate their partnership gender gap when biased hiring and promotional practices persist? PwC Australia  invested in a mentoring program to ensure its leadership […]
May 10, 2020
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Why you need your mentor now, more than ever

By Jo Burston, CEO and Founder, Inspiring Rare Birds Mentoring isn’t designed solely for the good times. Much like a good insurance policy, it’s designed to […]
February 19, 2020
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Lisa Burling – Rare Birds Ambassador, Illawarra

Lisa Burling is an award-winning journalist, PR professional, entrepreneur, businesswoman and author. In 2013, a chain of devastating events resulted in her being an unemployed, single mum of two boys under three. Whilst in the Centrelink queue wondering how this was her reality, she decided to set up a business.
February 19, 2020
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Melanie Power – Rare Birds Ambassador, Newcastle

Director, melaniepower.com “For me, it’s all about ‘paying it forward’ and empowering others with the knowledge and skills to make it happen for themselves so they […]
February 19, 2020
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Phil Ore – Rare Birds Ambassador, Melbourne

Co-Founder, Marketing Entourage “I am truly honoured to be a Rare Birds Ambassador. Since our initial conversation I have always been inspired by Jo’s passion and […]
February 19, 2020
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Rhonda Brighton-Hall – Rare Birds Ambassador, Sydney

Founder and CEO, mwah A HR Leader and Telstra Businesswoman of the Year, Rhonda is recognised as one of Australia’s foremost experts in the human side […]