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
business mentor

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 1, 2016
influential-women

Women of influence: Startup Daily’s Top 50 Women in Tech 2016

To have a big influence means that socially and economically a difference is being made, by an individual, with a positive impact. The ripple effect of […]
March 3, 2020
birds taking flight

100 Rare Birds take flight with mentoring scholarships

This week we announced the recipients of 100 mentoring scholarships for female business owners who are driving economic impact across the country.  Each scholarship recipient received […]
March 26, 2020
diversity-and-inclusion

Diversity and Inclusion Strategies – an invitation and a challenge to Australian business leaders.

In the flurry of International Women’s Day events, speaking engagements and activities, I stole a moment to reflect on how the conversation has shifted since I […]
April 17, 2020
celebrities who changed the world

5 Inspirational Celebrity Women Who Changed The World

Female celebrities are mostly known for acting, music or modelling careers while their more inspirational contributions to understanding and improving our world are less well known. […]