December 4, 2020
Male role model

Where are the male role models?

By Jo Burston Founder and CEO Inspiring Rare Birds The concept that “you can’t be what you can’t see” relates equally to male leaders – particularly […]
November 27, 2020
Georgia Bamber

Meet the Gamechangers: Georgia Bamber

“Being a mentor is great.  But Rare Birds also offers a fantastic community too and I have had the chance to connect with a lot of […]
October 7, 2020
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Each budget used to have a gender impact statement. We need it back, especially now

COVID-19 has left women, more than men, economically disadvantaged through unemployment, underemployment, lowered incomes, less secure work, greater household and family demands, and increased risk of […]
September 9, 2020
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Meet the Gamechangers: Fleur Madden helps female freelancers

Rare Birds mentor and Ex CEO of Red Republic, Fleur Madden (pictured centre), has launched Freelancing Gems, an online platform to support female freelancers across all […]
September 4, 2020
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Who’s Mentoring the Leaders?

During one of the most intense periods of their career, leaders – from middle-management to C-Suite – are so busy looking after everyone else; managing new […]
August 25, 2020

10 Business Leaders talk Growth by Innovation

10 speakers x 10 minutes = 100 take-aways In partnership with Digivizer and with thanks to funding from the City of Sydney, Rare Birds hosted its […]
May 4, 2015
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4 Funding options for Australian entrepreneurs and SMEs

According to Ernst & Young’s G20 Entrepreneurship Barometer, Australia is one of the leading countries in the world for entrepreneurship. This is due to its education and […]
July 14, 2015
entrepreneur

Why anyone can become an entrepreneur

Many people will have ideas that could be turned into successful businesses. So what’s the difference between them and the entrepreneurs who turn these ideas into reality?
February 1, 2016
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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 […]
February 23, 2016

‘Capital investment helped us grow’

  Aimee Marks wanted to find the right impact money to help her business TOM Organic grow. She shares the challenges and what it felt like when […]