women entrepreneur

9 awesome women entrepreneurs making a difference in 2020

- November 19, 2020 4 MIN READ

November 19 is International Women’s Entrepreneurship Day so today we are celebrating fabulous women in business making a difference to the lives of everyday Australians. Women’s Entrepreneurship Day (WED) was founded by entrepreneur Wendy Diamond following a trip to Honduras where she witnessed extreme poverty. Diamond was inspired to pioneer a movement to empower women… Read more »


9 tips to help mumpreneurs juggle business and family

- September 3, 2019 3 MIN READ

If you’ve just had kids and you’re thinking of running a business from home; you may be worrying about how you’re going to manage your work-life balance. We won’t pretend that it’s always easy, but it can be done. Here are some things that can help that you might not have considered


Are you ready to Be MPowered?

- July 4, 2019 2 MIN READ

The Be MPowered Conference is returning for a second year this August with a stellar line-up of speakers and workshops for mums in business. The conference is the brainchild of Carrie Kwan, founder of Mums & Co, a business mums networking and support platform. Kwan vows that this year’s conference will be bigger and better… Read more »


Be MPowered 2019 Pitch Competition open!

- June 5, 2019 2 MIN READ

Are you a woman in business? Do you have a startup idea that needs a funding injection? Then get set to enter the Be MPowered 2019 Pitch Competition. The Be MPowered Pitch Comp is the brainchild of Mums & Co. founder, Carrie Kwan, who knows first-hand what it’s like to try to attract funding as… Read more »


Pippa Hallas shares 5 tips for being bold in business

- March 26, 2019 3 MIN READ

Being bold is crucial to breaking through the noise and differentiating yourself in business. CEO of the 65-year Australian skincare company Ella Baché, Pippa Hallas, shares why stepping into your power and making bold moves is good for business. Hallas became CEO of Ella Baché in 2009, just after the GFC hit. She found herself… Read more »


Meet the mentors: Irene Falcone, Nourished Life

- March 8, 2019 4 MIN READ

Nourished Life founder Irene Falcone left behind a sales role at Universal Pictures to start her own online business selling organic and natural products. Starting with just a $100 of stock and working out of her home, Falcone built up Nourished Life to become a key player in the beauty industry. Eight years on, Falcone… Read more »


Pay equity and gender inclusivity still a long way off in business

- February 28, 2019 < 1 MIN READ

In the lead up to International Women’s Day, SEEK has revealed data on job seekers’ perceptions on gender balance and equal opportunity, and some of the results may surprise. While women stepping into leadership roles is becoming more commonplace, gender balance and wage parity are still an issue at many companies. Similarly, many job seekers… Read more »