NZLS CLE Ltd is proud to support gender diversity in the legal profession. We are delighted to showcase a full set of videos recorded at the extremely well received 2016 Conference – Women in the Law – Career by Design, chaired by Cathy Quinn. Click here to buy the conference book
Statistics show that despite the increase in the number of women entering the legal profession, and the sanguine expectation that time would bring change, only 26% of women employees in law firms are directors or partners. Has the time come for quotas and what does the merit argument really mean?
Presenter: Michelle Dixon
A practical workshop to build your courage, presence and flexibility in influencing effectively while being true to who you are.Topics we will explore include:
Presenter: Nicky Benson
Discover the benefits of positive framing. This session will discuss how to:
Presenter: Ava Gibson
Avoiding conflict is not the answer! This workshop will equip you with new strategies for next time you have to “grasp the nettle” and hold an uncomfortable conversation at work.
Specifically we will cover:
Presenter: Brenda Ratcliff
This session will examine effective practical steps and behavioural changes that firms can implement to improve the work environment for women in particular, and men as well.Topics will include:
Presenters: Andrew Poole, Stacey Shortall and Ngaroma Tahana
Women are increasingly outperforming their male counterparts in many aspects of life, but when it comes to financial matters – and investing in particular – we tend to demonstrate lower confidence than men. Carmel will share stories and lessons learned over a quarter century of investing to help you on your journey towards financial freedom.
Presenter: Carmel Fisher