ABS reveals more Australians are working multiple jobs, with women and young workers overrepresented

By Georgina Sebar The Australian Bureau of Statistics has revealed that 958,600 Australians are working multiple jobs to make ends meet. Women were more likely than men to need a second job, with 7.6 per cent of working women holding more than one position, compared to only 5.7 per cent of employed men. Similarly, 8.0 percent of […]

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Gender equality today for a sustainable tomorrow 

Gender equality today for a sustainable tomorrow  This year, the United Nations has chosen the theme of ’gender equality today for a sustainable tomorrow’.   This theme encourages us to discuss what gender equality and sustainability have in common, and what we can do to address both of these issues.  To start with, we know that […]

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A woman in a wheelchair sits in front of a computer with headphones in. She is in a video meeting and is waving to the other participants.

Smashing Stereotypes For A More Gender Equitable Future 

This International Women’s Day, and every other day of the year, She Works strives to #BreaktheBias. We’re disrupting the gender stereotypes that exist in the workplace and repeatedly fail or disadvantage women. We partner with employers in male-dominated industries, including ICT, Transport and Construction, and support them to remove barriers and influence important cultural change, […]

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How your donation is helping women exiting prison

Mentoring for women in prison Women exiting prison are among the most disadvantaged, vulnerable and marginalised individuals in our society. They often feel they are judged negatively by the community and experience discrimination due to their criminal record when it comes to getting work. Our unique Mentoring for Women in Prison program empowers women exiting […]

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How your donation is helping mature-aged women

Supporting mature-aged women. Women get slammed from all sides as they age, facing the double whammy of sex and age-based discrimination, they are fastest-growing group sliding into poverty and homelessness in this country. Here at Fitted for Work we are passionate about providing work opportunities for older women which provide financial stability, connection and growth. Last […]

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Xchange Revolution Podcast ft. Donna de Zwart

Check out the “Helping Women Get Work Ready” podcast interview on Xchange Revolution with Donna De Zwart, CEO Fitted for Work and Ludwina Dautovic, CEO of The Room Xchange. In this episode we discuss: – The story of Fitted for Work – About Donna De Zwart – Helping women get back into the workforce – Cherry Woman – Helping women over […]

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