Tag Archives: Women in male dominated professions

Become a role model for young women seeking work in male dominated roles such as science and technology

Economic Security4Women is recruiting role models for young women in male dominated professions .

Role models are crucial to broadening the career aspirations and expectations of young women in Australia,economic Security4Women is seeking women from Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) and non-traditional occupations and industries to be highly visible role models on a stand alone website to be launched in 2015.

To apply to be a role model go to role models

Women tradies on the rise

It is great to see women participating in male dominated professions. And it appears that not only are they participating they are surpassing the men on many fronts.

According to Channel 7’s Sunrise program, women tradies are on the rise and Sunrise reports “that there is growing evidence that they (women) are doing a better job.” Women tradies are rated more highly for professionalism, being on time and communication skills. So next time you need a tradie why not consider a women.

Below an example of  Marcelle Bagu’s craftwomanship. Marcelle is  featured in the Sunrise story.Link to the  Sunrise story https://au.tv.yahoo.com/sunrise/video/watch/25874393/lady-tradies-on-the-rise/