Raising the bar : women in law and business / by Natalya King
By: King, Natalya.Publisher: Wellington, N.Z. : Thomson Reuters, 2014Description: ix, 256 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.ISBN: 9780864728937.Subject(s): Professional women | Careers
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Women in New Zealand -- The case for business diversity -- Equal pay and pay equity -- Legislative and social change for women in New Zealand -- Policies and programmes: initiatives outside the legislative framework -- Women in New Zealand's legal profession -- Understanding the issues and solutions -- Flexible working -- Corporates leading the way -- Tools for change.
Addresses gender inequality in the professions. Discusses the legislation, policies and social reasons that allow for gender disparity. Includes New Zealand and international research, particularly from the legal profession. Offers practical advice to businesses wanting to increase diversity within their organisations.