Sideways to the top - 10 stories of successful women that will change your thinking about careers forever

Event type: Book launch

Event date: Tuesday, 13 August 2013 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Event venue: APSC training rooms, 16 Furzer Street, Phillip, ACT

Further information: Launch information on Macfarlan Lane (publisher) website

Sideways to the Top - 10 Stories of Successful Women That Will Change Your Thinking About Careers Forever by Norah Breekveldt showcases a diverse range of alternative pathways and non-conventional avenues to career success. The book covers experiences of some of Australia and New Zealand’s leading women and the issues, questions and factors they grappled with in getting to the top of their profession. These women’s experiences span the corporate world, the government sector, professional services, the not-for-profit sector, and self-employment.

Panel discussion at the launch includes:

  • Norah Breekveldt, Director, MacFarlan Lane
  • Heather Carmody, Principal Consultant, The Nous Group
  • Annwyn Godwin, Merit Protection Commissioner
  • Mary-Jane Ierodiaconou, Founder, Justitia Lawyers

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