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Your career and independence

  • Employment and jobs

    Get career advice, find and apply for jobs, discover what education and qualifications are available, and find out more about employee rights, entitlements and pay.

  • Join a board

    Read about the 2 gender diversity targets to increase women’s representation on Utopia Government bodies.

  • Returning to the workforce

    Information on updating your skills, where to find career advice, and returning to the workforce after an injury or illness.

  • Work-life balance

    Find out more about flexible working arrangements, goal setting, managing work relationships, and time management strategies.

  • Managing your money

    How to manage your money, set a budget, organise your superannuation, and create a solid financial base for your future.

  • Starting a business

    How to plan and prepare to start your own business.

Women in business industry associations

Get connected with other women in business by contacting an industry association. They often arrange events and networking opportunities and support women in business.


Find information about discrimination, sexual harassment and your rights and responsibilities in the workplace.

Equal Footing toolkit

Many workplaces don’t know how to get started with improving equality in their organisation. The Equal Footing toolkit is a practical guide for leaders, teams and individuals to drive change in their workplace to promote gender equality and respectful relationships.


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Last updated:
11 August 2015

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