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Top 5 challenges women face in leadership

By Reyna Mendes, Learning and Development Manager, Barrington Training Services

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When we think of inspirational women leaders, we think of Julia Gillard, Jacinda Arden, Quentin Bryce, Julia Bishop or Catriona Wallace . However, the celebration of women leaders should not be limited to political or business leadership. Out of the spotlight and away from media attention, women throughout Australia and the world are quietly taking on leadership roles and driving change for their colleagues, families and communities.


Success Stories from Barringtons ClubsNSW Job Ready program

Profile: Ty Webb Trained: Indigenous Job Ready Program 2015 Working: Rooty Hill RSL, Function team (employed for 3 years)

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Ty Webb is one of our Job Ready program’s great success stories. After initial training and employment placement, Barringtons are always heartened to catch up with former students years’ down the track and follow their achievements.

What are the Costs of Hiring the Wrong Club Executive?


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Making bad hiring decisions costs more than you might think. Let's explore what hiring a bad club executive can cost your business.


Recruitment isn't always easy. We've all had the experience of working hard to secure a perfect candidate only for them to move on too soon. The reasons for recruitment failures are plentiful. Maybe you didn't account for cultural fit, maybe you neglected to do a proper reference check or maybe your candidate's interview skills were much stronger than their performance. Whatever the reasoning, bad hires can cost companies a lot.

What Constitutes a Good Risk Management Strategy?


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A risk management strategy is a calculated approach by an organisation to identify, minimise and control potential business threats.
The plans that are developed as part of a strategy play a key role in the protection of your business and detail clear protocol for mitigating risk.
But how do you build a risk management strategy in the first place? What does a good strategy look like? Where do businesses go wrong? Let’s explore the ins-and-outs of risk management strategy.