What about the arts sector if we’re going to support the construction sector?
In construction for every million dollars invested you get between 0.9 and 1.3 jobs. In the arts sector, you get nine jobs. It’s a $14.7 billion dollar industry employing 119,000 people, half of them women, in construction it’s only 14% women.
Let’s spend taxpayer money on supporting the economy where it needs it, but let’s make it fair and economically efficient ... See MoreSee Less
here's an interesting infographic on women inventors -
Women inventors - Raconteur
Women inventors From the dawn of computer programming to stem cell research, inspiring women have been behind some of the most groundbreaking inventions. While their share of total patentees remains low, the status quo is shifting in many high-tech industries such as biotechnology and chemistry. ...
Risk Management/Intellectual Property 2018Women inventorsFrom the dawn of computer programming to stem cell research, inspiring women have been behind some of the most groundbreaking inventions. While...
Working from home remains a select privilege: it’s time to fix our national employment standards Kantha Dayaram, Curtin University; Scott Fitzgerald, Curtin University; Steve McKenna, Curtin University
Our research shows most organisations have adapted well to staff working from home. But there's a hole in workplace laws we need to address. ... See MoreSee Less