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July 2020


A MF and LV event only

Hosted by James Garriock

July 16 @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
A Zoom only event

Developing strong leadership in Victoria has never been more relevant or as important as it is right now.  What the future holds is uncertain, but what is known is that we have an opportunity to build back better. We have many Leadership Victoria alums within…

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The Week It Was

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July 16 @ 5:15 pm - 6:15 pm

Join us this Thursday afternoon as we discuss the hot issues that have hit the headlines in the news this week. The great thing about zoom is that you can log in and out when you like, so if you don't finish work until 5:30pm - log…

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Sexual harassment in the higher echelons of the legal profession

Take a break with the Hon Diana Bryant AO QC

Hosted by Ian Dunn AM

July 23 @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
A Zoom only event

In 2013, the Law Council of Australia conducted the National Attrition and Reengagement Study (NARS) to investigate the progression, attrition, and reengagement rates of lawyers and identify gender trends within the profession. NARS remains one of the most comprehensive studies of the Australian legal profession…

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The coal curse — resources, climate and Australia’s future.

Take a break with Judith Brett

Hosted by Pamela Creed

July 28 @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
A Zoom only event

Where will we be when the world stops buying? Australia is a wealthy nation with the economic profile of a developing country — heavy on raw materials and low on innovation and skilled manufacturing. Once we rode on the sheep’s back for our overseas trade;…

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August 2020

Post Pandemic Mental Health: Navigating through a new era

Take a break with Dr Ruth Vine

Hosted by Chris Gallagher

August 6 @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
A Zoom only event
Free – $20

The coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has had — and will continue to have — significant impacts on Australians. Many people are experiencing loneliness, stress, anxiety and concern for the future. While initial mental health concerns centred on coronavirus lockdown isolation, apprehension quickly turned towards employment and…

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