Leading law firms are attempting to redress the gender imbalance in their most senior ranks by imposing targets for the proportion of women who should be appointed to partnership. ACYD alumna Edwina Kwan is one of the newest partner at King & Wood Mallesons, who was recently promoted while still on maternity leave.
There is rising concern that Australia’s even-deeper business ties with China present an unacceptable security risk as Beijing becomes increasingly authoritarian at home and more activist overseas. So how should the emerging debate about the so-called “bounded engagement” with China apply to economic relations?
Dr Yijia Li, a delegate of ACYD 2013, talks with SBS Mandarin about his research in stem cells and 'bridging ties' between Australia and China. Interview conducted in Chinese.
In a new book, Labor’s Tim Watts takes a political and personal look at Australia’s great achievement – ‘outgrowing its beginnings’. Tim Watts was a delegate of ACYD 2015.
As disruption spawns a new style of leadership, AFR BOSS magazine explores how Millennial leaders differ from their older counterparts.