The Job Hunting Podcast

72. Have we learned nothing? Systemic gender biases, double standards, mental and physical dangers affecting women in the workplace - featuring Hannah Piterman Ph.D.

March 8, 2021

Episode Timestamps:

  • 14:58 - Covid and the gig economy
  • 19:54 - Covid and the pink recession
  • 26:17 - Covid and working from home
  • 27:32 - Work flexibility and gender
  • 35:15 - Throwing women under the bus
  • 47:59 - Executive presence and gender
  • 57:03 - Sexual misconduct then and now
  • 59:54 - The double standards we see publicly 
  • 1:03:10 - Managing people in the workplace, dealing with sexual misconduct

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 About our guest, Hannah Piterman Ph.D.:

Dr. Hannah Piterman has extensive experience designing frameworks for good governance, conducting board evaluations, undertaking whole organization reviews, and growing leadership through her executive coaching practice. 

Hannah consults to an eclectic client base in the corporate, public, and not-for-profit sectors. Her consulting assignments and research undertakings have led to published reports and articles in the media, business publications, and international peer-reviewed journals. She is a presenter and facilitator on leadership at business forums in Australia and internationally.

Hannah is passionate about ethical leadership, diversity, and gender equality. She is the author of 'Unlocking Gender Potential: A Leader's Handbook,’ acclaimed two-year research sponsored by major business, government, and academic institutions.  

Hannah is a Board Member of the Holmesglen Foundation and a Member of the Business Network Committee of the Jewish Museum of Australia (JMA). Hannah is also an adjunct Associate Professor at Monash University. She is a past member of the State Advisory Council of the Committee of Economic Development of Australia (CEDA), past Chair of the advisory board of Project Deborah, an education initiative for women in leadership, past member of the Domestic Violence Partnership Committee at Monash University and past member of the advisory board of the Anti Defamation Commission. She was also involved as a member of the Project Advisory Committee for InTouch supporting culturally and linguistically diverse women experiencing family violence. 

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