Tara Kentwell is a Detective Senior Sergeant in the Cold Case Investigation Team, for the Queensland Police Service. We chatted to her about her varied career with QPS, where to go after you reach your goals and what it’s like working for the police.
WORK180 and its Endorsed Employers are driving change from within by sharing best practice and next practice strategies and solutions shared by some of Australia’s most progressive organisations at our Executives Driving Gender Equality (EDGE) events.
It might be a traditionally male-dominated field, but more and more women are carving out successful careers in operational industries.
In operational industries such as engineering and mining, it’s widely acknowledged that the gender imbalance is more extreme. Yet, there’s a number of progressive organisations pushing to create a more gender equal sector.
We spoke to Sussanah Osbourne, General Manager Production at BHP previously about chasing adventures and authentic networking to career success. In this article, we discuss non-traditional roles at home and finding balance.
While this article is centred around violence against women, we acknowledge that domestic violence affects everyone in our society and that men are victims of this too. Violence is never OK, regardless of the gender of the victim or perpetrator.