Commerce for Women Week

27 Jun

Commerce for Women Week (working name)
A New UMSU Wom*n’s Department Initiative!
When: Week 4 of Semester
Dates: 18th August- 22nd August
We are looking for people to recommend or run workshops!
Expressions of Interest to

The Commerce for Women Week (working name) will run in week 4 of semester 2, 18th -22nd August. It will involve a number of workshops run throughout the week at various times on various topics. It will include everything from how to manage Centrelink, how to do your taxes, understanding super to economic theory, management theories, marketing and personal branding. There is also possibly going to be speakers on topics such as why having paid maternity leave tied to your wages is a problem.

We are looking for people to run workshops during the week. You can either pick up one of our ideas listed below or suggest your own! We will be happy to work around your timetable (when you receive it) to ensure you are able to run your workshop with ease! If you also have a friend/ tutor/ lecturer/ program/ company who you think would be good to be included in this program let us know!

Some workshops we are looking for people to run;
~ How to do your taxes by yourself
~ How to navigate Centrelink
~ Budgeting how to manage your money!
~ Understanding the Stock Market
~ Intro to Marketing
~ How to draft a Business Proposal
~How to Balance your cheque book and other basic accounting skills
~Resume Writing
~ Time and Task Management
and more! Get in touch to see what else is on our list or suggest what you would like to see on it!

Expressions of Interest to


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