Fitted for Work celebrates 10 years of good work

As Fitted for Work celebrates its 10th birthday this week, it also passes the notable milestone of 20,000 women that have been helped through its programs. Fitted for Work provides free services to women facing disadvantage that helps them develop the skills, tools and confidence they need to find and…

Tracey Spicer: On life and motherhood

Tracey Spicer is a household name in Australia, best known for being a veteran journalist and TV presenter. More importantly, she is also a mum and a very strong advocate for women’s rights. Here, Her Collective asks Tracey how she juggles motherhood and why she said cock a lot on…

5 tips for staying motivated through winter

Amy Giannotti is a dietitian, sports dietitian, personal trainer, creator of “Amy’s Grains” and is about to open the doors of her café, “The Home of Nutrition”. After just a year in the sport, Amy has also qualified for the Australian Age Group Triathlon Team where she will compete at…

Gossip is good

Yes, you heard it. A study is saying gossip has a good side and an actual benefit. Interested to hear about it? Elena Martinescu, from the University of Groningen in The Netherlands, was one of the researchers of the study. Here she tells Her Collective about the good side of…

You are worth it

Why do I feel useless even if I know I’m not? Why do I feel like I need to be earning to feel like I’m contributing to the household? Why do I have the urge to find something to earn from – anything, so I can feel like I have…

Five desk lunch ideas

Steggles’ brand new range of ready cooked chilled chicken and turkey meat – Just Eat It – has hit the supermarket. The range offers a lunch alternative that is healthy and easy as well as convenient. The Just Eat It range comes in Oven Roasted Sliced Chicken, Lemon and Herb Sliced…

Q&A with ‘The Mapmaker Chronicles’ author Allison Tait

Allison Tait is a talented writer with over 20 years’ experience in magazines, newspapers and online publishing. Last year, her first children’s novel The Mapmaker Chronicles: Race to the End of the World was published by Hachette Australia and became an immediate hit with its young audience. It has also been shortlisted…

Stan, Presto and Netflix, oh my

You’ve seen all the ads. You probably know all the prices. You might have an idea what they are. Let’s try to simplify the implications of getting one for your portable devices at home. Stan, Presto, and Netflix are streaming video contents services in Australia. Their prices range from $8.99…