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Some 70% of the workforce at Flight Centre Travel group is female. That’s some serious girl power. The career path, support network and goals of every person is unique, so to celebrate International Women’s Day, we’ve asked a bunch of women from around the company to share a bit about their career journey so far, why they work where they do, and what advice they’ve found most powerful, be it for work, or life.
Allisa O’Connell has been with Flight Centre Travel Group for over 30 years, starting as a travel consultant and spanning many positions since then. She is currently one of the most senior members of the Australian leadership team, and Executive General Manager of Flight Centre Australia. We spoke to Allisa about what it’s like being a female leader, and how Womenwise is helping support and inspire women in the workplace.
Ashleigh Conwell lives and breathes Flight Centre culture. She is one of the youngest committee members for Womenwise and developed the group’s first local chapter in 2016. With 10 years of experience in marketing strategy and implementation, Ashleigh is a seasoned leader and creator for positive change. We spoke to Ashleigh about her experience being a leader at Flight Centre Travel Group and her involvement in Womenwise.
Megan Lowe is one of Flight Centre Travel Group’s quiet achievers. Having recently returned from maternity leave, Megan is especially passionate about Parentwise – an initiative to help support people through the transition of becoming a parent and returning to work. We spoke to Megan about her experience being a leader at Flight Centre Travel Group and her involvement in Womenwise.
Carole Cooper has spent over 20 years helping customers and employees through each stage of their Flight Centre experience. As the co-founder of Womenwise, Carole is passionate about inspiring and creating opportunities for women within the Flight Centre Travel Group. We spoke to Carole about her involvement with Womenwise, as well as key challenges and opportunities for women in the workplace.