An industry-leading team of facilitators committed to ongoing learning, looking ahead, and sharing powerful tactics that work.
A former television news reporter and Washington D.C. correspondent, Andrea covered major news events for Al Jazeera English, the Pentagon Channel and Thomson Reuters before working on humanitarian aid programs to re-build Iraq and Afghanistan. Andrea then led the communication campaign for the Save Darfur advocacy movement to stop the genocide in Sudan. With an obsession for growing careers, Andrea founded CareerCEO in 2012. She is the author of the newly released book: 'Future Fit: How to Stay Relevant and Competitive in the Future of Work' - a finalist in the Australian Career Book Award 2019, winner of the Australian Business Book of the Year 2019 and finalist in the UK Business Book Awards 2020. The Sydney based writer also delivers keynote speeches about 'the competitive advantage in the future of work' and routinely media trains top ASX listed CEO's.
Alicia is the Chief Commercial Officer at Future Women and the Director for Generational Dynamics at Incorp, where she leads a team that uses behavioural psychometrics to build strong workplace cultures. Alicia has advised on cross generational/educational business strategies for several large Australian companies and is a popular speaker on the issues of Integrative Generational Dynamics in organisations and the need for pace setting. Alicia was the 2015 Telstra Victorian Young Businesswoman of the Year and a 2014 Australian Institute of Management 30 under 30 National Winner.
Sally is the Head of People Consulting at Commonwealth Bank. A highly commercial and international Human Resources specialist - Sally understands that businesses get the best results when the right people are in place. Her experience spans the full breadth of global human resources and organisational effectiveness - including culture change, leadership assessment and development, executive coaching, talent management and succession planning, top team effectiveness, M&A, resourcing and remuneration. Sally has 20 years experience developing & delivering leadership programs for high potential talent across major financial services groups in the US, Asia & UK, including Barclays and RBS where she developed the top 100 leaders. She has held both Group & Line roles within private and listed companies and is also accredited in delivering the Hogan Assessment Tool, Daniel Goldman's Emotional Intelligence 360 Assessment and Human Synergistics Leadership Styles & Inventory.
Helen McCabe is the Founder and Managing Director of Future Women, a multi-media community for professional women to connect, learn and lead. A widely respected media executive, Helen also launched the Nine Honey lifestyle network following a distinguished career editing The Australian Women’s Weekly. Under her leadership, the magazine became one of the most influential media brands in the country. Helen joined The Weekly after 15 years in newspapers including stints as Deputy Editor of The Sunday Telegraph, Night Editor of The Australian and The Daily Telegraph. She was also News Limited’s correspondent in London. She has presented on Sky News and has been a regular TV & radio commentator.
Bernard Salt is Australia’s leading social commentator, heading up The Demographics Group which provides specialist advice on demographic, consumer and social trends for business. He writes two weekly columns for The Australian newspaper and is an adjunct professor at Curtin University Business School. His body of work is summarised in six best-selling books and he is regularly seen hosting a business television program 'The Next Five Years' on SkyNews Business. He was awarded the Member of the Order of Australia (AM) in the 2017 Australia Day honours.