Supporting women in business

Developing women's careers

Connecting professional women

Support at every stage

No matter whether you are at the beginning of your career or at the height of it, Professionelle offers professional development for working women at all stages of their careers.

Thoroughly research-based, what we offer is action-oriented and affordable.

Connecting you to like minded people

Since 2007, our professional development events have been attended by thousands of career-oriented women who tell us that we offer a safe environment in which to discuss issues, share insights, and gain pragmatic advice that materially benefits them at work.

Becoming a member gives you access to all of our workshops and events at a discounted rate.

Best of all, membership is free. Join Professionelle to get instant access and discounts.

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    May, 2017
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    March, 2017
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    Be Bold!
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    January, 2017
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    January, 2017
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    October, 2016
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    October, 2016
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  • A stormy evening in Auckland didn’t deter a sell-out audience from joining us at Seafarers' Club for a celebration of ...
    October, 2016
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    Look your best to be your best
  • As easy as pie? Hmm, that might be an over-statement. If career success were truly that easy, we might see more women in...
    August, 2016
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    Career success that's as easy as P.I.E.
  • by Christina Wedgwood - Director, Intelligent Ink   Founding, owning and running a business is all-consuming;...
    June, 2016
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  • peer mentoring
    By Sylvie Thrush Marsh. In June 2016 we are delighted to be launching the inaugural Professionelle Mentoring Programm...
    April, 2016
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    Mentoring - key to career success
  • By Anne Elder-Knight This is not the article I intended to write. That one was to showcase the opportunities midli...
    October, 2015
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    When (mid)life gets in the way
  • By Jayne Muller of Altris I was asked recently for my favourite quote and I didn't have to think hard to find i...
    April, 2015
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    Five Simple Strategies to Build Confidence
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