2022 has produced a focus on gender inequality in the accounting industry with both CAANZ and Intuit producing detailed reports about the current state of play. Sometimes the story is told as a battle of Men v Women and that likely won't produce results that bring positive returns to firm owners and positive experiences for accountants impacted. For many, actively engaging in the gender pay gap can be scary, for many, the floor is lava and we don't want to fall. But without awareness progress can't happen so From The Trenches is proud to present this episode together with Intuit Quickbooks and their new Gender Equity in the Accounting Profession report Get the Report Here https://www.accountantsdaily.com.au/gender-equity-in-accounting-addressing-the-career-cliff In this episode David Hosts Intuit Head of Accounting Shaye Thyer who has assembled an epic panel including: Kylie Parker from Lotus Accounts who started her own firm and is one of only 2 female led firms in the 2020 AFR Top 100 Peter McCarthy from Principal Precision - Taxation Accounting and Management who won the Australian Accounting Awards Diversity and Inclusion Award. Paul Janzs from Professional Partners who advocates for equality so he can help raise his boys to the values he lives in his practice. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.