SPENCE News

September 7th, 2019

In 2017, Spence Club launched its inaugural scholarship to give one lucky Spence Club member the opportunity to participate in Inkling’s renowned Ignite leadership program. Here 2019 winner Kaitlyn Gray shares her experience: “Inkling’s Ignite course is a confronting, inspiring and energising program designed to challenge and break down each […] More...

September 6th, 2019

More Australian women are leaving the choice to have children until later, having fewer kids when they do or having none at all.  For Adelaide author Tory Shepherd it was “never a negative thing about kids, it was just an absence of wanting”. But she knew that for many others […] More...

July 14th, 2019

The fields of medicine, engineering, sport and politics have traditionally been male-dominated – especially in senior roles – but more women are breaking through those glass ceilings. For our latest event, Spence Club brought together four trailblazing South Australian female leaders to share their insights on surviving and thriving in […] More...

July 14th, 2019

It’s been a busy 12 months for Spence Club! Here Chair of our Board, Genevieve Lewis, reflects on the events and successes that made up 2018/19: Stepping into the Chair role at Spence Club at the end of 2018 I felt equal parts overwhelmed with how I would lead an […] More...

April 16th, 2019

Getting into the property market can seem daunting, so Spence Club wanted to give our members an advantage by assembling an expert panel for our latest event. We partnered with PKF Adelaide to host the members-only Property Debate in the CBD, examining the pros and cons of investing in newly […] More...

January 24th, 2019

It was a scorcher for our first networking event of 2019, but that didn’t stop more than 40 Spence Ladies and friends from showing up to mingle outside. Following the format of our most successful event of 2018, members were invited to introduce someone new to the Club by bringing […] More...

January 24th, 2019

You might be an entrepreneur with a massive social media following, or an office worker without a Facebook account – but we all have a personal brand. And it starts with what people might say about you when you walk out of the room. Attendees at Spence Club’s 2018 Annual […] More...

September 21st, 2018

Members and newbies to our Club were invited to an evening led by Jodie Nevid of The 7 Effect, designed to help them identify, define and pursue their goals. More...

September 7th, 2018

IT was cold outside but the fire was crackling and the conversation flowing at the Hotel Metro for Spence Club’s latest event. About 30 women came together on a Tuesday night at the historic pub in Adelaide’s CBD for our first Winter Warmer Recipe Swap and Networking evening. Members-only gatherings […] More...

July 25th, 2018

Spence Club, South Australia’s unique networking Club for high achieving professional women across sectors, is excited about what it’s achieved to-date, and what’s in store for the 2018-19 Financial Year! At Spence Club, we’re all about: Retaining female talent Building an inclusive networking space Personal and professional development Philanthropic endeavours Driving […] More...