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When a Catalyst Becomes an Inhibitor

Catalyst Canada defends its choice to appoint another male bank CEO to be its board chair, saying leaving women’s advancement up to men who have a lot of people working for them is a good strategy. But is it? More importantly, has it worked? read more

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When a Catalyst Becomes an Inhibitor

When a Catalyst Becomes an Inhibitor

Catalyst Canada defends its choice to appoint another male bank CEO to be its board chair, saying leaving women’s advancement up to men who have a lot of people working for them is a good strategy. But is it? More importantly, has it worked? Read more

Best Decision Ever Made

Best Decision Ever Made

Think of me as the resident matriarch, but not the queen bee. I know that I’ve reached a stage of life where I have something to share. It’s your job and choice to discover what, if anything, in my wisdom speaks to you.

Hands Across the Water: Re-inventing Bonds

Hands Across the Water: Re-inventing Bonds

Women entrepreneurs from around the world gather in Atlanta for first ever global institute

Malala Yousafzai on Feminism: If Not Me, Then Who?

Malala Yousafzai on Feminism: If Not Me, Then Who?

What’s the best thing that can happen when two young, inspirational, female activists who are both fighting to elevate the status of women around the world meet? An open and honest conversation about what it means to be a feminist.

The Rise of Gender Capitalism

The Rise of Gender Capitalism

Rotman Professor Sarah Kaplan describes the emerging investing movement that is using a ‘gender lens’ to uncover value.

Its Time To Redefine Entrepreneurship

Its Time To Redefine Entrepreneurship

Women are changing the way business is done and building communities of like-minded business owners. It’s the idea of Feminine Capital and the rise of the feminist entrepreneur.

Meaning is the New Money

Meaning is the New Money

An enthusiastic call to women to build businesses that reflect their values – on their own terms.

Social Enterprise in Ontario: Substance or Style?

Social Enterprise in Ontario: Substance or Style?

Meaningful progress will likely take time. Solving complex social issues is hard enough.

Cinderella

Cinderella

Poetry by Anne Sexton and Illustration by JJ Steeves

LiisBeth Podcast Show #1:  Elizabeth Verway

LiisBeth Podcast Show #1: Elizabeth Verway

Do women entrepreneurs need their own incubator?