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Emily Does The Hustle

“…so many businesses don’t realize there’s a whole different demographic they may be not connecting with”–Emily Mills, founder of Toronto based 5000 strong network of women of colour entrepreneurs points out how read more

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Emily Does The Hustle

Emily Does The Hustle

“…so many businesses don’t realize there’s a whole different demographic they may be not connecting with”–Emily Mills, founder of Toronto based 5000 strong network of women of colour entrepreneurs points out how Read more

Self-Employment Programs For Women Need Improvement

Self-Employment Programs For Women Need Improvement

The romantic ideals of entrepreneurship do not always align the reality. The income of women entrepreneurs is pitifully low compared to the average income for Canadians. So how can we fix this?

Going Against the Flow: New Documentary Film

Going Against the Flow: New Documentary Film

With a little help from LinkedIn, San Fransisco based entrepreneur Charmu Sharma is working towards empowering one million female entrepreneurs by 2016 through the distribution of her documentary film “Go Against the Flow.”

The Three Waves of Feminism: Now a 4th?

The Three Waves of Feminism: Now a 4th?

A look at the fourth wave of feminism and generational movement that paved the way.

Moving the Needle on Pay Equity

Moving the Needle on Pay Equity

The gender pay gap is real, and it hurts women and families. Did you know that in 2014, women working full time in the United States typically were paid just 79 percent of what men were paid, a gap of 21 percent?

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.