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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

The Collective Silencing of Living Colour

The Collective Silencing of Living Colour

“So what is going on with our collective—and the patriarchy’s—relationship with colour? Why is the use of colour, especially on the body, silenced by much of society?
I think we know the answer. “–Mutch

MAPPING FEMINIST ENTERPRISE IN TORONTO

MAPPING FEMINIST ENTERPRISE IN TORONTO

Mellisa Shaddick and Christine Gresham were frustrated that they couldn’t find a woman-identified bike mechanic in Toronto. This set off an entrepreneurial “click” and they devised a better way to find goods and services from feminist entrepreneurs in the city.

What if Uber was a Feminist Enterprise?

What if Uber was a Feminist Enterprise?

Can you change a company’s toxic culture just by changing the players? According to CV Harquail, the only way to fix the rot at Uber’s core is for Uber to become a feminist company.

The Clarifying and Emancipating Power of Erotica Enterprise

The Clarifying and Emancipating Power of Erotica Enterprise

Feminist thought leader Audre Lorde wrote “Women often don’t consider the erotic as a source of power and information.” Fortunately for her loyal readers, Eden Baylee, a former banker turned successful erotic self-publisher, was not one of them.

Op Ed: Canadian Women Entrepreneurs Ghettoized-And It’s Time to Change This

Op Ed: Canadian Women Entrepreneurs Ghettoized-And It’s Time to Change This

New McKinsey report says it will take 180 years for Canada to achieve gender parity in the field of entrepreneurship.

How To Strengthen Ontario’s Economy Through the Effective Advancement of Women’s Entrepreneurs?

How To Strengthen Ontario’s Economy Through the Effective Advancement of Women’s Entrepreneurs?

Have you been invited to a women’s entrepreneur policy consultation? Don’t leave home without this!

Queering the Language of Business

Queering the Language of Business

A workshop for entrepreneurs on queer- and trans-inclusivity teaches participants how to be better allies and better their businesses.

Listen Up! July Playlist for Feminist Entrepreneurs

Listen Up! July Playlist for Feminist Entrepreneurs

This week, LiisBeth invited Urbanology’s Sadé Powell to curate a playlist for readers looking to reset their entrepreneurial journey—and to discover new music in the process.

Op-Ed: Canadian “Feminist” Policy Agenda Failing 1.5M Canadian Women Entrepreneurs

Op-Ed: Canadian “Feminist” Policy Agenda Failing 1.5M Canadian Women Entrepreneurs

New McKinsey report exposes “extremely high” gender inequality in Canada’s entrepreneurship ecosystem. Orser and Saunders call for policy blindspot smackdown.