LiisBeth Original

LiisBeth Original

Creating a Feminist City: We Rise by Lifting Others

Creating a Feminist City: We Rise by Lifting Others

Its not only a justice-based imperative. There is also a strong business case behind the idea that The Feminist City would produce incredible economic development opportunities – and improve quality of life for all. So why aren’t all cities rushing to become one?

Minister Mary Ng Announces New $20M Women Entrepreneur Fund

Minister Mary Ng Announces New $20M Women Entrepreneur Fund

This time, the money will go directly to women founders looking to grow their enterprise. And look Mom! It’s not just for tech!

Growing Into Feminism

Growing Into Feminism

As I reflected on defining moments in my life, I was astonished by how often I drew on the work of feminists to navigate through challenging times. 

How to unlock billions of unrealized growth led by entrepreneurial women

How to unlock billions of unrealized growth led by entrepreneurial women

Currently, the majority of incubator and accelerator environments that receive government funding to attract women act more like “re-education centres.”–PK Mutch

WOMEN’S WAY: 14 FLY WOMEN RISE UP TO SET ONE HIGH-FLYING RECORD

WOMEN’S WAY: 14 FLY WOMEN RISE UP TO SET ONE HIGH-FLYING RECORD

When the red light goes on, the door of the aircraft opens. This is still one of my favourite moments of any skydive. No turning back. Take everything you’ve rehearsed and trust yourself. Trust your teammates. Breathe.

Real Time Feminism Makes for Happy Campers

Real Time Feminism Makes for Happy Campers

What if there was a place where young feminists preparing to enter the workforce could meet and chat with people practicing feminism in their jobs?

What We Are Talking About When We Talk About White Privilege: Themes From the White Privilege Conference in Toronto

What We Are Talking About When We Talk About White Privilege: Themes From the White Privilege Conference in Toronto

Change requires action, no matter how small. We must move beyond talk, beyond calling ourselves allies, towards taking action—with courage and heart.

LiisBeth’s Fall Playlist: It’s Time to Soar

LiisBeth’s Fall Playlist: It’s Time to Soar

LiisBeth’s 4th soul stirring playlist features ten female musicians performing at this year’s Venus Fest–A music festival that celebrates feminism in the arts. It’s a brilliant collection!

LIISBETH DISPATCH #44

LIISBETH DISPATCH #44

Are startup incubators failing women? A chat with Joyce Lee of herPossibility, Is the backlash back? Aspen Ideas Festival panel, feminist economics yoga, Kelly Diels, wolfy women, and new book recos!