Career

Job Loss Recovery (When You’re at the Top)

COVID 19 has caused millions of Canadians to be laid off. For those in the later stages of their careers, it could mean losing...

Asked for a Job Reference? Here’s What To Do

Being asked to be a workplace reference is an honour. After all, that job seeker is putting her future career prospects in your hands. This...

How to Avoid the Pitfalls of the Sharing Economy

The explosion of the sharing economy may be working wonders on your bank balance by reducing the amount of ‘stuff’ you own. Today you...

The Make-up Mark-up—It Costs Women Time and Money

The average woman spends 25 minutes daily doing her hair and makeup. Over 30 years, that’s equivalent to a ‘makeup gap’ of 3,000 hours. There...

Job Losses Have Gone Viral — What Should You Do?

Well this is a fine pickle, isn’t it? Between the coronavirus, the annual tick migration, and the march of murder hornets, we’re facing the...

Act Two: From Store Owner to English Teacher

In this series, we profile real women who have made later-in-life career changes. In Act 2, women share what they’ve learned from recent career...

COVID-19 and Your Rights at Work

The spread of covid-19 has many people worried about their health and safety. But others are also concerned about their ability to travel, work...

#Eachforequal—The Real Cost of Women’s Mental Load

The theme of this year’s International Women’s Day is ‘Each for Equal’. Imagine a gender equal world where… Medicines would not be tested exclusively on...

Hey Boss – Four Pillars of a Successful Start-Up

So, you’ve got a fantastic new idea and ready to show it to the world. Could 2020 be the year you join the ranks...