Career

Canada Is Facing A Skilled Labour Shortage Post Pandemic

After the pandemic comes to an end and we enter our new normal, economists are expecting a record number of Canadians to quit or...

Maternity Leave in Canada Needs An Overhaul

In Canada mothers have had access to extended maternity leave since the early 1980s. This means a parent can take job protected leave if...

How COVID Has Changed The Hiring Process

The COVID-19 pandemic has changed our live in ways we could never even have imagined. The way we live, socialize and work, has all...

What is a she-covery and why is it important? 

The economic impact of the pandemic has often been referred to as a ‘she-session.’ Recognizing that financial decline and job losses have impacted women...

Business in the time of COVID: Three women entrepreneurs share their...

I’ve interviewed dozens of Canadian entrepreneurs during the pandemic. Their three key areas of focus are 1) The mental and physical health of family...

The Dos And Dont’s Of Workplace Video Conferencing

As many of us continue to work from home video conferencing has become a part of our everyday lives. What would have been done in person is...

Virtuosity in a virtual universe – 5 tips on job-hunting during...

This year has been hard on all of us, yet it has taken a particularly cruel toll on this country’s women. According to a...

The meaning of work: Do what you love or love what...

We all have a work philosophy: a blend of our family background and ingrained (or rejected) values, our education, career and life experiences, and...

Tired of Leaning In? Try Leaning Out!

Sheryl Sandberg’s 2013 book Lean In told professional women how to climb the corporate ladder. But there’s been a backlash: as Michelle Obama famously...