Arlene Dickinson

O'Leary's 'Misogynistic' Remarks Are A Warning Sign: Dickinson

The Huffington Post Canada | Maham Abedi | Posted 01.27.2017 | Canada Politics

"Here's the blaring alert for Conservatives across the country."

Fellow 'Dragon' Isn't Exactly Supporting Kevin O'Leary's Tory Run

The Huffington Post Canada | Maham Abedi | Posted 01.18.2017 | Canada Politics

For more reasons than one.

Tory Leadership Contenders Slam O'Leary's Comments On Military

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.19.2016 | Canada Politics

O'Leary reportedly said, "there is nothing proud about being a warrior.''

From Poverty To Self-Made Multimillionaire: Arlene Dickinson

The Huffington Post Canada | Julianna McDermott | Posted 12.23.2015 | Canada Living

"When you fail, you get up and you start again."

Raise Your Voice: How Lunch With Arlene Dickinson Changed The Conversation On Sexual Harassment

Carolyn Lawrence | Posted 01.13.2015 | Canada Business
Carolyn Lawrence

Arlene is one of the most successful women in our country, a celebrity entrepreneur, a voice for women and a voice for entrepreneurs. She picked our forum to use that voice: Not only to address a topic that is top of mind for our nation, but also to share her own personal experiences of being sexually harassed.

New Blood On 'Dragons' Den' This Time Around

HuffPost Canada TV | Denette Wilford | Posted 10.14.2014 | Canada TV

Changing up the cast of "Dragons' Den" is nothing new. The hit CBC series has seen its share of Dragons throughout the years, but with the departure o...

Get Ready To Enter 'Dragons' Den' Again

HuffPost Canada TV | Chris Jancelewicz | Posted 09.20.2013 | Canada TV

Canadian entrepreneurial fans, get set to enter the Den again. "Dragons' Den" returns on Wednesday, October 2 at 8 p.m. ET (8:30 NT) with 20 all-ne...

Get Inside 'Dragon' Arlene Dickinson's Head

HuffPost Canada TV | Robin Tarnowetzki | Posted 04.12.2013 | Canada TV

The finale of CBC's hit entrepreneurial show, "Dragons' Den," airs this weekend, and in it, the audience gets to see inside the Dragons' lives for the...

CEOs, Celebs Spend Night On The Street To Support Youth Shelter

CP | Diana Hall, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.16.2013 | Canada Impact

TORONTO - Some hardy CEOs and other notable figures traded in their comfy beds for sleeping bags on pavement overnight to raise awareness about homele...

Small Business, Huge Impact

Arlene Dickinson | Posted 12.17.2012 | Canada Business
Arlene Dickinson

October 15-19 is Small Business Week in Canada and this really is a very special year for me. This year I've partnered with Scotiabank to help shine a light on the important issues and challenges businesses in Canada face today. I've had a lot of experience on both sides of the business table and I'm really looking forward to getting a conversation started with entrepreneurs, business owners, and leaders from across the country.

What I Think of Culture in Canada

Arlene Dickinson | Posted 11.21.2012 | Canada
Arlene Dickinson

2012-09-21-culturedays1.jpg Culture is merely a reflection of the individuals in a community expressing themselves in groups formed because of creative passion. Without passion and culture, we are simply just passing through. And who wants to live a life that dull and grey? We are shaped by our own choices and made better when our culture allows us to make them freely and with artistic expression and be better as a result.

Arlene Dickinson's Art of Persuasion

Eva Quan | Posted 02.09.2012 | Canada Business
Eva Quan

At work, at home, and everywhere in between, we need to persuade others every day. To give us a job. To award us the account. To give us the first available appointment. The problem is, no one ever taught us how to persuade. Until now.

Q&A With Canadian Entrepreneur Arlene Dickinson On Persuasion, Women And Chocolate

The Huffington Post Canada | Arti Patel | Posted 11.26.2011 | Canada Living

By the time Arlene Dickinson was 30, she was divorced with four kids, had no savings and a high school diploma. Today, she's one of the country's most...