Women and Work

Women Leaders Know What They Value

Betty Ann Heggie | Posted 07.08.2016 | Canada Business
Betty Ann Heggie

When women know what they value, they naturally become leaders. Their lives have meaning, which gives them more energy. They take more risks in the name of their cause and are more resilient when things don't go as planned. All of this adds up to more of that precious commodity known as "presence."

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Women-Designed Workplaces Will Make The World A Better Place

HuffingtonPost.com | Rebecca Zamon | Posted 04.25.2014 | Canada Living

Arianna Huffington is on a quest to redefine success and change the way we work. Though change is needed for both men and women, Huffington says, it's...

Children's Aid Called After Oshawa Councillor Brings Baby To Meeting

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 02.07.2014 | Canada Living

When Oshawa, Ont. councillor Amy England brought her month-old daughter to a council meeting in January in order to breastfeed her, she was probably t...

New Stats on Canadian Women And Work Make No Sense

CP | Heather Scoffield, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.26.2013 | Canada Living

OTTAWA - Canada has become a perplexing nation of high education — one in which women have dramatically surpassed men in their schooling, but remain...

Is THIS How You Get Gender Equality?

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 05.15.2013 | Canada Living

In a country where women run the most powerful provinces and a handful of the biggest companies, it's still surprising to hear we have such a long way...

Canadian Women Working In Male-Dominated Industries More Than Ever

CP | Bob Weber | Posted 05.29.2012 | Canada Living

EDMONTON -- Kolby Nepoose has had a lot of jobs at places that would probably sound familiar to many young women -- grocery store, health-care centre,...

The Juggling Act For Working Moms: Tips From The Top

The Huffington Post Canada | Dawn Cuthbertson | Posted 12.08.2011 | Canada Living

No one ever said spinning plates is easy. Working moms can attest that just when they get their 'family' plate spinning at a nice rhythm, the 'job' or...