Empowered Women, Empower Women

“Women Empowerment refers to the creation of an environment for women where they can make decisions of their own for their personal benefits as well as for the society.” as stated in “Essay on Women Empowerment: Its Meaning and Importance” (www.ImportantIndia.com, August 6, 2015). Looking at how an India-based resource defines Women Empowerment may seem[…]

Increased support for Women Entrepreneurs!

There is increased acknowledgement of women entrepreneurs, in Niagara and throughout Canada.  Last week the nominees for the 2014 Niagara Entrepreneur of the Year Awards were announced and we saw 21 of 70 nominees were women!  We’re coming a long way, and with increased resources specifically to encourage (and fund) women entrepreneurs, these numbers will[…]

Leadership… as seen by Allie Hughes

When I was asked to write a blog post about what leadership means to me, I naively agreed, thinking it would be a breeze. Every time I sat down to write this post for the past few weeks, I have had the same frustration: What I define as leadership isn’t necessarily the great piece of[…]

Success… as seen by Rashmi Biswas

Thanks Jenn for asking me to submit my thoughts on success as the countdown to the third annual GWEn conference begins. I love being given a task such as this because even though yes, it is an invitation, it is still a job to be done with content to be written and a deadline to[…]