Last week I spoke on a panel for a women's support and gender diversity group in my office. There I was sat in between two very established leaders feeling somewhat inadequate, but the panel went great and I left feeling very proud. Pride was not the only thing I was feeling though. A woman who [...]
Join me as I sit down with my Mom to discuss what it was like raising two kids as a "single mom" and working full time. We discuss sacrifices she made as well as the values she instilled in her kids. It was interesting to discover how different her priorities were to mine. I question if in this time we are minimizing the value of being a mom.
In this episode I explore some current gender issues in the workplace. I discuss statistics and explore potential action steps that could improve gender diversity and women representation in leadership. Statistics from When Women Thrive, McKinsey & Company
They say we are moving to a Gig economy and what does that mean for the workplace? This basically means that workers will be working on a contingent basis and really only work as required. This could be your Uber driver who chooses to login whenever he pleases and start making some cash, or perhaps [...]
Congratulations to all you youngins that just graduated university! This is a major accomplishment, all those sleepless nights and day time naps were worth it, weren't they? But if you're like I was, you're probably thinking, what now? *Queue Nicki Minaj- Freedom* I graduated with likely one of the most challenging and useless degrees known [...]