Inclusion of women must be central to Canadian recovery: Report

“Women are bearing the brunt of COVID-19 impacts. Women are facing higher unemployment than men and the burden of unpaid work is preventing many from returning."

Inclusion of women must be central to Canadian recovery: ReportInclusion of women, especially diverse women populations, must be central to Canada’s recovery and growth strategy, according to a new report  Economic Equality in a Changing World: Removing Barriers to Women's Employment, by Ryerson's Diversity Institute and the Public Policy Forum and supported by the Future Skills Centre. “Women are bearing the brunt of COVID-19…

Calgary’s Resilient Business Award winners announced

“Despite facing unparalleled uncertainty and disruption, there are countless powerful stories of resilience within our business community."

Calgary’s Resilient Business Award winners announcedSix Calgary businesses have been recognized with Calgary’s Resilient Business Awards for their resiliency, grit and determination through COVID-19. The Awards were presented by the Calgary Chamber on Thursday night. “Despite facing unparalleled uncertainty and disruption, there are countless powerful stories of resilience within our business community,” said Murray Sigler, interim CEO, Calgary Chamber, in…

Five reasons why businesses and leaders fail

Most entrepreneurs build a business without a clear concept of what they’re building, the systems they need and where the profit comes from

Five reasons why businesses and leaders failI had a video meeting last week with woman whom we will call Sally. Sally was meeting to talk about her business, which she had started a couple of years ago. At one point in the conversation, Sally said she was making $2,000 a month but needed to make $5,000 from the business. Luckily for…
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