“Business is not personal. What kind of leader you need to be is how you process it and move forward. Keep growing, try to be brave in your beliefs, push yourself to strive and push yourself to view change as a new chapter. You can only be good at something you are passionate about. Go write a great story!” – Carrie Kirkman
UK should be celebrating! The percentage of women on FTSE 100 boards is 23.5%, and is on track to hit the 25% target by the end of 2015!
Canada’s leading not-for-profit organizations gain inspiration from powerful philanthropic effort resulting in individual gifts of $1 million or more to women’s advancement. On April 29th, Go Big, Be Bold: Learn How Women Are Moving Millions.
The 6th annual G(irls)20 Summit, which cultivates a new generation of female leaders through education, entrepreneurship and global experiences, will be held in Istanbul in October 2015. Here is the official release of the 2015 G(irls)20 delegates!
The daughter of a lifelong BMO banker, Charyl Galpin started her own career as a teller more than 35 years ago, and recently took over as sole head of full-service investment business BMO Nesbitt Burns.
The world’s largest card issuer by purchase volume (and No. 11 on Fortune’s list of Most Admired Companies), American Express now boasts 39% women in vice-president positions and above. Women made up 66% of corporate executive hires in 2014.
2014 Catalyst Census reveals Canada lags behind a number of European nations, but support for change is building for women on boards.
G(irls)20 will host a Summit in advance of the G20 Leader’s Summit. This year, the 2015 G(irls)20 Summit will be held in Istanbul, Turkey.
The perils of navigating the glass cliff may explain why more female leaders get fired. According to a 10-year study of 2,500 public companies in 2013 by consulting firm Strategy&, a higher percent of female CEOs were forced out, compared with men.
Rick Spence, Financial Post, reveals the benefits (and the importance) of our Future Women of Influence auction. Bidding ends tonight at midnight!
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