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I’m Not Thrilled By The Federal Budget For 3 Reasons. Here’s Why.

The April 2021 Canadian Federal Budget was apparently the “thickest budget document” in recent years. That didn’t stop it from falling short. Three major things concern me. #1: The proposed child care program A national, publicly subsidized child care program was the “star” of the 2021 Budget, but I’m holding my applause. By 2026, a national $10/day child care program …

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Why Financial Literacy is Absolutely Essential for Growing Your Business

‘Access To Capital’ is at the top of CanWCC’s advocacy agenda, and it will stay there until we see the recommendations we’ve outlined implemented by the government, lending institutions, and funding agencies.

This lack of confidence when it comes to financial literacy isn’t due to personal shortcomings — it’s the result of running a business while navigating systemic oppression.

It’s not your mindset.

It’s not that you just need to “keep pushing”.

If you struggle with financial literacy or want to strengthen your knowledge, read this.

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An intuitive and rewarding way to save money with KOHO

Running a business in turbulent times calls for easy-to-use and flexible solutions. That’s why we’re proud to partner with KOHO to offer our members an intuitive and rewarding way to manage their finances. KOHO is an alternative to traditional banking, built to help you better manage your saving and spending. There are no fees to have or use the card …

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Member Spotlight: Belinda Clemmensen

Learn more about the women in your community! Meet Belinda Clemmensen, Founder of Women’s Leadership Intensive. At the Women’s Leadership Intensive (WLI) our mission is to inspire, empower, support and equip women to lead the change the world needs. Our core program is a full-year leadership journey, created by women for women.  Women come to this transformational program to find their voice, …

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Member Spotlight: Aymen Dewji

Learn more about the women in your community! Meet Aymen Dewji,Managing Partner and Founder of ShiftRight Consulting. My name is Aymen Dewji and I am the Managing Partner and Founder of ShiftRight Consulting, a human capital consulting firm with a passion for change! Founded in 2017, we have helped global Fortune 500 organizations and public sector firms make sustainable change a …

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Member Spotlight: Janelle Desrosiers

Learn more about the women in your community! Meet Janelle Desrosiers,founder of Bloom & Brilliance I’m the Founder and Creative Director of Bloom + Brilliance, a boutique feminist design agency based in Winnipeg.  A born entrepreneur and naturally creative, I’ve been getting women business owners focused and fired up for over 16 years. Bloom + Brilliance creates bold, beautiful branding, websites, design …

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Member Spotlight: Julie Williams

Learn more about the women in your community! Meet Julie Williams, owner of Julie Williams Fine Art Photography I am a chemical engineer by training. After taking time off to raise a family I turned my passion for photography into a successful business and career. I am the official photographer for a number of organizations including the Women’s Law Association …

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Member Spotlight: Zuly Matallana

Learn more about the women in your community! Meet Zuly Matallana ,TIARA Bliss Inc. CEO & Founder Traditional shower caps are made entirely of disposable plastic. After only a few washes, they go into the trash and all that plastic gets dumped in the lake and oceans, or is collected in landfills. Functionally, the simplistic design of a traditional, plastic shower …

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Member Spotlight: Leila Lavaee

Learn more about the women in your community! Meet Leila Lavaee, the founder of Leadership IN Women. Leila Lavaee is a travel enthusiast, enabler and an entrepreneur. She is the Founder & Chief Travel Designer of “Travel Design by Leila Lavaee”(@travel.design.by.leila). Travel design by Leila Lavaee is the boutique travel concierge and agency that creates once-in-a-lifetime trips and experiences for …

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Member Spotlight: Dr. Farzana Chohan

Learn more about the women in your community! Meet Dr. Farzana Chohan, the founder of Leadership IN Women. Dr. Farzana Chohan, a multidisciplinary, global leader in business management and design. Dr Farzana’s distinctive leadership journey is recognized by top leadership awards. Dr. Farzana is an Author, Speaker and a thought leader on subjects of leadership and mentoring. Her practice of …