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Let’s Grab a Coffee – Strategies to Move Ahead

It wasn’t too long ago that I was a university grad trying to look for my first ‘real’ job. Time and time again, professionals would tell me to network but, being a coddled millennial, I knew that my skills and experience could land me my dream job. Fast forward four jobs later and I can […]

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Vancouver Event Roundup: Men & Women Lean In

“We need women at all levels, including the top, to change the dynamic, reshape the conversation, to make sure women’s voices are heard and heeded, not overlooked and ignored.”- Sheryl Sandberg   On November 23, over 100 people arrived at Pal Studio Theatre in Coal Harbour to hear four inspirational leaders speak about personal and professional […]

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Member/Attendee Spotlight – Mirella Scalise

Tell us a bit about what you do, and what do you enjoy most about it? I’ve been extremely fortunate to have found my passion in marketing.  As Vice President, Marketing at Infrastructure Solutions (Software) Inc., achieving the impossible motivates me, while helping to bring the best out of people.  I’ve worked with some of […]

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How Men Can Lean In

In an age where the media has been consumed with stories of sexual harassment, it’s clear that men (specifically in more senior roles) need to do better. But…how do you cultivate a workplace that promotes and celebrates women as well as making it a safe and inclusive space for them?   You would be hard […]

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Event Roundup: Building Win-Win Relationships With Management

Even though it was a typical rainy evening in Vancouver, over 65 people showed up to the Vancouver Chapter’s October Event on Building Win-Win Relationships with Management at Creekside Community Recreation centre. Led by funny and engaging Tara Jean Stevens of Breakfast TV, the conversation centred around how to influence up, build trust, communicate effectively […]

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