The Round-Up

The Round-Up

Lean In Canada:Vancouver – Roundtable Discussion: Making It Work!

The Vancouver Chapter of Lean In Canada gathered for an intimate roundtable discussion on how to navigate parental leave without sacrificing career goals. Participants shared their opinions and advice on parental leave. Here are some of the biggest takeaways: Adjust your career expectations It is OK to take smaller steps in your career while you […]

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Event Roundup: Vancouver, Networking Summer Social

Happy 1st birthday, Lean in Vancouver! Last week, the Vancouver Chapter of Lean In Canada celebrated its first birthday over delicious drinks and appetizers at the H Tasting Lounge at the Westin Bayshore. We welcomed many newcomers to Lean In for this special occasion as it was our annual BOGO special event. Everyone had a chance […]

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Event Roundup: Vancouver, Master the Art of Negotiating and Get the Yes!

The Vancouver Chapter of Lean In Canada gathered together to hear guest speaker, Carrie Gallant, talk about the 5 C’s to negotiate authentically on a Thursday afternoon in June.This topic is extremely important for women because most women are afraid of negotiating, and are 2.5 times more likely to feel anxious about it than men.  Here […]

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Event Roundup: Toronto, Lean In To Your Financial Future

Event Roundup: Toronto, Lean In To Your Financial Future

“It’s pretty incredible to look at a roomful of 300 women and know we’re all here to talk about money.” – Jennifer Hollett   A couple weeks ago, I MC’d Lean In To Your Financial Future, a panel discussion featuring Jackie Porter (Financial Planner at Carte Wealth Management), Jennifer Reynolds(President & CEO of Toronto Financial Services Alliance), Laura Reinholz (Director at BMO […]

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Event Roundup: Strategies to Build Your Financial Wealth

On Thursday, April 26, the Vancouver Chapter of Lean In Canada arrived at Creekside Community Centre to hear the witty, Toronto Maple Leafs fan, Jacoline Lowen, UBS (Canada) Director of Wealth Management and columnist for The Globe and Mail, share strategies to build financial wealth.   Jacoline kicked off the night with her inspirational immigrant story. […]

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