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TORONTO: Women in STEM: Success and Growth in Male-Dominated Industries

Women represent only a quarter of all full-time positions in STEM, and women who obtain a degree in STEM are disproportionately placed into lower-paying technical roles. Unfortunately, it doesn’t seem to be getting any better. The number of women obtaining bachelor’s degrees in engineering has barely increased in over a decade, and women graduating from […]

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TORONTO: Women and Entrepreneurship: How to Lead and Succeed

Over the last 5 years, the growth of female lead businesses is unprecedented. There seem to be more opportunities than ever before for women in their own companies and startups. Whether starting and leading a company of your own or being an entrepreneur with your organization, the path of entrepreneurship is both exciting and challenging. […]

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TORONTO: Networking Summer Social

Women accomplish amazing things when we support each other. It’s no secret that having a strong network to support you is instrumental in building your career. Join us for an evening of engagement and networking to build new connections and strengthen existing ones. We’ll be at The Spoke Club for our summer networking event, and […]

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Member Spotlight – Carrie Gurza

Tell us a bit about what you do, and what do you enjoy most about it? I work as a Senior Associate in the commercial real estate investment arm of a pension plan in Toronto. I started out running spreadsheets and crunching numbers to help support +$50 million real estate investment decisions just over six […]

TORONTO: How to Negotiate Effectively

Why do we avoid negotiations? Whether it’s because we think it’s intimidating, we’re afraid of losing, or we’re nervous to be perceived the wrong way, our focus this month is to help take the fear out of getting what you want.   Pick up tips on how to plan your offers and communicate more effectively […]

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