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Come to the Women Lawyers Forum on June 12 to learn about gender impact

Join the Ontario Bar Association (OBA) Women on Monday June 12 at 6-7:30. I wish I could be there! Sign up here. Here is the blurb: Why is it that men who yell are “passionate” and “powerful”, but women who raise their voices “screech”, “nag”, and “get hysterical”? Why are women criticized for saying “sorry”,

By |June 9th, 2017|Categories: Advancing Women, Events, Gender, Lawyers|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Come to the Women Lawyers Forum on June 12 to learn about gender impact

Watch my new Welcome video

Here it is, finally!!! Everyone has been asking me to make a short YOU TUBE video telling them about what I do. So here is my new "Welcome to my Website" video for you to watch. I also created 3 new short video BOOK TRAILERS for my new books so please go to the MEDIA page

By |January 20th, 2017|Categories: Books, Gender, Lawyers, Videos|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Watch my new Welcome video

The nail in Hillary’s coffin was untrustworthiness!

This great article describes how I feel. A must read by Toronto lawyer Marie Henein. “It is the reaction to Ms. Clinton that shook me to my core – watching her struggle to be "relatable." To be cuddly. To assure the world that she was a good mom and grandma. To twist and contort herself out of shape. Her

By |November 14th, 2016|Categories: Gender, Glass Ceiling, Lawyers, Thought Leaders|Tags: , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on The nail in Hillary’s coffin was untrustworthiness!

BC is not measuring up to gender equality

Every year, West Coast LEAF grades BC on how it's meeting its international obligations on women's rights. Every year, for the most part, LEAF has found progress lacking. So, how is BC measuring up on women's equality in 2016? Unfortunately, not a lot has changed. “This year's Report Card is primarily a story of inaction. While BC

By |November 7th, 2016|Categories: Gender, Lawyers, News|Tags: , , , , , , , |Comments Off on BC is not measuring up to gender equality

Lean Out- How to Dismantle the Barriers that Hold Women Back

I am excited to tell you that I got mentioned in SLAW, Canada's largest legal blog! Here is an excerpt.  Why Lawyers Need to Lean Out and Not Lean In “Enough about the glass ceiling. It’s time to redesign the building so that women and men at all levels can be good employees and good

By |November 3rd, 2016|Categories: Advancing Women, Books, Gender, Lawyers, Lean Out|Tags: , , , , , , |Comments Off on Lean Out- How to Dismantle the Barriers that Hold Women Back

Join me at Equal Voice Vancouver

Join Equal Voice BC to watch the results, hoist a beverage and cheer (or jeer) the results. The first American polls close at 5 pm Pacific Time, and we'll be welcoming members and friends from 5:30 pm. Where: Doolin's Irish Pub (VIP Room) 654 Nelson Street, Vancouver, BC When: November 8, 2016. 5.30 pm - late

By |October 21st, 2016|Categories: Events, Lawyers, Women Leaders|Tags: , , , , , |Comments Off on Join me at Equal Voice Vancouver