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Listen to me talk about my books on Roundhouse Radio this Friday

Please listen in at 98.3 on your Radio or on your computer or devise. I am so excited about being interviwed by Don Shafer on his show "Impact" this Friday at 1pm on Roundhouse Radio, Vancouver. I will be talking about my three new books and particularly "Lean Out- How to Dismantle the Corporate Barriers

By |July 12th, 2017|Categories: Advancing Women, Books, News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Listen to me talk about my books on Roundhouse Radio this Friday

What to say when someone says they REALLY tried to hire a woman

I just got a call from a client. She recently gave a talk on the importance of gender diversity and was faced with a "tough question" from a man in the audience. He said this: "We have tried so hard to promote women in our organisation, but they rarely want the jobs. I guess they just have different priorities or

By |May 26th, 2017|Categories: Advancing Women, Gender, Glass Ceiling|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on What to say when someone says they REALLY tried to hire a woman

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

Why we need to stop teaching women about sexism

Here is a powerful excerpt from an article today by Michelle Rempel (member of Parliament for Calgary Nose Hill) in an Op Ed in the Financial post. Finally someone has the courage to ask men to step up!.  “If you read my anecdotes and thought, “She probably was emotional,” or, “she’s too sensitive,” you need

By |April 19th, 2016|Categories: Advancing Women, Gender, Glass Ceiling, Lawyers, Thought Leaders, Women Leaders|Tags: , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Why we need to stop teaching women about sexism