Considerations For Starting a Women-Owned Business

Recent statistics on women-owned businesses reveal that “women receive just 7% of venture funds for their startups.” Lack of funding, stereotypes, and limited support are just the beginning of a long list of reasons why women hesitate to start their own businesses. However, those women business owners who pushed past these challenges give male-owned companies

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The Best and Worst Buzzwords for Job Seekers

Like them or not, buzzwords and jargon are commonplace in today’s world, and this is especially true in the modern workplace environment. Buzzwords can be useful when used in the workplace, but should employers also use them in job postings as a means to attract talent? To try and find out, an e-learning platform named

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Three Ways Companies Can Support Gender Equality

As the pandemic drags on and leaves the world, especially the business world, forever changed, the economic recovery for women looks dreary. According to the U.S. Bureau of Statistics’ January jobs report, the economy added 467,000 jobs, yet only 40% of these jobs went to women age 20 and over. Since the start of the pandemic,

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Preparing for a Career Change

Making a career change is not an easy decision. Whether you have recently graduated from university and fell into a job that doesn’t quite fulfil your passions or skills or perhaps you have been working in a certain occupation for many years and are now looking to do something different – we hope this guide

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Should You Quit Your Job?

Right about now, your inbox, your social feed, your local news, your parakeet are all squawking, “New Job, New You!” Spoiler alert: this ain’t that. Yet, every year about this time we’re all elbow-deep in those New Year’s Resolutions we should never make. Chief amongst them is usually: get a new job. But should you?

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