Think Big! Lead Now! – YW Calgary Style

2018-04-13T15:23:45-06:00April 13th, 2018|Our View|

Featuring a post from YW team member who had the opportunity to travel to Ontario meet incredible women from across the country and hone in her leadership style! On March 8, I had the opportunity to take part in the Young Women’s National Leadership Summit hosted by YWCA Canada in the little town of Orillia, [...]

Think Big! Lead Now!: Recapping a weekend in Ontario

2018-03-15T11:20:21-06:00March 24th, 2017|Our View|

“’No’ is a complete sentence.” “Your daughter is going to face violence if she shows who she is.” “Who you are makes a difference, all you need to do is show up.” These are some of the powerful words that YWCA Canada Think Big! Lead Now! Delegates heard over their three-day leadership conference in [...]

Gender-Equity: Are We There Yet?

2016-07-15T08:23:05-06:00July 15th, 2016|Our View|

It is 2016, we have a gender-balanced cabinet, there is a 50 per cent chance the next President of the United States of America will be a woman and the recently appointed British Prime Minister is a woman. Yet we are still trying to convince the public that women on boards is just good business [...]