Joining groups critical to female entrepreneurs’ success
Forging relationships that offer support, mentoring and networking are crucial for women starting their own businesses….Barbara Mowat, president of Impact Communications, founded GroYourBiz.com, a peer-to-peer group of women who want to grow their businesses, three years ago. Today, there are nine chapters of GroYourBiz.com; Mowat says her goal is 100 chapters in another three years. Click to read more
Successful Women Business Owners Agree: Mindset Not Bank Finance is Key for Growth-oriented Entrepreneurs
According to research by Oxford-based leadership specialist, Sue Stockdale, one of the major factors that is critical for business owners to consider when growing their businesses is their mindset. In her new book, ‘The Growth Story’, Sue interviewed nine successful women entrepreneurs from UK and North America. Click to read more
Women Entrepreneurs Get Ready to GroYourBiz in White Rock
Sponsored by BMO Bank of Montreal, the new GroYourBiz chapter opened in White Rock, BC on the 4th of March 2013. The organization now has chapters in six cities in B.C. and three chapters in Toronto, providing members with monthly peer-to-peer advisory group meetings; access to top experts and business analysts from an alliance of top private sector organizations. Click here to read the media release.
Dr. Elizabeth Bryce Awarded Champion For Change Award For Integrating MRSAid into VancouverGeneral Hospital
The award, proffered by the Women Presidents’ Organization (WPO) and GroYourBiz, recognizes global leaders who envision innovative ways of benefiting their community. Dr. Bryce was the championing force in getting MRSAid, a surgical infection control platform created by Vancouver-based Ondine Biomedical Inc., into the stringent testing grounds of Vancouver General Hospital. Click to read more