Best Rate for Business Sisters Ends Labour Day

It may not quite feel like summer is over yet, but one thing is for sure… The SUPER-EARLY BIRD, best rate for Business Sisters ends Labour Day, at 11:30 pm! Reserve your seat NOW The Super-Early Bird registration rate was available only until Sept. 3, 11:30 pm! Sorry you missed it. Until Monday, Oct.8 at[…]

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Serena Williams, Motherhood and Non-Feminine Behaviour

Maybe the heat was getting to me this week. Or maybe I’m just tired of the unfair treatment women are subjected to… Every. Single. Day. So this week’s vlog is a RANT about tennis star Serena Williams and the way we ALL get judged, especially when we display non-feminine behaviour: VIDEO TRANSCRIPT Hello and welcome[…]

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NEW B.R.E.A.K. Out of The Love-Business Trap Bootcamp

After a successful inaugural webinar which discussed The Love-Business Trap, I am pleased to be announcing the launch of a new series of online workshops: the B.R.E.A.K. Out of The Love-Business Trap Bootcamp! What is the Love-Business Trap? The Love-Business Trap is a complex set of feelings and behaviours that women entrepreneurs struggle with as[…]

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When a Client or Colleague Becomes a Friend

Years ago when my husband Heinz and I both worked in the hotel industry, he confronted me about a conversation I’d had with a meeting planner client of mine. It was someone I had worked with on several occasions. We’d had lunch and socialized through a professional association we both belonged to. When she eventually[…]

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Is the Pain Real Enough?

Why create a community specifically for women entrepreneurs who are in business with a spouse? Is the pain real enough for a woman in a business couple? “I get that you have been in business with your husband and have been successful at it, BUT…”  I have heard, both from the voice inside my head[…]

Mom to business family: Doreen and Meagan at Ignite Business Expo

A Mom to my Business Family

As women we tend to lead our businesses the way we lead our families: like moms.  We’re often not just the Chief Executive Officer; we’re also the Chief Emotional Officer. While Greenfield Services was a business I co-founded with my husband, it was really MY business, and the firm’s culture had my stamp all over it. We[…]