Save the Date! Event – Negotiating for Success Workshop – November 18th

Negotiating for Success Workshop – November 18th: Participants will gain awareness of the many workplace situations in which negotiation takes place and learn about the underlying factors that can affect their personal effectiveness and outcomes of those negotiations.  They will then practice methods to advance their own skills to negotiate for opportunities, resources to enhance […]

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Make Possible Mentorship Network – SCWIST Becoming Leaders Workshop

Make Possible Mentoring Network                 SCWIST Becoming Leaders Workshop The Becoming Leaders Workshop held on Sept 17th was filled with a group of energetic, professional women with a passion for learning.   The WinSETT workshop included many opportunities to network and work collaboratively in small groups to discuss challenges facing women in leadership, identify the unique strengths […]

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A CELEBRATION of PERSONS DAY

Wednesday, 22 October, 2014 | 11:30 – 1:30 11:30 a.m. Social; 12 Noon Luncheon and Speaker “Women on Boards: Personal, Practical and Political Thoughts” Speaker: Anne Giardini Chancellor of Simon Fraser University In 1929, five Canadian women, known as the Famous Five, advocated successfully to have women declared persons. We celebrate them each October on […]

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Power Up: Mental Fitness and Resilience-Building in Life & Work

Leadership Lessons from Real Women :   Risk, Reward and Resilience in Career and Life Featuring a Guest Panel  Dr. Karen Kohfeld SFU,  Dr. Rachel Kuske UBC, Dr. Laurel Schafer UBC, Dr. Caron Strahlendorf B.C. Children’s Hospital and UBC  Event Description:  Come and hear this extraordinary panel made of up top women scientists and experts in […]

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Tools for Transitions

I Workshop: September 20th, 9:00am to 12:30pm ” The Power of Transitions to Change Us” II Workshop: September 27th, 9:00am to 12:30pm “Key Themes & Values”  III Workshop: October 4th, 9:00am to 12:30pm “Apply Transferable Skills to Future Work” Location: YWCA 535 Hornby Street Vancouver , BC Canada-V6C 2E8 Register: http://www.eventsbot.com/events/eb055424768 Description: How can we use […]

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