4 Tips for Running Your Own Catering Business

All your friends are telling you that you’re a great cook. Your kids say your buffets are to die for while your partner is more than happy to tell everyone you bake up a storm. All this praise leads you to think you might have what it takes to run your own catering business. Before you jump in at the deep end and give up your day job, there are some things you need to know. There’s far more to running a successful catering business than being a great cook or baker. Work your way through the … [Read more...]

5 RESUME WRITING TIPS FOR WOMEN

Writing a resume for a job can be complex for women given that you aren’t the only candidate applying for that job. In fact, there are many cases of taking so much time in writing a resume but never to hear about it again after being submitted. The reality is that it is possible no one even check your resume at all. The reason is not far-fetched; many large companies use applicant tracking systems that scan your resume to know if you are the right person for the job. That is why having a … [Read more...]

Dating Websites: Really As Helpful As People Are Saying?

More and more people are turning to dating sites to find the dates of their dreams. Yet, there are still naysayers out there who are wondering if these sites are really as helpful as they claim to be. Here we are going to take a look at some of the best ways that dating sites are helping their members. By the end, you will be completely convinced of the dating sites’ place in the modern dating scene. They Help You Meet People Nearby One way that dating sites are just as helpful as people … [Read more...]

How To Make A Career And Still Have Time For Private Life

One of the issues that plague everyone is being able to develop a professional identity while still having time to develop a personal life. This is especially difficult for women, who have to deal with the issues of struggling for a profession in general and then have to find a man. The fact is that women are emboldened by dating sites which offer a better work and life balance. Making Yourself Unavailable To Work One of the things that completely changed the way that people experience … [Read more...]

Women in the Construction: Choosing the Right Work Boots

Women have, historically, had a tough time finding just the right pair of work boots. For years, they’ve had to compromise comfort and style for safety, trying to fit into boots designed for men. And with statistics from the National Association of Women in Construction (NAWIC) putting women as only 1.3 percent of the entire US construction workforce, it’s little wonder that the big manufacturers of work boots traditionally chose to ignore such a small market. But things are changing. Women … [Read more...]

AUG 12: International Youth Day – Safe Spaces for Youth

What are safe spaces? The theme of this year’s International Youth Day on 12 August is “Safe Spaces for Youth”. Celebrations on the day will highlight various types of safe spaces and their role in contributing to youth empowerment, inclusion and development. But what are safe spaces? They are various platforms where young people can come together, participate, engage in diverse activities and enjoy the freedom of expression. When youth have spaces where they can come together without … [Read more...]

WOMEN IN SCIENCE: TOP 10

The contribution and participation of women in the field of science has been outstanding over the years. Their tireless contribution has meant an inexhaustible source of progress and development for humanity, besides being an inspiration for the women scientists of today. Although putting all of them in the list is practically impossible, there have been women who printed a unique stamp thanks to their scientific contributions throughout the years, which makes them worthy of top recognition. … [Read more...]

Famous Women Alumni of Durham University

Durham University was officially founded in 1832 and gained its Royal Charter in 1837, breaking a centuries old tradition that had seen Oxford and Cambridge stand as the only two universities in England. Designed to be a great university for the burgeoning towns of the north in the aftermath of the Industrial Revolution, it has since gained a reputation to rank alongside that of Cambridge and Oxford and is regularly seen near the top of lists of the world's best universities. It also has a proud … [Read more...]

6 Ways to Help Women Around the World

Around the world, women and girls are disproportionately faced with a lack of opportunity and political disempowerment. There are many reasons for this. Historically, men have typically been given access to leadership roles, whereas women have been expected to maintain the homemaker position. This has led to the continual disenfranchisement of women who seek to further their futures and develop sociopolitical autonomy. This is especially true in areas around the world where women face even fewer … [Read more...]

Summer Networking Bash, August 15 in Vaughan, Ontario

When: Wednesday, August 15, 2018 from 7:00 AM to 7:00 PM Where: Riviera Event Place 2800 Hwy 7 Concord, ON L4K 1W8 Turn the slowest month of the year into your BUSIEST! This Event is for You If You Are… Confused about the 100s of ways to market your business Looking for more clarity and focus on how to position you and your business in the marketplace Wanting to fill your appointment schedule with lots of potential clients and referral partners throughout the … [Read more...]

4 Ways Women Should Strive to Bridge the Gender Divide in a Male-Dominated Society

From a young age, gender role stereotypes are ingrained into children and their perceptions of the world, from the clothes they wear to the toys they are given to play with. Even as they get older, children are still being dictated to regarding where their interests should lie, and the industries they should aim to get involved in, both from a professional standpoint, and a recreational one. It is considered the norm for women to wear skirts, like bright pastel colors, and want to be nurses and … [Read more...]

How The World’s Richest Woman Spends Her Money – And Time

You may not know her name but Alice Walton is the richest woman on the planet. With a net worth in the tens of billions, Walton has the sort of financial freedom most can only dream of. Unlike the rest of the Walmart heirs, Alice spends little time working for the business and has instead headed for other pursuits. Walton’s actions are varied and have resulted in something surprising: an enormous private collection being displayed in a state of the art museum in Bentonville, Arkansas. It all … [Read more...]

Top 5 Girls’ Day/Night Out Ideas

Catching up with friends is always great fun, and it is important to keep your relationships strong, but it can be hard to know what to do and especially when you have not seen each other for a while. Going out for food and drinks is the obvious choice and, although there is nothing wrong with this, it is not the most exciting, and there is plenty more that you could do in addition to going out to eat or going to a bar. Here are just a few ideas to consider for a fun girls day out … [Read more...]

10 Beauty Products Every Woman Should Own

Makeup is one of those things that comes natural to some women, while others might feel overwhelmed by the sheer number of products on the market. And nobody can blame them, really – it is very hard to choose something when there are dozens of variants of mascara and eyeliners. So, to save you from any potential feelings of frustration, we have compiled a short list of must-have beauty products that are easy to find and totally portable. Here are ten beauty products that every woman should … [Read more...]

Adult Education for Women

Education is power at any age, and so if you are thinking of returning to education, or you want to explore an exciting course to keep your mind sharp, or your body fit, read on to discover the benefits of adult education. Why attend a course? There are many reasons why some adults choose to re-enter the world of education, from wanting to further their career, to be social, or to boost their confidence. As an adult, you may feel more freedom to select a course that appeals to you, without … [Read more...]

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