WOMEN: Men earn 20% more than female equals in Land of Opportunity

Canada is a land of equal opportunity, where women can work and excel in the same jobs as men. Just don't expect them to get paid the same. In fact, Canadian men earn on average 20 per cent more than their female colleagues, one of the largest gender wage gaps in the developed world. What jobs should Canadian women target to beef up their earnings? Here are the ten highest-paying careers for women in the nation, including the rare one where females earn more than their male … [Read more...]

Dr. Sharifa Sharif Ph.D. – WOMAN of ACTION™

A Celebration of Women™ is honored to Celebrate the Life of this pioneer. Dr. Sharifa Sharif is the author of the memoir On the Edge of Being: An Afghan Woman’s Journey (Sumach Press 2011).Painful and shocking, but often hopeful, the stories in On the Edge of Being illustrate the devastating impact of the split between body and voice that Afghan women are forced to navigate. The daughter of a progressive Afghan governor, Dr. Sharifa Sharif observed from an early age that life for women - … [Read more...]

Nancy S. Kyme – WOMAN of ACTION

A Celebration of Women is elated to Celebrate the Life of yet another amazing woman, trail blazing in our world. Devoting her support to children experiencing nature, CPA, MBA and sitting on three charitable foundation boards, as well as raising a family of her own, this powerhouse has expanded her journey of life, into the realm of the written word, and has created a legacy that will leave ripples in the water of life forever. We welcome this spiritually driven soul into our family with … [Read more...]

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