One of the worst things that I went through in my life ended up being one of the best things that ever happened to me. Since the age of four, when I hit the ice for the first time, I … Continue reading Adversity Breeds Resilience- My Hockey Story
There are blogs on blogs on Google searches on how to be a successful woman entrepreneur. There are networks and groups dedicated to females in business and it’s empowering to see so many women taking their dreams into their own … Continue reading The One Simple Way for Women to be Rock Stars in Business
For a lot of people waking up in the morning can be a process. We’ve often heard the expression “I’m not a morning person” and for some people it does take a little longer to get going in the morning, … Continue reading The Importance of a Morning Routine
As the New Year begins to cement itself into our lives once again and the glow of the midnight ball drop starts to fade, we are left with the ambush of setting new goals and making resolutions but it’s important … Continue reading What Can You Accomplish in a Year?
Last week, our startup, FanSaves, won our first Pitch Competition ever and it was an amazing feeling. Winning anything is always a great moment but this time around the feelings that enveloped us were more than just the glory of … Continue reading How Losing Pitchfests Can Help You Win
Complicated grief. It’s a thing. For those who have never lost a loved one, you may be of the thought that grief is as simple as black and white. I know I was. I had felt grief before, eventually coming … Continue reading From Complicated Grief to a Thriving Startup: How I Overcame the Loss of My Mother
For anyone who questions the universe’s intentions, here’s a quick story: We met Sylvie Demers from Mobile Optician Services d’Opticien Mobile at the Startup Ottawa Pitchfest in June (we sat next to each other in the audience) and we hit it off right away. … Continue reading Let the Universe Help You