Archives by Tag 'mothers and fathers'

Live Drive with John Tory

By - Last updated: Thursday, November 1, 2012

Last week I had the pleasure to be interviewed by John Tory on his Live Drive program about my book Babes on Bay Street.   John was a generous and gracious host!! I couldn't have asked for a more supportive interviewer. And I am grateful to John for his interest and for spreading the word about Babes on Bay Street a little further afield!! Thank you, John Tory!!   And thank you to his fabulous producer, Lyndsey Vanstone who I hope to profile in the next several weeks. Her path to her current position is an interesting and inspiring one!! Stay tuned!!   Live Drive with John Tory Part 1   Live Drive with John Tory Part 2   I would love to hear what you think of ...

Lessons Learned by the Babes on Bay Street

By - Last updated: Friday, October 12, 2012

I am thrilled to invite you to join me at the Toronto Board of Trade for lunch on November 9.  I will be speaking about the "Lessons Learned by the Babes on Bay Street" and I would be honoured for you to attend.  I would be further delighted, if you were to bring someone with you who you are mentoring or being mentored by!!   You can purchase tickets by following this link: http://www.bot.com/source/Meetings/cMeetingFunctionDetail.cfm?Section=Calendar&PRODUCT_MAJOR=DS110912   My presentation is being sponsored by TEKsystems and I am grateful to them and the young woman there who approached me to speak, Stephanie Coutts!! Stephanie is a member of both the Women in Leadership and Women in Canada groups at her company and I was deeply touched when she ...

Why Women Should Stop Trying To Be Perfect

By - Last updated: Tuesday, October 9, 2012

A friend forwarded me the link to a great article in The Daily Beast written by Deborah Spar, the President of Barnard College. I have included the link below. The article is fairly long and well worth reading to the very end!   http://www.thedailybeast.com/newsweek/2012/09/23/why-women-should-stop-trying-to-be-perfect.html   I would love you to share your thoughts in the Comments section below!  

It’s Official!!

By - Last updated: Tuesday, July 31, 2012

Babes on Bay Street - the book is available for purchase!! I am so happy and dare I say it...so proud!! Check it out!! And let me know what you think!! xo, J