This month's theme: Authenticity
See all monthly themes

Blog

/Blog/

Authenticity is the key to building trust and being true to yourself

By | February 6th, 2018|W2W|

I've noticed a strong push in the past 10 years for organizations and people to prioritize authenticity. And it's no wonder when you look at the number of news stories that highlight less-than-honest practices, questionable behaviour, and outright illegal activities. We all want more honesty and integrity in the world. When you look up the [...]

Being should-motivated vs conscious choice

By | February 5th, 2018|W2W|

Sarah Potter Mortgage Agent The Mortgage Advisors sarah@themortgageadvisors.com Women are statistically more likely to be the primary caretaker of our children, spouses, and own parents. As a result of that, we often fall into the trap of taking care of others before we take care of ourselves. Psychologists call this “unmitigated communion,” the focus on [...]

Member Spotlight – Christie Drouin

By | January 16th, 2018|Member Spotlight, W2W|

Christie Drouin Exit Excel Realty My name is Christie Drouin and I am a residential real estate salesperson serving Ottawa and the surrounding area. I am always working with a passion for providing my clients with the best in customer service. I provide trustworthy, informed and professional representation to all of my clients. What do [...]

Member Spotlight – Annie Gelinas-Olive

By | January 4th, 2018|W2W|

Annie Gelinas-Olive Belief System Coach and Intuitive Healing Practitioner Cofounder of Let's Talk... Coaching and Energy Healing I help spiritual professional women free themselves from their mind chatter and heal their relationship with love, money and success by using my intuitive abilities. What do you hope to give or receive from your membership in the [...]

Value – Understanding and communicating your worth to your audience

By | January 2nd, 2018|W2W|

What exactly is value? Well, it doesn't have much to do with actual money. Personally, I like this definition from the Oxford Dictionary: The regard that something is held to deserve; the importance, worth, or usefulness of something. When I was growing up, my dad talked a lot about price versus value. One of the [...]

Member Spotlight – Lisa Ann Robinson

By | December 12th, 2017|W2W|

Lisa Ann Robinson Director of Sales and Marketing Parkview Moving   With moving being one of the most stressful life events, I provide free, in-home and written estimates. I help make your move as simple as possible. What do you hope to give or receive from your membership in the WBN? The best part of [...]

6 financial planning tips for living life on your terms

By | December 8th, 2017|W2W|

While the basics of good financial planning are the same for both sexes, we face particular lifestyle and economic issues that require special consideration. On average, we women we earn less; take more hiatuses from employment/earning both for child rearing and caring for elderly parents; and we tend to live longer than men. All of which often adds up to having less money that needs to last longer.

Member Spotlight – Margo Crawford

By | December 5th, 2017|W2W|

Margo Crawford President & CEO Business Sherpa Group Margo Crawford is the President and CEO of Business Sherpa Group, an organization that provides human resource, recruitment, finance and administration, strategy, governance, marketing and family business embedded services to a diverse set of enterprises. Margo is a dynamic, experienced leader who founded two highly successful start-up [...]

Build better business relationships with gratitude

By | December 4th, 2017|W2W|

Thank you. Two simple words that pack a lot of punch when it comes to how they make people feel. After all, when it comes to building solid relationships, gratitude can make a big difference. I've been fortunate (and grateful) to work with a number of people who actively practice gratitude. Being around them has [...]

Member Spotlight – Catherine Bennett

By | November 16th, 2017|W2W|

Catherine Bennett Retire-At-Home Services  - Community Relations Manager Retire-At-Home Services is an award-winning, nurse-managed, accredited home-care company. We have been helping seniors and people with disabilities remain in their homes (including retirement homes and LTCs) since 1994. Our services range from companionship, home-support, personal care,  transportation to palliative care. Our President, Irene Martin R.N., was [...]

Special thanks to our sponsors:

Learn More About Sponsorship Opportunities