How One Family Caregiver Used Grief to Reinvent Self & Help Society

Write Reaction, Caregiving Matters, Avanti Women | Career Transition, Outstanding women

Caregiving has been described as one of the world’s most challenging jobs. Yet, many are thrown into it with little warning and no training, on top of demanding 9-to-5s.

Take the Hectic out of your Holidays

AvantiWomen | The Juggling Act- Balancing life

It’s the most wonderful time of year – but for some, it can be the most stressful. Make the season enjoyable by eliminating stress!

Avanti Women's December Wonder Woman - Stephany St. Louis

AvantiWomen | Outstanding women

Stephany is so honored to be named Avanti Women’s Wonder Woman of the month. She credits the great mentors in her life assisting in her accomplishments and shaping her into the strong woman that she is today.

Doing good work is sometimes hard, but always worth it!

AvantiWomen | Outstanding women, The Juggling Act- Balancing life

Finding the right volunteer opportunity can be tough but is absolutely worth the effort and commitment.

Heightening creativity & productivity at home with geomancy

Write Reaction | Entrepreneurship, DIY Diva, Health & Wellness

The physical elements of our environments and how we subconsciously process them can strongly influence our states of mind, including our productivity and creativity. If you make tiny adjustments to your home office, you will set yourself up for fluid inspiration generation.

Working your website hacks

Write Reaction | Professional Development Skills, Entrepreneurship

Are you fascinated by HTML? Would you like to deepen your understanding of website coding to enhance your small business website?

Mandy Kaur - November's WonderWoman - Month of Entrepreneurship

Avanti Women | Career Transition, Professional Development Skills, Entrepreneurship, Outstanding women

Mandy Kaur - Avanti Women

Mentees & Mentors Moving Forward Together

Avanti Women, Write Reaction | Advancing My Career, Entrepreneurship, Relationships

As an entrepreneur in the early stages of establishing her company, Annisha Stewart, medical esthetician and founder of Bliss Spa on the Go, was confident she had what it took to succeed in business, including a solid education, passion for her profession, and an unwavering desire to provide unparalleled service. Still, she sensed that there was something subconsciously holding her back from reaching her full potential.

How to Select the Appropriate Structure for Your Business

Insight Legal | Entrepreneurship

With every new venture, there are new challenges. Not all, but some challenges can be avoided with better planning. One of the most common steps overlooked by new businesses is choosing the appropriate business vehicle.

Coffee Shop Etiquette

Write Reaction | Entrepreneurship

Most reasonable professionals are aware that there are certain behaviours that are inappropriate in an office setting. Alas, there don’t seem to be a set of etiquette rules for independent workers where the average office space costs a cup of Joe an hour. Fortunately, Avanti Woman volunteer Trisha Richards has created a top ten list of coffee shop etiquette rules for the mindful, modern-day entrepreneur.

In an aging Canada, women need to save more than men, even if they make less

Global News | Professional Development Skills, Beauty & Brains

Canadians aged 65 and older outnumbered children under 14 for the first time in census history, Statistics Canada revealed recently. And the majority of seniors are women. Among those aged 85 to 99, there were just 54 men for every 100 women in 2016, data show. Those numbers have big implications for how women should handle their personal finances.

Women in Their 30s Share What They Wish They Knew About Money in Their 20s

Brit & Co | Start of My Career, Professional Development Skills

Personal finances are something of a final frontier when it comes to openness. Perhaps that can change with a new generation of forward-thinking women.

Linda Spencer - October's WonderWoman - Month of Finance

Avanti Women | Professional Development Skills, Entrepreneurship, Outstanding women, Beauty & Brains

Linda Spencer is our WonderWoman for the Month of Finance. She is a CPA, CA, Canadian Tax Specialist and Money Mindfulness Coach. Click on the blog post to learn about this fabulous woman!

Shopping Discipline: Breaking the Spending Habit by Frank Wiginton

Frank Wiginton - Avanti Women Guest Speaker | Professional Development Skills, The Juggling Act- Balancing life, Beauty & Brains

Have a spending problem? Financial wellness expert Frank Wiginton shares how to break the habit and become a disciplined shopper!

Christine Lauzon - September's WonderWoman - Month of Mentorship

Avanti Women | Outstanding women

Christine Lauzon is our WonderWoman of the Month. Click on the blog post to learn about Avanti Women's Director of Mentorship!