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Is 2186 the year for equal pay?

Today, findings show that women are outperforming men in postsecondary in North America, and are more likely to graduate from college and university. According to More...

Why gender parity could be a massive boost to the GDP

Lydia Dishman from Fast Company looks at how gender equality could add trillions to the worldwide economy and why we are holding back. Read the More...

What are the best and worst cities for women in Canada? New study puts Victoria on top

Many glass ceilings have been shattered by female premiers and CEOs as 2.5 million more women marched into the workforce over the past three decades, More...

10 Things we need to do to close the wage gap

Alanna Vagianos at The Huffington Post shares ten things we can do to close the wage gap between men and women in the United States. These ideas More...

The glass-ceiling index

In light of International Women’s Day on March 8th, the Economist has released their updated glass-ceiling index that shows what countries women have the best More...

Fair Play: More equal laws boost female labor force participation

A recently released study from International Monetary Fund shows that removing obstacles that prevent women from becoming economically active if they choose to do so More...

5 ways women entrepreneurs can overcome the funding gap

When is comes to business women have never had it very easy and have had to claw their way in and to the top, and More...

Why the gender-pay gap is largest for the highest-paying jobs

Gender-pay gap is becoming more recognizable to the general public, with the issue being front of mind for many people.  It is clear though that More...

Canadian women no longer striving for top business positions

It’s no question that women have come a long way since the late 19th century, changing the game by educating themselves and providing themselves with More...

Global Gender Gap report finds modest improvements

The World Economic Forum has released its latest annual Global Gender Gap report, which looks the gap between men and women in 142 countries when More...

Ontario to tackle gender wage gap

Ontario’s Labour Minister, Kevin Flynn, will be creating a plan to the 31.5 per cent wage gap between men and women in the province. Women More...

Tech giants more transparent about diversity problem, but what will it take to close the gender gap?

It seems to be the summer of transparency. At least for Silicon Valley’s tech giants. The first power player to share its diversity statistics was More...