Celebrating Women of Impact – London
On the eve of International Women's Day, we gathered with clients and guest speakers at the Lalit Hotel to discuss the power of mentorship and the value of building a personalized support group that will help you achieve your goals.
Jenny Varley, Global Head of Digital Communications, HSBC
Mandy Plumb, Transition Coach, Mentor & Trainer, Transition in You
Clare Martin, Director of Talent, MiQ
Ruth Mortimer, Managing Partner, Econsultancy
Angie Greaves, Broadcaster & Radio Presenter, Magic FM
Your mentorship circle is "the Board you can't afford." Search for multiple individuals with varying skill sets to provide guidance and achieve your goals
If you have something to offer the world, offer it. If you can't find someone who wants it, then keep networking until you do
Perception is important. Confidence is a major factor in how people interact with you, and persuasion is one of the most important skills to hone
Celebrating Women of Impact – Toronto
On International Women’s Day, we came together at the Colette Grand Café for the first WiQ breakfast event in Toronto. We were joined by two leaders who are helping drive awareness for a more gender diverse, inclusive workplace – sharing lessons on how we can all take a leap forward.
Annette Warring, CEO, Dentsu Aegis Network Canada
Dr. Rumeet Billan, President and CEO, Viewpoint Leadership
Potential should be measured based off of courage and determination, and not by the body you came in
Do your best to know yourself and recognize your strengths, and be honest about them
Our mindset and any negative self-talk impact what we tell ourselves we are capable of. We have to be conscious about changing our internal narrative so that we don't limit ourselves
Celebrating Women of Impact – Bangalore
We invited speakers into our Bangalore office to discuss issues surrounding bolstering women in the workplace and cultivating an empowering workplace environment.
Bhavjot Kaur, Co-Founder at Clinikk Healthcare
Aruna Sampige, Social Entrepreneur, Billion Lives
Sai Gole, Co-Founder, LeanCrop Technology Solutions- LeanAgri
Gurman Hundal, CEO, MiQ
Prabhu Prakash, Chief Technological Officer, MiQ
- It’s not just men who need to support women but women need to support each other
- For women to continue taking higher positions there needs to be supportive environment created both at home and work
- Consciously changing the disparity in men and women at MiQ and about bringing in new policies for working mothers
WiQ Breakthrough Bosses Breakfast Event- Toronto
WiQ hosted “Breakthrough Bossess” an event with inspiring leaders who have pushed through conventional boundaries to establish successful careers in unexpected fields.
Janice Liu, VP, Digital Solutions Cossette Media
Olivia Nuamah, Executive Director, Pride Toronto
How atypical paths can assist in shaping leadership styles today
Reversing gender roles, defying racial expectations, and shattering stereotypes – breaking the mold in business takes guts and perseverance
Pushing through conventional boundaries to establish successful careers in unexpected fields.