To celebrate International Women’s Day 2015 themed “Make It Happen”, Words Matter Week 2015 and business, Women in Business (WIB) held at “Make Your Business Happen” event on March 6th at the German Canadian Club London in London, Ontario. The event featured Carol Johnston, Founder of The London Children’s Museum, and book signing by women authors.
Entrepreneurship as a career option has gain significant momentum in Canada so engaging youth to become entrepreneurs and grow entrepreneurial skills follows in importance. This is particularly true for young women since entrepreneurial and leadership characteristics as well as economic prosperity are experienced differently by women.
Software applications (also known as ‘apps’) have become a major part of business, and life in general. The diversity of apps has allowed for higher productivity levels, convenience in completing tasks, and greater communication across the globe.
Yesterday`s Eye on Enterprise conference (#SpotTheOpportunity) presented by the London Economic Development Corporation (LEDC) had inspirational small business stories that reminded everyone of the importance of entrepreneurs to the economy, a willingness to learn and gain knowledge to be successful, and getting support from others.