Bold(h)er: Best Practices for Resilience and Well-Being

Bold(h)er: Best Practices for Resilience and Well-Being

As the COVID-19 pandemic and its related professional, social, and economic effects continue, it’s of paramount importance to check in, and give yourself the tools to emotionally weather the storm. Lisa does just that with BMO’s Chief Inclusion Officer Paulette Jagers and Senior Manager Joyce Lum, sharing their tips for building and maintaining personal resilience in this instalment of a special Bold(h)er series on leadership during the coronavirus. Together, they practice breathing...
Bold(h)er: Leading with Humanity

Bold(h)er: Leading with Humanity

When COVID-19 measures hit in the middle of March 2020, businesses had to make decisions in days, or even hours, that they would normally make in months or years. Continuing in a special Bold(h)er series on women innovating in the wake of the pandemic, Lisa is joined by Group Head of BMO Wealth Management Joanna Rotenberg to discuss what true leadership looks like when the world’s turned upside down. In their discussion, they share what it means to serve others in a crisis, unique struggles...
Bold(h)er: The Continued Resilience of Canadian Small Business

Bold(h)er: The Continued Resilience of Canadian Small Business

How is the Canadian government supporting its small businesses in the wake of changes mandated by COVID-19? Continuing on in a special Bold(h)er series on women and innovation in the face of the pandemic, our host Lisa brings pressing questions from fellow small business owners to Canada’s Minster of Small Business, Export Promotion and International Trade, Mary Ng. From highlighting stories of trailblazing innovation and collaboration among all sectors to how essential it is to keep trade...
Bold(h)er: Human Resources during Uncertain Times

Bold(h)er: Human Resources during Uncertain Times

The rapid spread and severity of COVID-19 has meant sweeping changes in all aspects of human life; not least our lives at work. In the first of a special Bold(h)er series on women who are leading innovation in the face of the pandemic, HR lawyer and consultant Laura Williams joins Lisa for a candid discussion on how to hire, lead, and lay off in the face of COVID-19. From leading with fairness to finding support networks to alternatives to termination, their discussion is what every business...