Bold(h)er: An Adventure That Paved The Way

Bold(h)er: An Adventure That Paved The Way

It’s a life that sounds like an action-adventure movie, and it suits Lieutenant-Colonel (Ret’d) Susan Beharriell’s childhood motto of “nothing ventured, nothing gained.” But as Lisa Bragg found out in this episode of Bold(h)er, it’s society and women that have significantly gained from Susan’s bold moves. .   About the show: Brought to you by BMO for Women and hosted by journalist and award-winning entrepreneur Lisa Bragg, Bold(h)er delivers thought-provoking conversations that inspire...
Bold(h)er: Be Seen and Be Heard

Bold(h)er: Be Seen and Be Heard

The formula for success that you were given at a young age might be something that’s holding you back now. In this special episode of Bold(h)er, host Lisa Bragg will tell us about Good Girl Syndrome, the crab bucket and how you might be able to get what you want now that the traditional gatekeepers are gone.   About the show: Brought to you by BMO for Women and hosted by journalist and award-winning entrepreneur Lisa Bragg, Bold(h)er delivers thought-provoking conversations that inspire...
Bold(h)er: The Art of Connecting with Creators and Communities

Bold(h)er: The Art of Connecting with Creators and Communities

Isabelle Fish is an entrepreneur who champions artisans and the stories that emerge from their work. This, coupled with her love for travel, led to the creation of Rue Pigalle. Rue Pigalle curates art-inspired, women-only trips for those who wish to expand their worldview in a meaningful way. In this episode, Isabelle delves into the importance of women finding time for themselves and embracing the unknown. Lisa and Isabelle talk about life’s transitions and the journeys that await women...
Bold(h)er: Exploring Financial Confidence

Bold(h)er: Exploring Financial Confidence

When it comes to managing millennial women’s money, Stefanie O’Connell is a pro. She inspires women to take control of their finances by examining barriers such as lack of confidence, lack of involvement, and cultural attitudes towards women and money. Stefanie helps women understand that being an effective manager of your own money is within reach for us all. In this conversation Lisa and Stefanie discuss how women can overcome these barriers, what it means to be in control of...
The Best Business Leadership Books

The Best Business Leadership Books

The success of a business, no matter the size, often depends on its leadership. Being in charge of a team can certainly be daunting at times. Even some of the greatest leaders look for a roadmap and turn to the world’s best business leadership books to guide them. For women in particular, there are unfortunately fewer examples of  business leaders to look up to. Women comprise only 19.% of the board members for the country’s top 500 companies, and a mere 8.5% of the highest-paid positions in...