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8 Books Every Early-career Woman of Colour Should Read

8 Books Every Early-career Woman of Colour Should Read

By: Chanèle McFarlane I don’t know about you but there’s nothing I love more than starting the year with a fresh stack of new reads. With my career plan in mind, I always find it super helpful to dive into books that will help me achieve my goals, especially when...

Learn Why this Creative Leader is Using Design to Impact Social Change

Learn Why this Creative Leader is Using Design to Impact Social Change

Natasha Sidi is an experienced designer in the areas of graphics, web, and UX/UI. While pursuing her teaching certificate, and a BComm (Spec. Hons) from York University, Natasha realized that she could make a bigger impact in the world outside of the classroom. She...

Meet this Values-based Leader Aspiring to Pursue a Career in Tech

Meet this Values-based Leader Aspiring to Pursue a Career in Tech

Michallia Marks describes herself as a learner who is fascinated by the steady and deliberate journey from ignorance to competence. She is an avid reader, a student of leadership, and one who is committed to living a life marked by excellence. She is a fourth year...

AHF Welcomes Its Inaugural Fellowship Circle Cohort

AHF Welcomes Its Inaugural Fellowship Circle Cohort

By: Dr. Golnaz Golnaraghi We recently asked our Fellows and Mentors how they are feeling about embarking on Accelerate Her Future's inaugural Fellowship Circle program. The sentiment image above reflects what they shared -- with ‘excited’ and ‘inspired’ as the most...

Why You Should Create a 2021 Career Plan (and How to Do it)

Why You Should Create a 2021 Career Plan (and How to Do it)

By: Chanèle McFarlane It’s officially 2021! It feels very different to previous new years though, right?  I mean, just take a moment to think back to exactly one year ago. Many of us cracked open our fresh new planners, designed our vision boards and began to write...

What does the research say about women in leadership?

What does the research say about women in leadership?

In this month’s edition of the our Did You Know What The Research Says? series, we will be exploring qualitative and quantitative data outlined in a study conducted by the Diversity Institute on Diverse Representation in Leadership: A Review of Eight Canadian Cities...