Female Founder: Mandy Cronin, M-Power Hockey

For this month’s feature, we spoke with one of our very own board members, Mandy Cronin! She runs an all-female focused youth sports coaching business where she helps girl to improve learning and development skills through playing hockey.  Can you tell us a little about your career background and how it contributed to founding your…

Love Sports? Here are 5 Career Options to Consider

Are you an avid sports fan but uninterested in the lifestyle of an athlete? Do you love strategy, marketing or dream of being on ESPN? Your love of sports doesn’t need to end with your P.E. classes. Why not continue your devotion to sports with a career in the sports industry? Here are some career…

Female Founder: Lindsay Davies, I’ve Been Bit!

EmpowHERto spoke with Lindsay Davies, author of the Canadian travel blog, I’ve Been Bit, about starting her blog and freelance graphic design business. Lindsay also shares the challenges of being a travel writer during a pandemic. What inspired you to start your travel blog, I’ve Been Bit? I’ve Been Bit! was a project I had…

How to Use Your Internship to Further Your Career

Internships are a great way to gain experience and network with others. You get an opportunity to learn in a new environment and to learn from industry professionals. Internships give you a chance to learn about the specific industries you’re interested in and allow you to find out whether working in that field is right…

How to Choose a Mentor

Choosing the right mentor isn’t always about finding an expert who has achieved success in their field. After all, not every person has the knowledge to aid you in your personal journey. Finding an appropriate mentor means finding someone who has the experience and tools to help guide you to where you want to be,…