We’re Creating a Period Care Package for Girls

EmpowHERto is launching an exciting new initiative designed to tackle issues of menstrual equality and period poverty in our communities. Each month we will provide 25 girls in underserved communities in the GTA a care bag containing menstrual and personal hygiene products, including their choice of either pads, tampons or a cup, as well as…

How to Transition to Life After High School

When I graduated high school four years ago, I was naive enough to believe that not much would change, at least not all at once. Sure, I would move out and start university, but I was adamant that I would still keep in touch with all my friends from high school and go back to…

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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…