A closer look at female entrepreneurship and success

Saturday, February 4th, 2012

The success rate of female-run micro-businesses is higher than that of men – find out why!

The unique challenges faced by women in entrepreneurship

Thursday, May 20th, 2010

This month at GoForth Institute, we’re highlighting women in small business. With good reason, too – women own or manage 40% of Canada’s businesses and are starting small businesses at a record rate. However, with every type of entrepreneurship comes a unique set of challenges, and female entrepreneurs are no different. What are the major […]

GoForth Institute celebrates female entrepreneurs

Monday, May 17th, 2010

This month at GoForth Institute, we’re celebrating women in business. Did you know? Canada has the highest proportion of self-employed women in the world! In Canada, 821,000 female entrepreneurs have provided 1.7 million jobs since 1996, proving that women make key contributions to their local and national economies, communities and families through small businesses they’ve […]