The following blog post was provided by LGM Financial Services, celebrating 20 years of innovative products, great service and fair pricing in the automotive warranty market. The post appears here with minimal edits. On March 29, 2018, major automotive industry players gathered for the third-annual Women & Automotive Canadian Leadership Forum at the Westin Harbour Castle in Toronto.
The following blog post was provided by Accu-Trade, providing dealers with proven tools like Instant Offer and Appraiser to dramatically increase profits and lead generation. The post appears here with minimal edits. With the Auto Remarketing Canada Conference right around the corner, it’s a great time to think about checking out the Women & Automotive Canadian Leadership Forum the day after
If you haven’t taken a look at the full 2018 Women & Automotive agenda, you can find it here! Last week, we took a quick peek at Becca Polak and her keynote address, “Accountability, Action & Change in the Automotive Industry.” For this week’s agenda highlight, we’re focusing on Potratz Advertising’s Vice President of Account Services
If you haven’t taken a look at the full 2018 Women & Automotive agenda, you can find it here! We’re very excited about the first speaker on deck for this year’s Women & Automotive Canadian Leadership Forum, Becca Polak. She’ll be delivering the opening keynote, “Accountability, Action & Change in the Automotive Industry.” Becca Polak
A highly intriguing article made the rounds here this past week. Writing for the Harvard Business Review, author Shawn Achor asked with his headline, “Do Women’s Networking Events Move the Needle on Equality?” In a remarkable reversal of Betteridge’s law of headlines, Achor concluded that yes, attending professional women’s events — like the 2018 Women &
There are certainly plenty of women prepared to handle the responsibilities of higher ranks in business, as this plethora of qualified women have already worked and proven themselves far more than worthy. But what about newer generations of women workers? Here is where mentorship, for both men and women, becomes an indispensable key. In a
January 30, 2018
We’re less than two months away from the 2018 Women & Automotive Canadian Leadership Forum! As we have in years past, we’re making sure W&A 2018 is the best time investment for you packed into a single day at the Westin Harbour Castle in Toronto. As always, our esteemed speakers all forged their own way
Women comprise at least half of the population worldwide, and Canada presents no exception. However, looking at businesses and industries across the board, women are woefully underrepresented in leadership roles. While the 2016 Canadian Board Diversity Council report card discovered that more women than ever sit on company boards, the data revealed how low the
January 5, 2018
Kathy Ward, former president and CEO of Canadian Black Book, passed away on Christmas Eve. She was 60 and had been battling cancer. She had retired in September of 2016. Brad Rome replaced her as president. “Kathy was a true industry icon and pioneering example of female success in automotive,” Rome said in an email
  • Women & Automotive 2017 Profiles in Leadership
The Women & Automotive Canadian Leadership Forum has proven itself as one of the up-and-coming events in the Canadian used-car industry, gathering some of the most influential and important names in the business for a day to discuss how to foster a more diverse, inclusive atmosphere for the growth and betterment of the industry. If