Leah Nord is the Senior Director of Workforce Strategies and Inclusive Growth at the Canadian Chamber of Commerce.She has had a varied career and began working in non-profit, government and now business in the Chamber of Commerce, which allowed her to speak the language of different institutions and navigate her career in a way that worked well for her as a single mother and woman.In our episode, we speak about the effects of COVID19 on women and the Canadian economy.
- The K shape crisis. Women-owned businesses were first out in the COVID shutdowns and the last back.
- What the recent economic numbers show for women-owned businesses as we emerge from COVID19 shutdowns
- She shares what the research shows are the number one issue affecting women’s business growth.
- Leah’s advice for women to grow in their career and her hard-earned mindset lessons