RRC's Kara Oosterhuis reports on the 2017 Advancing Women in Agriculture West Conference, which took place in Calgary, March 6 & 7.
Jolene Brown is no stranger to dealing with the often turbulent business world of the family farm. She has sat at over 400 kitchen tables as a business consultant helping families navigate the emotional entanglements that often destroy the family farm or at the very least leave the people involved in it with strained relationships if not properly dealt with.
Sharon MacLeod, Vice President of Unilever North America, who spoke at Advancing Women East Conference in Toronto last October left participants inspired on the audience.
In one of her last speeches before she steps down from her role as Deputy Minister of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs Ontario next month, Deb Stark told the 500 women at the Advancing Women Conference in Toronto to ‘own your boldness’. “If you look at the data, women can be more bolder than men […]