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Ravina Anand On South Asian Representation & Desi Women in Tech

South Asian women are often underrepresented in the entrepreneurship and tech space. But Canadian entrepreneur…

Let’s Talk Money: 3 Financial Decisions Every New Business Owner Should Make
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Anthea Austin is an entrepreneur, accountant, and founder of Clear Margin Consulting, a Vancouver-based accounting…

These Co-Founders Share How They Landed Their Dream Collaborations – And How You Can, Too
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As entrepreneurs and creatives, we all have those people we dream of collaborating with. But…

These Podcast Co-Hosts are On a Mission to Empower 20Somethings
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It’s no secret that your 20s are an absolute rollercoaster and a defining decade in…

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7 Fun, Uplifting and Powerful Reads That Have Kept Me Sane in 2020

Like the other women here at Coffee & Smiles, I was a reader before I was a writer. And if this pandemic-filled, truly exhausting 2020 summer has reminded me of anything, it’s…

On the Road Again: The Owner of Vancouver Fashion Truck Shares Her Top Styling Tips

When we imagine mobile truck businesses, our minds conjure up food, coffee or even a library. But when Meghan Currie’s business launched, she had her fashion and retail interests riding shotgun. In…

Let’s Talk Money: 3 Financial Decisions Every New Business Owner Should Make
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Anthea Austin is an entrepreneur, accountant, and founder of Clear Margin Consulting, a Vancouver-based accounting and bookkeeping firm. Anthea assists small business owners to build successful, compliant, and profit-driven businesses. It’s 3…

The Founders of Clothing Brand Boss Lady Collective Talk COVID-19, Style Tips and Biz Advice

Annie and Savneet are the founders of Boss Lady Collective, a gorgeous clothing brand that modernizes women’s workwear while empowering future female leaders. We had a chance to chat with these two…

10 Zero Waste Habits for Plastic-Free July

Can anyone believe it’s July? JULY. I’m pretty sure many of us, myself included, are still emotionally processing May, so I think we deserve a round of applause for making it this…

The Founder of Clothing Retailer Little Mountain Talks Business Growth and Self Belief
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For many people, the idea of running their own business summons two emotions – both of equal measure and magnitude. Firstly, excitement. Hot on its heels, a substantial dose of terror. Of…