Month: September 2014

Save the Date! Event – Negotiating for Success Workshop – November 18th

Negotiating for Success Workshop – November 18th: Participants will gain awareness of the many workplace situations in which negotiation takes place and learn about the underlying factors that c… Read More

Make Possible Mentorship Network – SCWIST Becoming Leaders Workshop

Make Possible Mentoring Network                 SCWIST Becoming Leaders Workshop The Becoming Leaders Workshop held on Sept 17th was filled with a group of energetic, professional women with a passio… Read More

President’s blog Sept 2014

MakePossible, WEB Alliance, & SCWIST Less than a month to launch our MakePossible mentorship beta version and we already have been engaged in many conversations and meetings that support its missi… Read More


Wednesday, 22 October, 2014 | 11:30 – 1:30 11:30 a.m. Social; 12 Noon Luncheon and Speaker “Women on Boards: Personal, Practical and Political Thoughts” Speaker: Anne Giardini Chancell… Read More

Event Recap: Alternate Health Careers in Canada

On September 24th, 2014, IWIS organized an event in partnership with Back in Motion, and Simon Fraser University at the Surrey campus of SFU. While the seats were all sold out a day before, still many… Read More

Power Up: Mental Fitness and Resilience-Building in Life & Work

Leadership Lessons from Real Women :   Risk, Reward and Resilience in Career and Life Featuring a Guest Panel  Dr. Karen Kohfeld SFU,  Dr. Rachel Kuske UBC, Dr. Laurel Schafer UBC, Dr. Caron Strahlend… Read More

Tools for Transitions

I Workshop: September 20th, 9:00am to 12:30pm ” The Power of Transitions to Change Us” II Workshop: September 27th, 9:00am to 12:30pm “Key Themes & Values”  III Workshop: O… Read More

Alternate Health Careers in Canada

Alternate Health Careers in Canada A WORLD OF OPPORTUNITY Are you an international student or internationally educated health care professional ? Do you want to gain knowledge about transferring your… Read More