In this episode, we talk to Paulina Cameron, a Globe and Mail ’22 Changemaker and CEO of The Forum, a Vancouver-based charity teaching, mentoring and supporting women entrepreneurs across Canada to take their businesses to the next level. We hear about the challenges and opportunities the organization and women entrepreneurs faced through COVID. We also hear about the systemic issues women entrepreneurs face, and work The Forum is doing in both supporting women to overcome these barriers, while at the same time providing training to banks to address systemic biases. We’re encouraged to learn that more and more, younger generations of women entrepreneurs incorporate a social purpose in their business.
The Forum: https://www.theforum.ca/
Globe and Mail: Meet 50 emerging leaders reinventing how Canada does business: https://www.theglobeandmail.com/business/rob-magazine/article-emerging-business-leaders-innovation-canada/
Listen to The Forums The Go To Podcast: https://www.theforum.ca/thegoto