PARO Blog

Never too late to follow your dreams!!!

Posted on June 3, 2016

By Shannon Harju, owner of Shannon's Painted Pieces I struggled for a long time, always doing what I thought I had to do, and sacrificing what I really wanted to do. I became a mom in my early 20’s, and put all of my energy into raising my daughter,…

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The Business of Doing Good!!

Posted on May 20, 2016

By Aleksa Shermack So what is a Social Enterprise?  Well, it starts with you!  If you’ve ever noticed an issue or challenge in your community, or even globally, and you feel you need to address it and help bring change then you’ve already completed…

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Finding Time – The Never Ending Balancing Act

Posted on May 13, 2016

By Crystal Olson   Finding enough time in the day seems to be a common theme for so many of us working Mom’s out there.  Finding enough time to get the house cleaned after an already busy day of work and running the kids to activities after school…

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Women Exceeding Their Vision!!

Posted on May 6, 2016

By Rosalind Lockyer PARO Centre For Women's Enterprise, Executive Director When asked to write, as a woman, and about women, I struggled because there was so much that I could say.  Where to begin, was my biggest challenge.  But I think that this…

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Women Leaders Needed; Please Apply

Posted on April 29, 2016

By Rosalind Lockyer, PARO ED There is no lack of desire for women to lead; we just need to learn the language of entry into the networks of business and government and ultimately to shape that language to ensure that women overcome barriers.~ p.…

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