A Conversation with Charyl Galpin

A Conversation with Charyl Galpin

In this special episode of the BMOforWomen podcast series, Kathleen sits down with the Head of BMO Nesbitt Burns, Charyl Galpin, who was recently honoured for her business achievements and leadership as the recipient of the Carole Tanenbaum Women in Action Business Award. The two discuss how Charyl balanced motherhood with a career that climbed from bank teller to head of BMO Nesbitt Burns. Plus of course we tap into her wisdom as a woman in business, and hear her discuss what ‘Charyl Galpin...
Online Investing Really Is For Everyone

Online Investing Really Is For Everyone

Silvio Stroescu, President of BMO InvestorLine, is on a mission to ensure that everyone feels like online investing is for them. In this podcast, Silvio takes the time to dispel myths about online investing, share how the process actually works (hint, there are humans behind the scenes), and why online investing makes sense for investors of all types – regardless of gender, age, and investing knowledge.  
Are There Gender Differences Among Entrepreneurs?

Are There Gender Differences Among Entrepreneurs?

Popular belief loves to characterize entrepreneurs as “Type A” personalities who are competitive, outgoing, impatient, aggressive, careless risk-takers – and predominantly male. And women are perceived as mild-mannered, nurturing business owners who subtly influence the world around them. Over time, these biases have translated into a misconception that female entrepreneurs are risk-averse and unwilling to make bold decisions that would enhance the growth of their businesses. If this were...