GlassSKY News

 October 22, 2017 — GlassSKY Inc. supports the Elizabeth Fry society with donations for its upcoming fundraiser High Tea. Funds from this program enable incarcerated mothers to record themselves reading aloud from children’s books. The recordings are then delivered to their children at home — helping mothers keep strong connections with their children and support rehabilitation.

October 10, 2017 — UNB Faculty of Engineering hosts Robyn Tingley for their RBC Lunch n Learn series at the J Herbert Smith Centre for Technology Management & Entrepreneurship. This keynote will feature a primer on GlassSKY as a social enterprise, give students an opportunity to complete a self evaluation on the 10 Essentials, and discuss women in STEM. Join us!

October 3-4, 2017 — GlassSKY Inc. presents at Banfield Pet Hospital’s first-ever Women’s Summit in Vancouver, Washington. Banfield is the world’s largest general-veterinary practice and part of the Mars Inc, family of businesses. The program by GlassSKY will feature education on gender diversity, unconscious bias and the meritocracy myth. Robyn Tingley will present her signature talk, the 10 Essentials as well as the workshop Calculated Risk Taking for Career Growth. Gallery.

September 21, 2017 — The American National Human Resource Association hosts a webinar by GlassSKY’s Robyn Tingley. The Motivated Millennial program will give participants:

  • A stronger knowledge base regarding Millennials as a specific cohort that needs its own engagement plan for better retention and results
  • An understanding of what Millennials themselves are indicating they want in terms of training in the workplace — both content and methods of delivery
  • Knowledge on how to support employee wellness, both mental and physical, for higher productivity and engagement

This program has been pre-approved for 1.0 HR credit hours. Additionally, this program has been pre-approved for 1.0 Professional Development Credits (PDCs) by the Society of Human Resource Management.

September 25, 2017 — GlassSKY Inc. donates copies of the 10 Essentials for the Motivated Millennial to award-winning Hemmnings House for audience members at upcoming fall screenings of the feature length documentary the Millennial Dream.

September 15, 2017 — GlassSKY Inc. announces sponsorship of the Saint John Women’s Empowerment Network Fundraiser Oct 19th, the Senator Nancy Hartling Luncheon – A Canada 150 Vision for Women.  GlassSKY is a silver sponsor and our tickets go to local female entrepreneurs.

September 5, 2017 — YPEI announces Robyn Tingley will keynote YDAY with the 10 Essentials for the Motivated Millennial and a book signing October 26th in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island. Over 100 young islanders will gather to discuss the future of the province and make recommendations to government.

August 15, 2017 — Huddle Business reviews 10 Essentials for the Motivated Millennial. “It’s not preachy, unlike some books marketed to the millennial generation. It offers interesting personal insight, research and simple exercises for different aspects of life and career that, let’s face it, a lot of millennials struggle with.”

July 31, 2017Oxford Business News covers the launch of the new business leadership book 10 Essentials for the Motivated Millennial by GlassSKY publishing and author Robyn Tingley

July 31, 2017 — GlassSKY publishing launches 10 Essentials for the Motivated Millennial: A guide to high performance for new grads and career starters

July 6, 2017 — GlassSKY founder Robyn Tingley named Vice Chair of the Board of Governors of UNB, Canada’s oldest and most entrepreneurial university. Read the full release

July 6, 2017 — GlassSKY presents Millennial Who? to the 54th Annual Canadian Public Service Commissioners’ Conference

June 1, 2017 — GlassSKY keynotes the Associated Alumnae Annual General Meeting of the University of New Brunswick

May 10, 2017 — GlassSKY presents 10 Essentials for the Motivated Millennial to University of New Brunswick’s Young Alumni Group.

May 8, 2017 — Sexist Language Has No Place – Commentary by Norma Dube and Robyn Tingley, Women for 50%

April 6, 2017 – Women for 50% Conference Today! 400 women and men gather to support women in politics. GlassSKY is a proud sponsor. Photo Album.

March 8, 2017 — Happy International Women’s Day from GlassSKY!

  • Robyn Tingley address the Kennebecasis Valley International Women’s Day Event with a keynote entitled Ambition: Reacher Higher and Realizing Your Dreams’. #BeBoldForChange #IWD2017
  • Get SOAR – Stories of Remarkable Women. This free e-booklet is filled with inspiring stories of role models, practical discussion guides and workbooks that encourage young women to dream big!
  • ‘Five Women Who are Making a Difference in New Brunswick Business’ International Women’s Day feature by Huddle.  Full story here.

February 20, 2017 — GlassSKY brings training for Women in Leadership to California with Calculated Risk Taking for Career Growth, and the 10 Essentials workshops.

January 11, 2017 — Women for 50% Officially Launches Today! GlassSKY founder, Robyn Tingley, among 12 founding members of new group calling for more female representation in the New Brunswick Provincial Legislature. GlassSKY is pleased to sponsor this initiative. Click here for today’s press release, and see photos of the press launch.

December 2016 — GlassSKY is proud to sponsor the Women for 50%, a new group focused on gender balance in the New Brunswick Provincial Legislature, and supporting more women to get elected. Official Launch in 2017!  #womenfor50percent #letsgo #changemakers

October 14, 2016 — GlassSKY founder Robyn Tingley addresses the University of New Brunswick’s Alumni Association’s Annual General Meeting with the keynote, Millennial Who?

October 11, 2016 — Happy International Day of the Girl! To mark October 11th, GlassSKY releases SOAR – Stories of Remarkable Women. This free e-booklet is filled with inspiring stories of role models, practical discussion guides and workbooks that encourage young women to dream big!

August 22, 2016 — She’s a national treasure, and just received Canada’s highest honour in performing arts! Susan Aglukark talks to GlassSKY about her trailblazing career, her advice for young women, and her next album. It’s all part of our SOAR series — Sparking Opportunity and Advancement through Role Models. Artic Rose

August 20, 2016 — Introducing GlassSKY for Girls!! This new series of original stories will highlight remarkable girls and young women. At GlassSKY, we believe that our next generation needs more positive role models and stories that inspire. We are making it our mission to add more of these stories to our online media. Send us a message on www.facebook.com/glasssky.org and while you’re there, ‘like’ us! In 100 words or less, tell us a bit about your inspiring lady – age, city, reason why we should profile her. Let’s celebrate the next generation!

August 2016 — The Pursuit of Purpose The Millennial Mentor releases part 7 of practical career advice for the next generation; men and women who are poised to propel equality more than ever before

July 21, 2016 — GlassSKY secures exclusive interview with Team Canada’s Flag Bearer and Gold Medalist, Rosie MacLennan. Road to Rio

May 19, 2016 — GlassSKY sponsors tonight’s YWCA Annual Women of Distinction Awards with a Sold-Out Crowd at the Saint John Marco Polo Cruise Terminal

  • Presenting sponsor for Community Building & Volunteerism Award to Paulette Hicks
  • YWCA announces partnership with GlassSKY to bring role models into the community with six interactive QA-style sessions for adolescents and young women. Read The Big Fix, Robyn’s commentary on the importance of role models and the YWCA’s awards.

May 2, 2016GlassSKY is once again invited to join the Power Shift Forum on Women and the World Economy, May 3-5 at Georgetown University in partnership with Oxford University, in Washington, DC.

April 26, 2016 — GlassSKY launches SOAR — our online series profiling six remarkable women. SOAR is  Sparking Opportunity and Advancement through Role Models.

March 21, 2016 — GlassSKY signs on as a sponsor of the Saint John YWCA Women of Distinction Awards, celebrating female role models in our local community. Save the Date — May 19th!!

March 8, 2016 — GlassSKY announces series of investments to celebrate International Women’s Day!

  • Announced, Soar, a new six-part series of remarkable women including FREE e-book and parent/teacher discussion guides
  • Announced a $1000 scholarship to the award-winning program — Indigenous Women in Community Leadership — offered by the Coady International Institute Centre for Women’s Leadership
  • Reached $5000 in total micro loan investments to female entrepreneurs globally: invested in 22 more women on International Women’s Day
  • FREE Diversity & Inclusion Workshop Contest Giveaway! The winner will be announced March 31st!

February 27, 2016 — GlassSKY announces FREE Ticket Giveaway! To celebrate International Women’s Day and accomplished businesswomen in our community, GlassSKY is sponsoring 10 tickets to a luncheon event and women in business panel. The event is hosted by the Saint John Community Loan Fund and ReAction Events and will be held Thursday, March 3rd, at the New Brunswick Museum in Saint John. Come get inspired by Ellen Tucker of Freedom Travel Tours, Donna Mazerolle of Donna Mazerolle & Associates and Elaine Shannon of Simply Zen!

January 28, 2016 — GlassSKY founder Robyn Tingley launches ‘Millennial Mentor’ Column in District News. The men and women of this generation are poised to advance equality, economies and our society like never before!

January 11, 2016 — GlassSKY launches year-end summary report. infographic.

December 16, 2015  — GlassSKY spotlights Case Study on Ventura County, California’s Economic Empowerment Event for Young Women

December 1, 2015 GlassSKY launches Diversity Workshops for Employers

November 24, 2015 — GlassSKY joins the Canadian Centre for Diversity & Inclusion

November 10, 2015 — GlassSKY attends PowerShift – Women and World Markets – at Saïd Business School, Oxford, UK

November 5, 2015 — GlassSKY sponsors Power of the Purse Conference in Saint John, New Brunswick

November 4, 2015 — GlassSKY interviews Canada Research Chair, Dr. Marnina Gonick on her latest research about ‘Mean Girls’

October 12, 2015 — GlassSKY launches ‘The Empowered Woman’ Survey across six continents

October 11, 2015 — GlassSKY launches ‘The Adolescent Girl, A Survey Report in Support of the United Nation’s International Day of the Girl Child’

October 11, 2015 — GlassSKY launches on the International Day of the Girl. New organization to empower women and girls.