Emily Mills being interviewed on Breakfast Television about Startup & Slay by How She Hustles. Split screen with one woman (Dina) and other screen with Emily wearing a COVID-19 mask with a CityTV microphone. Text on screen reads: Supporting small businesses hustling during the pandemic.

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Media Highlights for Startup & Slay by How She Hustles:

Additional media:

Refinery 29: The Incredible Black Canadian Women You Should Know – Feb 2021

Fearless Women Podcast: Interview with Janice McDonald – February 2021

Startup Here: How to find the right mentor – February 2021

Victory Speaks interview: Youtube show with host Nicole Waldron – 2021

MaRS: 8 ways to improve inclusivity in the workplace – August 2020

Globe and Mail: This small business owner moved her women’s network online – July 2020

CBC Radio’s Fresh Air: Michelle Obama’s new podcast and Startup & Slay – July 2020

Toronto Star: How She Hustles cover story on Toronto Star Business section – June 2020

Women Entrepreneurs Radio interview with Deb Bailey – June 2020

Own Your Thrive podcast with Nkechi Nwafor-Robinson – June 2020

Women on Fire interview with Sandra Chuma – June 2020

How She Hustles x Q&A with Christy Laverty – July 2020

Toronto Caribbean News: Creating safe spaces for women of colour to connect – June 2020

SheDoesTheCity.com: How She Hustles celebrates 10 years of bringing diverse women together – May 2020

The Dr. Vibe Show: Emily Mills “10 Year of How She Hustles – Celebrating Diversity, Women Empowered & Entrepreneurship” – May 2020

The Karen Carrington Show – May 2020

Follow Me interview with Sabine Daniel – March 2020

G98.7 FM: COVID-19 call-in show – March 2020 (interview at 2:07:08)

Creative Works: Hustle + Thrive podcast spotlight – March 2020

G98.7 FM: International Women’s Day interview – March 2020

York University: Alumni Spotlight – Feb 2020

CBC Toronto News: Black women and the future of work – Feb 2020 (story at 36:48)

Toronto Star: Obama rejuvinates, captivates Toronto fans – Jan 2020


A Walk In My Stilettos: Podcast with Makini Smith – Nov 2019

Toronto Star: Still pushing for personhood (Person’s Day – 90 years later) – Oct 2019

Financial Post:  Happy accident created women’s empowerment network How She Hustles – Oct 2019

Financial Post: Startup & Slay events focus on sharpening business skills – Oct 2019

CTV News Channel: Highlighting Women Entrepreneurs – October 2019

ByBlacks.com: The Risk & Reward of Being Your Own Boss – Oct 2019

Share Newspaper: Remembering Hodan Nalayeh – July 2019

kultur.d on Global News 640 AM: Interview with Emily Mills June 2019

Global News Toronto: Michelle Obama recognized in tribute video – May 2019

Flare Magazine: Women’s empowerment events need to be more inclusive – Feb 2019

Startup Here Toronto: Everyday She’s Hustling – February 2019 (repost from Ryerson.ca)


Goalcast: Mercedes-Benz Emerging Leaders Winners – December 2018

Toronto Caribbean Newspaper: Emily Mills – How She Hustled – December 2018

Globe and Mail: Women on the fast track – the really, really, fast track – November 2018

Toronto Star: Viola Desmond’s legacy a light that shines on other trailblazers – November 2018

CBC Radio’s Metro Morning: Emily Mills & Mayaan Ziv receive WXN Top 100 Awards November 2018

United Way’s Local Love: Emily Mills is building bridges for diverse women in Toronto – November 2018

CBC Radio’s Fresh Air: Startup & Slay – October 2018

MakeLemonade: Q&A with Emily Mills – October 2018

Toronto Life: A look inside Spaces, co-working office – October 2018

ByBlacks.com: Startup & Slay – October 2018

CanadianWomen.org: Supporting Women Entrepreneurs of Colour – October 2018

Liisbeth.com: Lessons from Women who Startup & Slay – June 2018


Liisbeth.com: Emily does the hustle – December 2017

CBC Radio’s Metro Morning: Startup & Slay – May 2017

CBC Radio’s Metro Morning: HERstory in Black – February 2017

CBC.ca: Massive photo project HERstory in Black shows a ‘different face of leadership – February 2017

CBC/Radio-Canada Corporate Blog: Emily Mills: A Source of Inspiration – February 2017

Share Newspaper: New cohort of Diversecity fellow eager to affect change – February 2017

SheDoesTheCity.com: She Changed the Game: Meet Emily Mills, Founder of How She Hustles – October 2016

WordswithMichelle.com: Creating Opportunities for Women through How She Hustles – July 2016

FreshGigs.com: Five Things Friday: Emily Mills – 2015

Parents Canada: Editor’s Letter – Words of Wisdom – December 2014

Book citations:

Black Girl in Love (with Herself): A Guide to Self-Love, Healing and Creating the Life you Truly Deserve by trey anthony

The MomShift: Women Share Their Stories of Career Success After Having Children, Indigo bestseller by Reva Seth

100 Accomplished Black Canadian Women by Dr. Jean Augustine, Dr. Denise O’Neil Green and Dauna Jones-Simmond

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