Did you know that 1 in 4 women have experienced domestic violence in Canada? On this episode of the Quick and the Dirty Podcast, Hilary and Sandra welcome Executive Director of Lanark County Interval House Erin Lee, and survivor advocate Leah Adams. Yes, this is a difficult conversation. But it needs to happen, and more often. We discuss patterns of abuse, love bombing, and shame. We also discuss what you should do if you or someone you know are in an abusive relationship.
Do you know what a Japanese Love Hotel is? There are over 10,000 in Japan… and now there is one in Canada. On this episode we talk to Priscilla Tang. She is one of the founders of the Tokyo Love Hotel that opened in Toronto recently.So what is a Love Hotel? And how is it different than a No Tell Motel? And let’s talk about the people that rent these rooms. Yes, some are cheaters who are looking for a discreet location. But you’d be surprised who else is checking in!
You’ve probably heard a lot of stories involving men behaving poorly in the workplace, especially in the wake of #MeToo and #TimesUp. But what happens if it’s a woman behaving badly? Katy Perry was recently accused of sexual misconduct. Are we treating women the same way we’re treating men facing similar accusations? This week on The Quick & They Dirty, Hilary and Sandra welcome Karen Brownrigg, the CEO of IHR Advisory Services. She’s seen it all in the HR world. She says there are just as many women behaving poorly on the job as men and even breaks their behaviour down into 2 categories: the Climber and the Thrill Seeker.