Mental Health Awareness

Mental Health Awareness As you may already know, October is Mental Health Awareness month. I thought it incredibly important to both acknowledge this and also do some sharing, with hopes that others will see this as an opportunity to express themselves knowing that it is okay to do so. No judgement. Here is the reality of mental health in Canada, …

Milestones

Milestones Do you ever get up in the morning look in the mirror and wonder who is staring back at you? I think it’s something that we all do from time to time but especially when we are nearing a milestone in our life. With every milestone that approaches I think many of us find ourselves looking back at our …

Journey to Digital Excellence

Journey to Digital Excellence What if you don’t have a CDO – Chief Digital Officer? Whose role does it become in your company to ensure that you are implementing digital strategies and keeping up with the newest digital marketing trends? The world is constantly changing and with it so does technology.  How can leaders possibly keep up with this ever …

What’s an Employer Brand & How is it Created?

What’s an Employer Brand & How is it Created? Creating an employer brand can set you apart from your competition, establish your company as an employer of choice in your industry and help you attract, recruit, and retain top talent. A well-established employer brand will ensure that you are attracting your desired employees.  Imagine having a pool of qualified talent …

Slay Your Day

What are you going to do to slay your day?! Are you facing a large fire breathing dragon?  Wondering how you are going to conquer this dragon? For me, this quote says it all: “Focus on the possibilities for success, not on the potential for failure.” — Napoleon Hill After all, it’s only a dragon! If you focus your mindset on …

1 Thing All “Unicorn” Companies Have in Common

The Platform Business Model. I had the privilege of attending a keynote presentation recently, where Lital Marom shared her research and knowledge on what she terms the Innovation Framework and how to Think Big and Act Fast during a Crisis. For those of you who may not know, as I was not familiar with Lital, she is an internationally sought-after …

Be True to Yourself

Be True to Yourself This concept can be harder than it sounds.  What if you don’t know who you are? Many people go through life feeling uncomfortable in their own skin; yet don’t consciously understand why. They question why they are unhappy or more often, look for happiness through the purchase of the next greatest “thing” that will bring them …

Navigating the Waters

  Navigating the Waters This is an unprecedented time for any leader who is managing a team. Not only are you, as leaders, being tasked with balancing the energy and high emotion that your employees may be feeling right now but you still have a ship to run. You may be feeling stressed and uncertain yourself, as you too are …

Live Your Life With Abandon….

Live your life with abandon…. It’s been a difficult few months for most people with the uncertainty of the pandemic.  You might feel like your emotions are on high alert.  You also might be feeling a bit lost not having a regular schedule and routine in place. If you are feeling this way, I encourage you to shift your mindset …