Change your mind to grow your mind.

When was the last time you had a rousing conversation with someone who saw things from an entirely different perspective than you? If you are like most, it might be …

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Assembling a Team for Growth

They say we are a reflection of those we hang out with. We adopt their mindset, share their beliefs, mimic their behavior and project their attitudes. Our values become their …

When did professionalism die?

Two weeks ago, I attended a meeting to explore business growth opportunities. I was invited to this meeting by an acquaintance of a client and arrived to find 2 others …

Where Do Bad Habits Come From?

It’s interesting how one small thing repeated often enough can lead to one very big thing. I remember, many years ago, as a young teenager, I succumbed to the taunting …

Love Your Discomfort Zone

The first time I heard the expression “You must learn to become comfortable with being uncomfortable,” I remember writing it off as being corny and relegating it to some discarded …

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“Rock Bottom” is a Myth

Over the past few weeks, I have engaged in several conversations with new clients that all seem to point to the same circumstance.  To be honest, I was concerned about …

Time to unite.

Tuesday, April 16, 2009 was a very big day here in Alberta. We went to the polls, we voted, and we elected a new government with a strong mandate to …

800 and Counting

Way back, way, way back on July 17, 2010, I began my blog this way. Today is my 50th. My 50th blog. I learned an interesting lesson over the next …