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Why Being Humble Will Get You Nowhere

My client spearheaded a major technology change initiative. He came in under budget and met all deliverables. “A winning formula for succession,” you say?

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The View is Always the Same on a Hedonic Treadmill

This is the key. ​Happiness now at the moment of endeavor. Getting off the hedonic treadmill can be done.

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What Would I Tell My 22 Year Old Self & Other Life Questions You Should Answer

What would I tell my 22 year old self? What money suggestions would I share with others? What money suggestions would I share with others?

Year End Gratitude: 3 Simple Ideas for Life and Career

I encourage you to carve out time to appreciate the people, events, and experiences that have made a difference in your life over the past year. It's my end-of-year ritual, and I highly recommend it.

Accepting Responsibility is Good Business

In life, saying that you've messed something up and that you accept the consequences can be a difficult thing. And when you're faced with accepting responsibility at work, it can be harrowing.

4 Tips to Succeed at the Negotiating Table

There’s a common perception that women may be at a disadvantage in financial negotiations, but new evidence suggests that women can actually be better suited to this arena than men.

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How to Connect Intelligently Over the Holidays

As we step into the holidays, many people think they need a digital detox - cell phones go away in drawers and all screens are shut off. While it's not a bad idea, it's not absolutely necessary.

How To Make Your Winding Career Path Look Good To Employers

I’ve always adapted my work to my life instead of the other way around. As a lifelong learner with a desire to experience new things, my interest in many different areas has guided me from job to job.

5 Keys to Instilling Confidence in Female Employees

I’ve been a "chief motivator for women” for most of my life. From helping to raise my sister to running a company of predominantly female employees, I've learned that confident women are powerhouses.

Two Great Tips for Developing Future Managers

Recently I taught a two-day course on behalf of the Centre for Leadership and Learning in the Ontario Public Service (OPS). It's called "Management Essentials," and here are two main takeaways.

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Are You In It To Win or In It Not To Lose? The Difference Between Leaders and Managers

One of my clients said it best, “I can benchmark myself against existing strategy and sure I’ll do well, or I can create strategy and then break existing paradigms.”

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Debunking Myths about Women-Led Businesses

Data reveals interesting facts about how women’s mindsets control our destiny more than we know, and how it is our responsibility to pick out chairs in the board rooms and hire the next generation.

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