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28 June 2017

4 Top Reasons to Hire a Business Coach

28 June 2017, Comments: 0

  Without the assistance of a business coach, a leader’s career and skills can stagnate. “People plateau because they don’t know what they don’t […]


3 May 2017

A 3-step guide to practical systems thinking

3 May 2017, Comments: 0

  Systems Thinking is useful when we understand and apply the basic concepts. Leaders who are strategic thinkers remember the Systems Thinking principles and […]


19 April 2017

5 signs of burnout – act before you are crispy around the edges

19 April 2017, Comments: 0

  Burnout grows slowly. Its slow creep is hardly noticeable and suddenly you are “crispy around the edges” – not in full burnout, but […]


12 April 2017

7 ways to create a culture of trust

12 April 2017, Comments: 0

A study in SA Journal of Industrial Psychology titled “An organisational culture model to promote creativity and innovation” showed that a culture of trust […]


29 March 2017

Passive-Aggressive – Tackle or run-away

29 March 2017, Comments: 0

  I was talking with some business owners recently about a passive-aggressive employee. While it is easiest to ignore the behavior, it takes a […]


15 February 2017

Advice for potential leaders: lead yourself first!

15 February 2017, Comments: 0

  On Saturday I spoke to first year business students at the Haskayne School of Business, University of Calgary. We discussed leadership as a […]


25 January 2017

The early bird gets the worm and makes better decisions

25 January 2017, Comments: 0

I am not a morning person. I don’t understand people who naturally wake up at 5 am and brightly proclaim, “it’s the best time […]


14 December 2016

Gratitude – my life wouldn’t be the same

14 December 2016, Comments: 0

  December is a time to reflect upon the last year. I have created new webinars and workshops. I’ve worked with long-time and new […]


7 December 2016

Friendship, Crisp Celery and Gratitude

7 December 2016, Comments: 0

“A strong friendship doesn’t need daily conversation or being together. As long as the relationship lives in the heart, true friends never part.” Yesterday […]


30 November 2016

Systems Thinking Rides to the Rescue!

30 November 2016, Comments: 0

  With an astonishing 75% of major change efforts failing to achieve their intended results, what can you do to be in the successful […]