Empathetic Leadership

Empathetic Leadership

The Globe and Mail published a great opinion piece today, July 8, 2020, entitled ‘Changed, changing and will change: adapting to our new and ever-evolving world of work’. I was taken by the concept of ‘WFH prejudice’ and the idea of the new CEO: Chief...
To Lead or Manage

To Lead or Manage

I had a chance to sit down with an old friend recently, to talk about lessons learned in the project management business.  Lou Breithaupt is a PMP with 25 years experience in health services, technology, construction and oil and gas.  He is also a public speaker,...
Persistence – The Key to Success

Persistence – The Key to Success

I have a friend who has been very successful in her life.  Education, experience, connections, the right place at the right time. She will tell you that all of these things have contributed to her current state in life. Interestingly, one thing she won’t admit...
Are You a Micro-Manager?

Are You a Micro-Manager?

Last published in this blog November, 2017 I am sure that if I posed this question to a group of 100 managers and leaders, barely a few will put their hands up. Micro-managers either don’t know that they are micro-managers or don’t want to admit it. If you are one of...