It Takes a Village

It Takes a Village

If you are a Canadian, you are most likely sharing in the excitement recently of the first Canadian to win a grand slam tennis tournament. As a country, we are very proud of our new teenage tennis star, Bianca Andreescu.  If you were reading, watching or listening to...
Are You Ready to Bail?

Are You Ready to Bail?

Many will tell you that the sign of a great leader is a positive attitude, regardless of what is thrown at them. I prefer to suggest that the sign of a great leader is a realistic attitude, able to see the good, bad and ugly before, during and after the fact and able...
Leaders are Committed – Day in and Day Out

Leaders are Committed – Day in and Day Out

(First published July, 2018) I have been trying to think about leadership without commitment.  I can’t. They simply cannot exist without each other. Have you ever decided to leave a company and be faced with the dreaded two weeks or so until you really physically...
An Historic Day for Canada

An Historic Day for Canada

The Toronto Raptors have just won the 2019 NBA Championship and today (June 17, 2019) ‘we’ celebrated.  The ‘we’ is Canada.  They really are Canada’s team. People flooded into downtown Toronto from all parts of Canada (and a few from the US) to be a part of this...