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 Empathy Officer....
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 to...
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...
Now is the Time to Find Your Coach

Now is the Time to Find Your Coach

Well, actually it was time to find your coach a long time ago. But that’s alright.  There’s still time. They figured out many moons ago that professional athletes needed coaches. Why wouldn’t the same be true for all of us in the business world?  It is the...