Blog | Personal Growth

Backing a Winner - an epilogue

June 8, 2016

It has been over two years since I wrote the blog “Backing a Winner”  ,  which was about Larisa Yurkiw’s quest to fund her vision to become the fastest women in the world of downhill skiing. At that time, Larisa, who had her funding cancelled when the Alpine Canada cut their speed racing program, was on the road to the Sochi Olympics. She had raised enough money to fund her season and had earned the qualification for her Olympic moment. As one of her sponsors, we were so proud of her accomplishment.

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Getting Good at Email

January 13, 2015

Getting good at email.

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Another rant about email etiquette

January 2, 2015

I am reverting back to a topic that I have ranted about in the past: lack of email etiquette and the damage it does to personal brand and possibly your career success  (How email damages your Personal Brand and What do your email habits say about you).

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Backing a Winner

February 5, 2014

As some of you may know, I am an avid skier and ski & teach at the Georgian Peaks Club. It is a private ski club (a phenomena known only to Ontario). The club has about 750 families and has a reputation for strong competitive ski and snowboard development programs that have produced a number of Alpine Canada National Team Members.

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The Value of an Apology

January 29, 2014

One of my clients hit a bit of rough water in their business a few months ago. The problem was serious, not fatal, but probably could have been avoided.   During the lead up to the rough patch, they had been getting advice from another adviser in areas of their business where my expertise and experience are not as deep.

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What do your email habits say about you?

April 15, 2013

If you can't manage your Inbox, Can you really manage your company?

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