Time management hacks

Are you a parent, and a busy entrepreneur struggling to get it all done?  It is NOT easy handling a full-time business and being a parent (count that as two full-time jobs). There is just so much to do and to top it all, there is the overwhelming stress of  back to school. More often…

The Captain Needs a Crew

(1.5 min read)  “Coming together is a beginning, staying together is progress, and working together is success.” HENRY FORD Over the past few months, this quote has really stuck with me. I am one who enjoys wearing multiple hats in my business. Outside of operations and strategy, marketing has always been my favourite area because…

How to take the fear out of your meetings today

(3 Minutes Read) As the world begins to open up, face to face meetings will return as well. Even though most meetings, up to now have taken place virtually and documents exchanged electronically, requirements for some in-person meetings can’t be ignored. Coffee shops, restaurants or other public spaces may have the benefit of being convenient…

Is a Business Centre the right fit for you?

Your workspace is a critical element of your operations. Depending on how your business is structured, your office space can help develop or hinder productivity. Most often, businesses who are in the midst of long term leases feel stuck and hence, begin to create make do processes or shifts to conform to their space restrictions…

The Alternative Workspace

Think outside the traditional office “I’ve got a theory: if you love your workspace, you’ll love your work a little more.” Cynthia Rowley As many of us are going into week 6 of social isolation, what were temporary accommodations to support the continuity of our business are now becoming a core element of our operations.…

A Leader’s Journey

What does management actually mean? Does it automatically make you a good leader? I mean just because you are gifted at what you do, doesn’t mean you will be able to step into your boss’s shoes, does it? “Congratulations, you are hired!” …words we all long to hear when we take a chance and apply…

Change is imminent!

Change is imminent! How does that factor into your strategy? In a rapidly changing world, consumer tastes and preferences can change in a blink of an eye and so can the entire landscape of an industry. So if your customer and climate doesn’t stand still, how can you as an organization afford to? The past…

The Open Sandbox

Recently both my kids began their milestone journeys in education, a very important moment not only for them but also for me. As a parent, you want to give your children plenty of opportunities to grow, make choices and decisions that ultimately will help them succeed in life; more or less tools and resources to…