Tuesday Morning Focal Point
Month: September 2016

Tuesday Morning Focal Point – September 27, 2016 – Breaking the Barrier
September 27, 2016

Late last week I was with an executive who is running a vibrant and growing family business.  As we were in conversation, I paused to reflect to and with him regarding the change and the difference I see in him and how he talks about the business compared with when we first began our business…

Tuesday Morning Focal Point – September 20, 2016 – Leading Change
September 21, 2016
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Yesterday I was in Yellowknife, NWT.  My colleague and I spent the afternoon working with a team of about 20 individuals in a large meeting space in a corporate building.  Shortly after two o’clock in the afternoon, the power went out in the building we were in.  This necessitated the entire group evacuating the building…

Tuesday Morning Focal Point – September 13, 2016 – World Suicide Prevention Day
September 14, 2016
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This past Saturday we honored World Suicide Prevention Day.  As a survivor of suicide loss of an immediate family member, this day is particularly important to me.  Suicide is a significant reality in Canada, with almost 4,000 Canadians dying as a result of suicide each year.  This is 4,000 too many! Mental Health, Workplace Wellness…

Tuesday Morning Focal Point – September 6, 2016 – Give Something Free
September 6, 2016

Several weeks ago I was in Edinburgh Scotland, walking down the Royal Mile, the famous road that goes between Edinburgh Castle and the Palace of Holyroodhouse.  It is a great street, full of fantastic shops, restaurants and pubs, which of course are terrific but very much “touristy.” It happened to be that while I was…