The Intentionality of Networking

The Intentionality of Networking

Do you love or loathe networking? Perhaps it is something in between.  Attending professional events of any kind can be a powerful way of connecting with like-minded people, a way of building your brand and a way of potentially fueling your client pipeline. Today,...
Celebrating You.

Celebrating You.

How do you spend your birthday? Yesterday was mine. I’ve made it an annual habit that I don’t work on my birthday. I want to have a day where I have more control over my interactions with a focus on self care and self reflection. It is something I’ve...
The Power of Mentoring

The Power of Mentoring

On October 8 at The Museum, Laurier is bringing together alumnae committed to advancing women’s leadership. This special series hosted by President Deborah MacLatchy is coming to Waterloo after sold out events in Toronto where I’ve had an opportunity to...
Ways to Build Good Habits & Break Bad Ones

Ways to Build Good Habits & Break Bad Ones

September is officially here. Children are readying for back to school, a bit of a chill lingers in the morning air and Mr. Sun is a wee bit slower to rise and shine. As we head into sweater-weather, I look forward to drinking pumpkin spice lattes, decorating the...
Fostering Trust in the Workplace

Fostering Trust in the Workplace

Source: Magicalquote.com Recently I heard a quote that really stuck with me while watching a program on Netflix called, Mozart in the Jungle. The new maestro, Rodrigo de Souza, says, “The highest cliff you can fall from is Trust.” This quote was inspired...
Transitioning Through Change Like A Pro

Transitioning Through Change Like A Pro

When I think about coming to the end of a good book, I feel a sense of loss. If I really loved the book, I don’t want it to end. I want the story to continue, yet here I am, closing the book and facing change. What will I read next? Will it be nearly as good as...