The Canadian Dream

During my years in the US I was often asked about my American Dream and whether it had come true. The question was of an interest to people from both sides of the ocean – those I left behind and those I came to live among – there is a lot of fascination around the […]

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Lonely at the Top?

Have you ever climbed the success ladder only to find out how lonely it is at the top of it? If you have, please share what you see from your new heights. I don’t have the first-hand experience of being at the proverbial top to back up my words, but I have a hard time […]

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Hot and Cold Make Lukewarm

Growing up I often heard my father remind my siblings and me that hot and cold mix to make lukewarm. That was his way of telling us not to spend our precious time hanging out with the wrong crowds. As any youngster I wasn’t thrilled to be told what to do, but something about Dad’s […]

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How to Become a Great Listener

Whether you are a stay-at-home mom trying to juggle a number of responsibilities, a small business owner, or a CEO at a large corporation, listening is a skill that everyone should take some time to practice in order to improve their leadership. In other words, a good leader is expected to have outstanding communication abilities, […]

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Serenity Now

Life can be stressful with its hectic work schedules, constant multitasking, challenging interactions with someone around us or due to the uncertainty of the outcomes of all of our efforts. Being in less than positive environments affects not only our mood and well-being but also our ability to stay productive in our activities. What do you […]

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