Being A Person Of Influence

Last Saturday I had the opportunity to speak to one hundred and eighty people on the topic of “Being A Person Of Influence”.  Being a leader is all about being a person of influence.   After all, as John Maxwell says: “The true measure of leadership is influence...
We will remember them!

We will remember them!

Next Saturday, Canadians will be celebrating Remembrance Day. Every year on November 11 at 11:00 A.M., Canadians have the opportunity to remember and pay tribute to the thousands of men and women who surrendered their dreams and ambitions by laying down their life to...
Conversations that make or break your world!

Conversations that make or break your world!

Our work, life and relations succeed or fail gradually, one conversation at a time, either through a conversation that we have had or one we are avoiding. I’m sure that you have realized, as I have, that there are decisive moments and events in our lives that have a...
Civility – a must!

Civility – a must!

Last week, I had the privilege of attending the Global Leadership Summit (GLS). Annually, I participate because I find the talks stimulating both professionally and personally. This year, Bill Hybels, President of the GLS, kicked off the summit with a topic that few...
Leadership Develops Daily, Not in a Day

Leadership Develops Daily, Not in a Day

Benjamin Disraeli who served from 1874 – 1880 as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom said: “The secret of success in life is for a man to be ready for his time when it comes”.  Success in life does not happen instantaneously. If you want to be a leader, a person of...