Archive For: SMALL BIZ

Wuss or Warrior?

lionSo you’ve been “laid off, pink slipped, downsized, side-stepped”. If your employer does not have another position to send you to, you are just plain fired…short and simple! People use the above to soften the blow, so to speak. But …


Small Business Icon Remembered

jim devaJim Deva, co-owner of Little Sister’s bookstore, champion of free speech and LGBTQ rights, was remembered Saturday at St. Andrews Wesley United Church downtown. Jim died unexpectedly from a ladder fall September 21st

The church was packed with over one thousand people …


A Crash Course on LEADERSHIP!

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The 10 most important words on Leadership:
“What can I do to help you be more successful?” 

The 9 most important words:
“I need you to do this, and here’s why…

The 8 most important words:
“That’s my mistake


Not a Look you Want!

deer headlights

As a business person, you want to avoid this look.

Being caught by surprise by a question often results with a “deer in headlights” response. To a greater or lesser degree it happens to all business people at one time or …