Category Archives: LinkedIn

The Truth According to ……..

We are constantly being bombarded by social media, newspapers, television, radio, websites, blogs, etc., that all have compelling stories and posts that evoke our emotions. (Fear, love, displeasure, etc., etc.)  What is sad is many people take these at face … Continue reading

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What was I Thinking – or was I?

According to Statistics Canada, 64% of Canadians are on social media.  Facebook has the highest percentage of users at 71% with 87% of them between the ages of 18 – 29.  The average user spends 40 minutes a day on … Continue reading

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Values, Ethics, and Political Parties

We have an election coming up in British Columbia.  This time more than ever it brings home the fact that the political process needs overhauled. If you want a particular party in power then you are obliged to vote for … Continue reading

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Polarity

No, not referring to the batteries in your flashlight or the Inuit’s view that the earth’s poles are shifting, I’m referring to my observations of our decision-making process. While it has always been present, it has become more evident over … Continue reading

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Business Visibility

How your business is seen by others can make the difference between success and failure.  I once complimented a friend who had a restoration company on how clean he kept his trucks.  They were white with company graphics and never … Continue reading

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Information or ‘Fake News’?

Whether you are a business owner, business manager, or an employee, the common thread is knowledge of community.  If you don’t know what is going on in the community, you will miss out on valuable information affecting your business or … Continue reading

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Start-ups: Networking to Advantage

When working with those who are just starting to get a business off the ground I always stress the importance of networking.  As a result one of the common questions is, “Where do I network?” Although a common question, it … Continue reading

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