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The Vancouver Island Economy

It’s been a couple of days since the ‘State of the Island Economic Summit’, an annual two day event held at the Vancouver Island Conference Centre in Nanaimo.  Reflecting back on the keynote speakers and the array of informative sessions, … Continue reading

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Business as Usual….Not!

We lead our day-to-day lives, busy, nose to the grindstone, trying to keep the business going whether we are an employee or owner. Sometimes we are too close, don’t see the changes going on around us. There is huge importance … Continue reading

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Where’s Your Network?

Whether you are in business, contemplating business, or living life, your network is the most important asset that you can manage.  It defines who you are; to your clients or customers, to the community and to your friends and acquaintances. … Continue reading

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Positive vs. Negative

It is a wonder that any of us can move forward in a positive manner given the amount of negative ‘stuff’ that surrounds us in our daily lives.  We have people around us who look at what can’t be done, … Continue reading

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Opportunity

Opportunity is the subject of many quotes! “Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work.”  Thomas Edison. “The secret to success is to be ready when your opportunity comes.”  Benjamin Disraeli. “The … Continue reading

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