You can do this!
1 Prepare. Prepare.
Know your stuff when you’re speaking. Even famous speakers prepare. It may be the same topic, but every group is different.
2 Use your own words.Read More
People can spot a fake. Your uniqueness is what makes you special.…
Staying positive after life doesn’t go your way
Imagine your manager or your biggest client telling you that you handled an important situation the exact wrong way. That you made an awful decision.
It doesn’t matter if you did make a mistake or if his judgment was unfair or if she were assertive or aggressive or sarcastic or if or if… Being in that situation can feel like a big vacuum comes into your body and sucks out all the positive energy, motivation, and enthusiasm.…Read More
Saint John NB ~ Catherine Doucette BPR, MEd, CTDP brought home the National Volunteer Recognition Award from the Institute for Performance and Learning during its national conference in Toronto last night. The Institute is Canada’s association for workplace training professionals.…Read More
Surround Yourself with Smart People
Last Thursday night, the Saint John business community came together to celebrate entrepreneurship, big hearts, champions, and the amazing people we have in our community at the 31st Annual Outstanding Business Achievement. (I was honoured to be a finalist for an OBA.…Read More
Publishing a Book is a Huge Test of Courage
When that special project needs to get done, it’s time to draw on your courage and leadership skills.
After a string of unhealthy relationships and unwilling to give up on love, Andrea Cyr wanted to know what made real-life soulmate couples work.…Read More
Fun and games in the workplace
I recently went to a really great workshop on Gamification with Jamie Jewer, a lead instructional designer with Innovatia. Gamification means building a learning activity for the classroom or online against time or another team.…Read More