Communication Lessons from Movers

Teamwork is Key

Last month I moved into a new office at 89 Canterbury Street. If you’re like me, packing, lifting furniture, and unpacking isn’t up there on your list of favourite things to do. But I was extremely grateful for the strong arms, careful movements, and communication skills of the gentlemen from Lawrence and Sons.…


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Looking for Happiness?

Try 100 Days of Happy

Some days happy takes more effort than others. Right?

I was scrolling through my Facebook memories a few months ago and saw two years ago where I had started 100 Days of Happy. I had been inspired by a friend’s gratitude posts, so each day for 100 Days I had shared something that made me happy that day.…


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We All Screw Up

Humility Humility Humility. Then Apologize.

It was like an out-of-body experience. I could feel myself being cranky. Really, really cranky, and I couldn’t seem to stop.

It was my fault.

I was in pain, and I should have said so and left.…


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Your Work Problems Don’t Matter

Yes, you read that correctly

It has been one of those periods when I have been hesitant to pick up my phone or check social media, as I have learned of deaths of friends from years ago or their loved ones or life-threatening health issues for others.…


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Stop Beating Yourself Up NOW

No Regrets

Today you are going to make a mistake. As will each member of your team. Now the tough part… decide that it’s okay.

Of course, you’d love to be right all the time. Who wouldn’t? I’d love it if my every decision as a leader worked out the way I wanted.…


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