We believe strongly in the concept of open sharing of ideas and resources. We add value to our thoughts and ideas through our engagements with our clients but if you can leverage our thoughts, tools, and approaches in your own business without our involvement then we are happy to have contributed to your growth and success.

You can find lots of ideas from us regularly in our Blog.

Our Recent Posts:

Be The Dumb Guy In The Room
I recently spent an evening with a group of MBA students who were practicing their networking skills. Most of them expressed interest in learning about my career journey. When I walked them through my varied history, I got follow-up questions, most of which centred around the advice I would provide as they entered the workforce. […]
Shake It Off and Step Up
I had this pop-up to me today from my list of inspirational items and thought it was worth sharing again. It is a great lesson on the power of learning to shake it off and step up. Shake It Off and Step Up One day a farmer’s donkey fell down into a well. The animal […]
Start With Why and Remember It
Simon Sinek started the Start With Why movement with his incredible TED Talk, “How Great Leaders Inspire Action“. Every once in a while I see a great example of why “the why” is so critical. Today I came across one of those examples that I felt compelled to write about in an article “What Happened […]
Leadership and Life Lessons from Gord Downie
Last night Canada lost one of our favourite sons. With a letter from the Downie family, The Tragically Hip confirmed the passing of Gord Downie after a surprisingly long struggle with glioblastoma, a cancerous brain tumour. As a nation, we celebrated Gord and the band last summer with their final tour culminating in the national […]
Recommended Reading: 15 Books Recommended by Top Leaders
I’m always looking for great books to add to my reading list and I often get requests recommendations from friends and colleagues. I figured it was high time I put together a list of recommended reading from some of the top business leaders and CEOs of our time. Most CEOs and business leaders will tell […]
Cross-Industry Innovation – Seek Converging Trends
Every industry today is facing disruption and change at a speed that we have never seen before. E-commerce is challenging Retail. Technology companies are challenging banks. 3D Printing is challenging traditional manufacturing. Innovation is no longer a nice-to-have capability in your organization; it is a critical component of your future success. But the innovation of […]
Busy or Productive – Increase Your Productivity with These 8 Tips
Time is the one true constraint for all of us in our lives. We all have 24 hours in a day. We all have 60 minutes in an hour. You can’t change the pace of time. But what we can change is how we use that time. Most people I know are busy within their […]
Problem Design – Look Before You Leap
Probably the most common challenge I have come across throughout my career is the human tendency to jump to solutions. We are naturally inclined to solve problems. But sometimes we jump to solutions before we understand the problem we are solving. Problem Design is the structured approach I use to force understanding of a problem […]
The Tortoise and the Hare in Innovation – Go Slow to Go Fast
Aesop’s fable of the Tortoise and the Hare is well known from our childhood. The braggartly Hare spent his time gloating about how fast he was until the Tortoise finally had enough and challenged him to a race. Laughing at the slow Tortoise the Hare happily accepted the challenge. When the race started the Hare sped […]
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Case Studies:

Read about some of our engagements and the outcomes we have been able to support for our clients. We will share case studies regularly to provide insights into how we can help your organization to create growth through strategy and innovation.

Tools and Templates:

We love to share our ideas and some of the tools we use with our clients to help them build their business. Feel free to preview some of our tools and templates from our library and make use of them in your own business. Of course we would love to work with you to help you implement our tools, but if you can use them yourself to create growth and value then we consider that a win-win for all of us!

Favourite Quotes:

We have also shared some of our favourite quotes that we find inspiring. Feel free to browse our library of quotes for some inspiration!


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