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Communication

Uncategorized Nov 23, 2017

Skills Canada recently hosted a one day workshop for high school students and I participated as a mentor. I was asked by one of the students what I thought was the most important skill that a...

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Going Forward

Uncategorized Nov 15, 2017

We were not all fortunate enough to grow up in families where our needs were always met – many of us grew up in environments that were not nurturing. Childhood trauma, poverty, bad parenting,...

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Taxes – Extra Expenses at the Holidays for Meals and Entertainment

Uncategorized Nov 07, 2017

I get asked this every year…

“Can I claim the cost of my office party?”

Generally speaking there is a limit of 50% that you’re allowed to claim for meals and expenses. But...

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Perfectionism

Uncategorized Oct 25, 2017

Some people believe that in order to be a great leader, it is necessary to be perfect. The reality is that great leaders aren’t perfect, they have probably fallen a time or two. In all...

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Entrepreneurship is an option for EVERYONE – only people with a fixed mindset would believe otherwise

Uncategorized Oct 16, 2017

I have had two identities in life that speak to my soul – mother and soldier. They’re two core identities that I hold dear. I’ll always be a mother but my career as a soldier was...

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First Female Cement Finisher in Long Harbour

Uncategorized Oct 11, 2017

Brenda Lynch is a remarkable woman. She also happens to be my sister. She has been a cement finisher in Nova Scotia for 27 years. She co-owns a company with her husband where they have been working...

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Jump in – learn as your go!!!

Uncategorized Oct 02, 2017

We both started laughing at the same time. Did you really just say that?

“I couldn’t do that – I don’t know how to do that.”

Ya, she said it and then we started...

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Why mirrors are important if you want a successful business.

Uncategorized Sep 25, 2017

Are you serious about creating a successful and profitable business? If you really are, then you need to be able to take a long hard look in the mirror over and over again. Once you buy into the...

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A Woman’s Success and Strong Supervision

Uncategorized Sep 22, 2017

When I think back on my own career in trades, I am reminded of my favourite boss that I had when I was only 20. I had been in the trades about 3 years at the time that I started to work for him. He...

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