The Tao of 007

Adele Ryan McDowell | Posted 08.21.2015 | Canada Living
Adele Ryan McDowell

I admire Bond's fearlessness; he believes totally in himself. He stays cool, calm and collected while the bomb ticks mercilessly into single-digit seconds. He doesn't break a sweat, much less his concentration. Bond is adaptable and flexible in situations.

It Pays to Pay Attention to Details

Rhonda Scharf | Posted 06.26.2015 | Canada Business
Rhonda Scharf

Do you know how many emails you get each day that you shouldn't be receiving? When I teach my time management programs, I ask this and very rarely does anyone know the answer. For those of you allergic to details you are probably wondering why these details matter. They matter because they add up to a more efficient use of your time.

What I Learned This Week: A Checklist to Guarantee Passion in Your Projects

Andy Nulman | Posted 12.19.2014 | Canada
Andy Nulman

As mentioned in a post a couple months back, I carry a journal with me just about all the time, which I fill with copious thoughts, notes, ideas and...

What I Learned This Week: It's The Frills That Bring The Thrills

Andy Nulman | Posted 12.13.2014 | Canada
Andy Nulman

During the Jewish Holidays last week, the two words I heard most often (other than "Shana Tovah," which means "Happy New Year") were "Nice suit!" I...

What I Learned This Week: Where the Opportunity Lies

Andy Nulman | Posted 11.22.2014 | Canada Business
Andy Nulman

True opportunity lies where there is no opportunity. It's the macro version of the stock market adage "Buy low, sell high," or golden age baseball star Willie Keeler's advice for success: "Hit 'em where they ain't."

Rejection Phobia: Explained

Roger Covin, Ph.D | Posted 08.21.2012 | Canada Living
Roger Covin, Ph.D

I recently wrote about rejection phobia and the impact it can have on people's lives. One of the more tragic aspects of rejection phobia is how self-sustaining the problem can be. In fact, people who are rejection phobic ultimately fabricate their own reality that perpetuates their phobia and can leave them socially isolated.

5 Signs You Are Being Rejected

Nicole Forrester | Posted 12.13.2011 | Canada Living
Nicole Forrester

Many people have the tendency of falling for someone who isn't right for them or interested in them. You may call it human nature, but I call it denial. The truth of the matter is that oftentimes people are blowing you off.

6 Things Women Look for in a Man

Nicole Forrester | Posted 12.02.2011 | Canada Living
Nicole Forrester

Honesty is the glue that holds a relationship together. Even when it might not be the most pleasant news to tell a woman, it is better for a man to be open and honest than to tell a lie