'Lucky' Is The Strength To Turn The Page On Life's Tough Chapters

Mary-Jo Dionne | Posted 03.31.2017 | Canada Living
Mary-Jo Dionne

Lucky isn't picking the right six numbers. It's seeing that the sad times let you better love the sweet ones. That sickness lets you better love health. Lucky is milking every word out of the good chapters. And when you're in a bad one, lucky is having enough strength to turn the page.

The Role Of Happenstance In Innovation

Jeff Melanson | Posted 03.10.2017 | Canada
Jeff Melanson

Are you totally in control of your life? How much of your life resulted from serendipitous events, and how much is the result of deliberate action? H...

Luck Has Nothing To Do With My Big Breaks. I Made Them Happen

Deepi Harish | Posted 03.06.2017 | Canada Living
Deepi Harish

Whenever I've gotten a break in life, it's because I put myself out there and seized an opportunity, without weighing the cons first. Taking risks, looking for hidden opportunities and being a doer - these are things that put you in a better position to get lucky.

When It Comes To Success, It Isn't About Luck

Rhonda Scharf | Posted 05.20.2017 | Canada Business
Rhonda Scharf

It all comes down to accountability. It isn't about luck. It is about effort, attitude and willingness. Stop giving yourself excuses why you are where you are, why you don't have what you think you should have, or why you don't have what others have.

The St. Patrick's Day Approach To Real Estate

YPNextHome | Posted 03.17.2017 | Canada Business

St. Patrick's Day is always fun and festive, and if you're on your home search, you may be feeling the luck of the Irish. You might not think that finding the perfect home has so much to do with luck and superstition, but for some, it's on the list.

Great Entrepreneurs Don't Just Rely on "Luck"

Sharon Vinderine | Posted 05.07.2016 | Canada Business
Sharon Vinderine

Luck is a word that very often is used with a negative connotation. "Oh, she's so lucky she had the chance to..." or, "He's so lucky he was at the right place at the right time." Jealousy comes to mind quite often when I hear the word "luck" used. Luck as it relates to business is something I think can be a self-fulfilling prophecy.

The History Behind Three Common Superstitions

Linda Lauren | Posted 12.09.2014 | Canada Living
Linda Lauren

Many of my clients ask me what my belief system is regarding superstitions. I believe they were invented to strike fear into people in order to have the power to control them. Over the years, the list has changed but there are always a few standouts and I'm going to give my impressions on three common superstitions.

How My ADD Made me a Better Business Owner

Sharon Vinderine | Posted 02.02.2013 | Canada Living
Sharon Vinderine

I am a case where ADD just works. Don't get me wrong, I am not here to argue that this is not a serious condition, I am simply here to tell you how I think ADD has possibly helped countless entrepreneurs get to where they are today, including myself.