Businesses Need To Focus On People, Not Culture

Ryan Spong | Posted 05.05.2016 | Canada Business
Ryan Spong

Like society, a company's success depends on a culture that is created and cared for by its people. We know this and yet sometimes this fact gets lost. At the companies I'm involved in, we feed people, but we're actually about building culture. There is no better way to bring people together than breaking bread. Culture is not a something, or a someplace, it's not even a someone -- it's the shared space between.

SavvyMom Roundup: Cougars (the Cat Kind) In Ontario

Minnow Hamilton | Posted 09.16.2012 | Canada Living
Minnow Hamilton

Many people think that when summer rolls around, everything slows down, but not for me! Cougars in Muskoka, cottage gifts and summer memories. Even when I'm away on vacay, like I am this week, there is still so much that catches my attention. (Not to mention a few celebrity sightings!)

Athletes Can't Stay on the Sidelines During World Events -- Even if They Want to

Andrew Cooper | Posted 10.03.2011 | Canada
Andrew Cooper

Many athletes get caught up in social and political situations in which they have little or no control. For instance, do the athletes from Norway continue in the course of their sporting events, doing what they have been training for and carry on?