Catherine’s Blog

June 17, 2019

Words Of Inspiration To Elevate Your Life

On the recommendation of a new friend, I started reading a book called “The 5 am Club: Own Your Morning, Elevate Your Life” by Robin Sharma. Sharma is a Canadian and former litigation lawyer. Now he’s one of the world’s premier speakers on leadership and personal mastery. At the start […]
June 10, 2019

Those Who Adapt To The New Economy Will Succeed

I’ve noticed a common narrative lately. Between my recent trip to Toronto and the various Prospective Client Interviews I’ve done lately, here’s what I’m hearing… Well-respected, seasoned professionals tell me they built their reputations by doing good work. Doing good work perpetuated more business for them. Sometimes slowly, but surely, […]
May 9, 2019

My 5 Favourite Books So Far In 2019

I love to read and rarely watch TV. Believe it or not, my reality used to be the reverse! As a kid, I was slow learning how to read. I wanted to read and would try to read, but I had difficulty taking in words on a page. My dear […]
May 1, 2019

When You DON’T Tell Your Story

The idea of sharing your story – the narrative around why and how you came to do what you do – can make some people uncomfortable. You might think that your story is cliché; that it’s not very interesting; that it’s too personal to share in your marketing. Whatever it […]
April 29, 2019

Robert Ringer’s Winning Through Intimidation — NOT What You Think

On the recommendation of my soon-to-be father in law, I recently read Robert Ringer’s book, Winning through Intimidation: How to Be the Victor, Not the Victim, in Business and Life. This classic New York Times #1 Bestseller has captivated millions of readers worldwide. I can see why. What a great […]