Wellness at Work

Featured Whistler Question newspaper column, August 22, 2017: Wellness at Work Poor air quality from the recent fires pushed many of us indoors on the west coast and served as a reminder how blessed we are to have a natural playground in our backyards. Whistler is a mecca for outdoor activity and breaking away from […]

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Social Media and Online Defamation

Whistler Question newspaper column, August 8, 2017: Social Media and Online Defamation Have you noticed that communication on social media can be nasty and disrespectful? For whatever reason, people post comments to each other in condescending tones that belittle the opinions of others. And although it may be worse when those interacting don’t know each […]

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How To Write A Mission Statement That Matters

  Featured Whistler Question newspaper column, July 25, 2017: How To Write A Mission Statement That Matters   You’ve heard of Mark Zuckerberg, right? You know – the guy who co-founded Facebook, transformed media and is currently ranked by Forbes as the fifth richest person in the world with a net worth of approximately US $63.3 […]

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How to Stay Focused at Work During the Summer Heat

Featured Whistler Question newspaper column, July 11, 2017: How to Stay Focused at Work During the Summer Heat Have you had trouble focusing on work lately? With British Columbia experiencing sunshine and hot temperatures, the struggle to focus is rooted with very real science. Research shows that shifts in core body temperature can have significant effects […]

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Choosing the Right Pricing Model for Your Business

Featured Whistler Question newspaper column, June 27, 2017: Choosing the Right Pricing Model for Your Business This Biz Strategies column from a couple weeks ago touted the importance of pricing products and services at rates attractive to your ideal clients while still making you a profit (read it here). Sounds easy, doesn’t it?   Two […]

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How to Price Your Product or Service

Featured Whistler Question newspaper column, June 13, 2017: How to Price Your Product or Service The price you charge for your product or service is one of the most important business decisions you make. Price is What You Pay – Value is What You Get Setting a price that is too high or too low […]

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Build a Financial Foundation for Your Business

  Featured Whistler Question newspaper column, May 30, 2017: Build a Financial Foundation for Your Business Proper financial management is a top concern for business owners – especially for small businesses whereby there is less room for error. Here are three money management strategies to take your company from striving to thriving. Amp Up Your […]

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Build Your Financial Plan

  Featured Whistler Question newspaper column, May 16, 2017: BUILD YOUR FINANCIAL PLAN Are you happy with your income? Do you believe getting a raise would make your future brighter? You’ve probably heard the old adage, “money can’t buy happiness” but many sure would like to find out. A recent analysis conducted by Advisor Perspectives […]

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Your Business Book Reading List

Your Business Book Reading List What does your reading list look like? Any business books in that lineup? Studying some of the best business books is an optimal way to amp up your acumen. But with so many books on the market, how do you know what to read? Well, look no further.  Every year, […]

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6 Surefire Ways to Celebrate Success

Featured Whistler Question Newspaper Column, May 2, 2017: 6 Surefire Ways to Celebrate Success  Lighthouse Mentor Network just wrapped up its sixth season and to celebrate, we have a party. Whilst planning this gathering every year, it always occurs to me how strange it would feel to skip the ritual of celebrating everyone’s amazing achievements. […]

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