What The Ottawa Senators Can Teach Us About Success

At the time of posting this article, the series between the Ottawa Senators and Pittsburgh Penguins is knotted at one game apiece. Regardless of whether the Senators defeat the Penguins and go on to eventually hoist the Cup, one thing is sure; in exceeding everyone’s expectations this season will be considered a success. So how

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What Is The Worst Advice You Ever Received?

Funny thing about advice, there is no one size fits all answers to some of life’s most pressing questions. In fact, the guidance you receive can sometimes fall into the trap of conventional wisdom. For example, “this is the way we have always done it immediately comes to mind. Or the “everyone else is doing

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A Rose By Any Other Name Ain’t Necessarily A Rose

By now you may have already heard of the big scandal with RBC regarding the sale of retirement investment portfolios. Poorly trained used car-type sales professionals peddling an inferior brand of in-house RBC owned mutual funds cost investors significant sums of money due to high fees and under-performing assets. This practice has gotten so bad,

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Why did I write a book . . . Reason 1

For me, Beyond The Tipping Point is a personalization of my experiences progressing through a career that has spanned more than 3 decades. My specific career of course doesn’t matter, because I believe that in many important ways or points of connection, what you do is not nearly as important as why you do it.

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