Friday’s Five Things

Five things I learned this week…. Your level of productivity is never where you want it to be Another week has flown by and it feels like 100 things were accomplished yet I barely scratched the surface. The satisfaction of seeing great strides in completing things were balanced against my slightly pessimistic thinking that I […]

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Girls Raising event Toronto Oct 28 @ Pivotal Labs

Calling all female entrepreneurs, investors (m/f) and those supporting innovation & business growth. There is a great event scheduled for October 28 in Toronto. I encourage you to click here to read more but here is a snippet: http://girlsraisingto7.splashthat.com/ Girls Raising Presentations are a unique series of events that help women founders get publicity, network with like-minded […]

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Girls Raising event Toronto Aug 19 @ Shopify

Calling all female entrepreneurs, investors (m/f) and those supporting Canadian business growth. There is a great event scheduled for August 19 in Toronto. I encourage you to click here to read more but here is a snippet: http://girlsraisingto6.splashthat.com/ Girls Raising Presentations are a unique series of events that help women founders get publicity, network with like-minded entrepreneurs, […]

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State of the Union: Online/EComm Retail News

After meeting with a national client yesterday who is focused on their underutilized channel of online sales, I thought I would share some thoughts on the state of online sales. I’m sharing research and tidbits worth integrating into your online strategy. I’ve cut & pasted key pieces of research and content in an effort to […]

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Successful Brands-there are no rules

  There are a million articles out there about How to be a Successful Brand and the rules that made them so. People dissect (usually from afar), and determine the Top 3 or maybe 10 reasons great companies were successful. But I believe there is no real formula. It’s seeing the opportunities that are often […]

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Relate Marketing Communications relaunches as Relate Consulting Co

I’m excited to announce the launch of Relate Consulting Co as a fresh new way to look at management consulting. Although we have been operating as Relate Marketing Communications since 2002 we needed a new way to capitalize on our thought leadership, business expertise and breadth of team. Our team are all experts at understanding […]

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Growth & Entrepreneurship

One of the most obvious rules of business is that even the best ideas can fail if you don’t have an implementation plan. Of course that only works if you have a clear understanding of what’s required. You may recognize that there is a need for funds in order to create or expand your idea […]

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Ask yourself   is what you’re doing today is getting you closer to where you want to be tomorrow?” 

After all, as Leonardo da Vinci stated  “It had long since come to my attention that people of accomplishment rarely sat back and let things happen to them. They went out and happened to things.”

Connecting the Dots

December was a month of rethinking and new vision. It was about “connecting the dots” between all the skillsets and skilled partners I have met in the last 5 years and repackaging it so that it’s easier for others to understand what makes me, and our team distinctive. Just as we coach clients and provide […]

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