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Sunday, July 23, 2017

The Fight to Reign in 407 ETR Continues

BY TAMMY FLORES An open letter to: Minister of Transportation, Steven DelDuca. In response to my repeated plea for you to intervene in the 407...

Double Standards for 407 ETR

BY TAMMY FLORES  There are so many complaints the public has with respects to Highway 407 and how it has operated over the past fifteen...

How to Sell the Public on HOT Lanes

BY TAMMY FLORES The private sector has been lobbying our leaders to be their champions for HOT Lanes. The private sector wants politicians and bureaucrats...

CPPIB 40% Owner of 407ETR Slammed for Hiding Expenses‏

By Tammy Flores September 10th, 2014 Edition Back in 2010, I noticed some questionable reports prior to Ferrovial selling 10% of its share in 407 ETR...

407ETR MATTERS: 407ETR’s Parent Company Acknowledges Things Could Have Been Handled Better

By Tammy Flores September 11th, 2013 Edition In July of this year, I wrote about an international protest for a member from UNITE, electrician and Shop...

407 ETR Sends Out a “Discretionary Interest Adjustment”

BY TAMMY FLORES I got home from work last week to open an invoice from 407 ETR for one of the three accounts the company...

Big business like 407ETR can buy their way to the top of the internet

By Tammy Flores August 27th Edition How influenced are you by sites like Yelp when purchasing a product or using a service? That was a question...

407ETR MATTERS: Ontario Trucking Association Says 407ETR is Pricing Itself Out of the Commercial...

By Tammy Flores December 18th, 2013 Edition 407ETR has paid the Conference Board of Canada to do a study on how much time people save, on...

How is Comparing the Sale to 407 ETR an Argument in Selling Hydro One?

BY TAMMY FLORES Ontario’s new Financial Accountability Officer says privatizing Hydro One will be a bad deal for the Province. The Province says they are...

Supreme Court of Canada Rules 407 ETR Cannot Deny Your Plate After Bankruptcy

BY TAMMY FLORES Today is a great day for consumers! In a landmark ruling, the Supreme Court of Canada has dismissed 407 ETR’s appeal to...

Professional Development

The Power of Words

BY: KEISHA JOHNSON Sometimes we dismiss or discredit the power of words as hocus pocus. But the recent celebration of Father’s Day underscored to me...

How to Manage Use of Our Time Effectively and Prioritize the Important Over the...

BY: KEISHA JOHNSON It seems nearly impossible these days to manage the use of our time effectively so that the things that matter most get...

How to Clarify What Is My Purpose

BY: KEISHA JOHNSON Clarifying ‘what is my purpose’ is one of the biggest contentions people grapple with. If you’ve ever thought about this, you can probably...