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Saturday, May 27, 2017

How Tragedy Propels Triumph

BY: KEISHA JOHNSON Natalie Hope-Selkin was comfortable in her career as an in-house counsel with one of Canada's largest insurance firms until she found herself...

First Quarter Check In

BY: KEISHA JOHNSON We’ve come to the end of the first quarter of the year, a traditional checkpoint for your goals. How are you progressing...

Your Dream Knows No Age

BY: KEISHA JOHNSON Londyn Green, a ten-year old chef from Atlanta, GA, got the opportunity to live her dream when she was selected from thousands...

Bloom Where You Are Planted

BY: KEISHA JOHNSON It's funny how nature speaks to us and gives us clues to thrive as human beings. I like nature walks to clear...

Five Keys to Handling Life’s Curveballs

BY: KEISHA JOHNSON When life throws you a curveball, what do you do? How do you respond or react when your plans are threatened by...

The Genius of a #1 Car Salesman

BY: KEISHA JOHNSON Frank Junior DaCosta arrived in Toronto from Jamaica newly wedded and eager to prove himself a good husband and an honourable man....

Ignite the Power of One!

BY KEISHA JOHNSON Wow! You've made it to the end of 2016! That you are still here, breathing, conscious is worth celebrating! If your mind...

The Secret of Glory

BY KEISHA JOHNSON Growing up in the Caribbean, we’d often hear people say, “what nuh dead, nuh dash wey”. Translated, this means: whatever is not...

Inoculation Against Living in The Past

BY KEISHA JOHNSON Have you ever been in a conversation with someone who on every occasion pivots to the ‘good old days’?  Irrespective of the...

Five Tips to Preserve Your Mental Well-Being

BY KEISHA JOHNSON Did you know that in any given week 500,000 employed Canadians are unable work because of mental health issues? That’s striking. And...

Professional Development

Not Just Another Change Leadership Event

BY: CHELSEA OWUSU Toronto will be hosting a leadership event that will offer knowledge and tips on improving a business or organization in today's changing...

A Key Strategy to Make Volunteering Meaningful

BY: KEISHA JOHNSON Volunteering in Canada is a way of life that is as ubiquitous as the maple leaf insignia. Not only are engagement opportunities...

Who’s Speaking Into Your Ear?

BY: KEISHA JOHNSON There was a point in my journey not long ago when the future seemed a bit cloudy and my confidence weighed precariously...