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Sunday, April 30, 2017

How Ready Are You for Entrepreneurship?

BY KEISHA JOHNSON With the tenuous nature of today’s job market and the ease of starting a business in Canada, the number of persons entering...

Shades Hosiery Club – Nude Pantyhose for Women of Colour!

BY ALYSSA MAHADEO  For ages, women of colour have struggled when it comes to finding a ‘nude’ shade to match their skin-tone, whether it be...

Dignity – The Great Equalizer

BY KEISHA JOHNSON  This week’s topic is a bit of a departure from the traditional rhetoric of professional development. But it remains within the underpinning...

What it Takes to Live for What You Will Die For – Part 2

BY KEISHA JOHNSON  Congratulations to Grant and Trish Browning, owners of Carib101 Media Corp, for putting their skin in the game to create a platform...

What it Takes to Live for What You Will Die For

BY KEISHA JOHNSON  This space is a place to encourage you in the things that will give you an edge in life to walk the...

Desert Principles

BY ASHTON COLLEGE Trading with dictators and autocratic regimes is slippery business. But in a world dependant on oil for everything from fuel for vehicles...

A Secret Key to Success

BY KEISHA JOHNSON Recently I was a part of a forum with several thought leaders in Toronto to discuss an upcoming business expo at which...

Taking a Step Up: Re-certification for Working Professionals

BY ASHTON COLLEGE The immigrant experience of countless newcomers to Canada is full of unique tales of overcoming hardship, fighting against discrimination and struggling to...

Four Ways to Prepare for the Dreaded Salary Expectation Question in an Interview

BY KEISHA JOHNSON “I bargained with Life for a penny,                              ...

Five Tips for Successfully Integrating Into the Canadian Job Market

BY KEISHA JOHNSON  In February I had the opportunity to attend the 13th annual Internationally Educated Professionals, (IEP) conference in Toronto. The one-day forum is...

Professional Development

4 Keys to Unlock Your Big Dreams

BY: KEISHA JOHNSON 1. Own your big dream – The very first step to fulfilling your big dream is accepting personal responsibility for your dream....

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...