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3 tips for success

Mar 3, 2017 / 12:00 pm

Top Three Tips For Sales People That We Can Learn From The Internet Marketing World Many years ago, I was accepted as a Fellow of the Institute of Sales...

Tuktoyaktuk or bust

Feb 24, 2017 / 11:00 am

Is Arctic ice salty? I’m about to find out—I hope? Next week, I leave on a big adventure to the distant town of Tuktoyaktuk, which along the way I...

Take control of technology

Feb 17, 2017 / 11:00 am

I was wondering what to write for this week’s column and stumbled upon inspiration in the form of a Facebook post from a family member in Ontario. It...

The courage to start again

Feb 3, 2017 / 11:00 am

As we age, we amass an arsenal of mental weapons to defend ourselves against a threat, yet, increasingly we become the threat. When I started in my business...

Getting going again

Jan 27, 2017 / 11:00 am

In a few weeks, I head up North for a grand and exciting adventure to drive the ice roads to “Tuk” before they're decommissioned. Then, I have...

What's your business worth?

Jan 20, 2017 / 11:00 am

One of the most common mistakes I see with entrepreneurs is the process (or lack of) they use in valuing their business when it comes to raising capital. In our...

All-wheel misconception

Jan 13, 2017 / 11:00 am

I'm sure many of you are familiar with the benefits of all-wheel-drive vehicles. In the winter, we take pride in the fact that we either have all-wheel...

Focus is a problem

Jan 6, 2017 / 11:00 am

I remember going to the pharmacy years ago and suggesting that my aging father needed reading specs and tooth whitener. I am sure the lady saw right through me....

Starting a business mid-life

Dec 30, 2016 / 11:00 am

There are a number of reasons to look at starting a business once you are heading to or past the magic age of 50. Getting to a half century doesn’t mean...

Make a plan for 2017

Dec 22, 2016 / 11:00 am

Many people ask me and my business partner why we appear to be having so much fun in business. It is a startlingly common question usually followed by, “I...

Life begins at 50

Dec 16, 2016 / 11:00 am

Life begins at 50 - If you want it to One of my heroes is an adventurer by the name of Sir Ranulph Fiennes. Ranulph is from an aristocratic family in the U.K....

5 pet peeves of travellers

Dec 9, 2016 / 11:00 am

I have probably spent most of the last few months of my life on an airplane. My body has finally given in and decided it doesn't know what part of the world...

Hostages to the economy

Dec 2, 2016 / 11:00 am

No society or segment of society should be held hostage to an economy. To a limited extent, the residents of Wood Buffalo/Fort McMurray might have felt a little...

Is this the post-truth era?

Nov 25, 2016 / 11:00 am

Is “post truth” truly a social media phenomena? So let's get some facts straight. The Oxford English Dictionary selected “Post...

Dakar and bust

Nov 18, 2016 / 11:00 am

I looked at Drew almost in despair. I had flown all the way from the U.K. to meet with a rally team owner who had just offered me an unbelievable gift, a...

Poll-vaulting dreams

Nov 11, 2016 / 11:00 am

It appears as though the Olympics needs a new sport — poll vaulting is gaining popularity not just here in North America, but in Europe too. Not too long...

Mightier than the sword

Nov 4, 2016 / 11:00 am

Recently, I went to Bermuda on business. Since I had never been there before, I needed to know as much as possible about the island to find out how to conduct...

An unlikely hero

Oct 28, 2016 / 11:00 am

By Jackie Jennings-Bates I am ghost writing for my husband as he is otherwise occupied in Bermuda. It would be very hard to concentrate on writing an article...

Dubai to Tuktoyaktuk

Oct 21, 2016 / 11:00 am

The winter is shaping up to be very interesting for me. A few weeks ago, I received a call from a colleague asking if I could assist with a driving contract for...

What are the odds of that?

Oct 14, 2016 / 11:00 am

We all know the odds of winning a major lottery sit around 100,000,000-1 On the other end of the doom-and-gloom spectrum, the odds of being killed in a plane...

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