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A Ha! Moments: A New Orleans Keynote Video Recap

  This week I want to share a video recap of a recent keynote I was thrilled to give down in New Orleans. Not only was this a great group and audience, I was lucky enough to join them afterwards on an evening river boat cruise...

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Bring Back the Magic To Your Work and Life

Jampacked schedules, information overload and feeling burned out can leave you just trying to get through the day. It’s easy to lose sight of meaning - why you do what you do - what allows you to feel engaged and motivated. Being engaged has a positive...

Currency Exchange Magic
Currency Exchange Magic

This week I want to share something fun. Here's a short piece of magic, containing one of many people's favourite topics - money! Have a watch and send me a message or tweet me telling me how you think I did it. https://youtu.be/3res1NGBH1U Shift Perspectives In Your Organization During my...

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What’s Your Biggest Challenge At Work?

Let's face it - work can be tough. You have a lot to accomplish and sometimes the sailing isn't so smooth. In my keynotes and workshops, I offer tricks and tips to help make those challenges less challenging. I always start my presentations by asking participants to...

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An Evening Speaking at Tuni Talks

Back in December I was thrilled to be invited to speak at Tuni Talks. If you're not familiar with Tuni Talks, they are an organization that works towards building a community of professionals. They host events with all sorts of guests and speakers, covering a range...

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5 Brainteasers That Force You To Shift Your Perspective

In 2000 the average attention span was 12 seconds, now it is 8, shorter than a goldfish. People spend an average of 7.4 hours a day in front of a screen. Work, social media, games, tvs and smartphones now dominate people’s daily lives. And when...

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Photo Challenge Update: Gratitude #my2016theme

As you may have noticed, I’ve been writing more and generally more active on social media lately. I’ve been creating weekly articles and blog posts full of insights and tips designed to help you think differently about work, communication and innovation. This will continue throughout...

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This Bike Only Works if You Can Think Backwards

What is thinking backwards? Can you actually think backwards? Interesting concept, right?! I recently came across an experiment and video that challenges us to do just that. When you think of some of the inherent abilities that we all have as adults, like being able to...