Blog

On Resilience

It was my pleasure to be asked by Dane to share a short video on what resilience has meant to me in my career and its importance in what we look for in the people we hire. (Dane Jensen is the CEO of Third Factor, formerly Performance Coaching. He is an expert on...

Road Hockey to Conquer Cancer 2020

It was announced in May that the 2020 Scotiabank Road Hockey to Conquer Cancer has been postponed until September 2021. The vision is still clear - we will not stop in our quest to help eradicate cancer in our lifetime so in a few days, our friends at Road Hockey to...

The Heroes Gala, in support of Right to Play.

Together with the Right to Play organizing committee and the Right To Play Canadian Advisory Board, we raised a total of $2.6 million last night to protect, educate and empower some of the world’s most vulnerable children. The dollars raised will create a huge impact...

Tech4Good 2019

On Saturday, April 27, 14 of us from National Bank led the way in money raised at the Tech4Good Tournament for a record breaking $430,000 raised to promote awareness and funds for Connected North. Connected North fosters student engagement and enhanced...

Pay It Forward in the New Year

While most of us in the business world have set goals related to increased productivity and profitability in 2019, I’d like to make an additional suggestion. Let this be the year you give back to your community and increase your charitable involvement. As...

Tech4Good Hockey Tournament

I am proud to support the inaugural Tech4Good Hockey Tournament in support of Connected North - a breakthrough program leveraging interactive, high definition video to deliver education and youth mental health and wellness services to students in Indigenous...

The Power in Positivity

If this video doesn't move you - then nothing will. It makes one realize that positivity, encouragement is so powerful that it can actually alter the course of someone's life. I see so much value in this - as a parent, and as a leader. As a parent, you have the...

Champions for the second year in a row!

So incredibly proud of this team. For the second year in a row, we took the Gold Medal spot at this year's Guts + Glory challenge hosted by the Covenant House (Toronto). Covenant House helps homeless youth move from a life on the streets to a...