[Feb 10, 2018] Wintery Reflective Thoughts on my Week

*Sharing a social media post from this weekend. [Feb 10, 2018] Wintery Reflective Thoughts on my Week:   1) Shout out to my coach for his lovely morning Whatsapp message this week. I gave him an elevator pep talk before a meeting and not only did he thank me the next day, but he also …

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Good Morning, 2018

Week 1: Today is supposedly the coldest day this winter in Toronto. A whopping -37'C with windchill. A temperature, which to my knowledge, is unknown to this city. At least not in recent years. So 2018 kicks off with a chill this year. Tells you a bit about our climate.  But let's talk about something …

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10 Consulting Tips For Ramping Up In A New Role

I have been training someone this past week and while putting together some information for this individual, I sent along some tips to help them transition. Below are some of the tips I shared -- thought I would post them for others too. These tips are mainly for someone joining the Program Management Office in a …

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Losing Yourself In A World Full of Constant Communication

In the last 2 weeks, I heard three different people say to me: "You remembered that? Wow, most people don't remember such small details about my life. I'm impressed!" My immediate reaction was to say: "Oh, why not?" It seemed almost absurd to me that someone would forget such interesting details about another person's life. …

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[tywlife] A Traveller’s Momentary Reflection – Travelling Consultants

Blog re-posted: This piece was written earlier this month and due to popularity, I am sharing it on my personal blog (here! as well. Just a tad bit of sharing this evening... as I am probably procrastinating on my inbox that has been backlogged due to training + client work this week. But storytelling first! …

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[Opinion] The Daily Mentality We Choose To Have

The theme of my life this year (or I suppose, so far) has been: Happiness, gratitude, and relationships. I have been documenting my life -- through (1) photos on a weekly/monthly basis, focussing on the people around me and one-to-one relationships I have with each person on weekly basis via my (2) calendar events, and …

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Embarking on One’s Career: The Job Hunt, Applications Process, and Interview

While it's still fresh in my mind, I thought I'd write up a quick post on my applications process and include some tips I found useful. If you're job hunting, stay hopeful and don't just settle. I'm sure you that deep down, you know what you want. Stay confident and do not give up! *Note: …

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