Overcome Hurdles In Life By Strengthening Your Emotional Armor

Not all of us are armored with inborn qualities to face the trials and tribulations of life. We can all give in to our emotions and suffer at the hands of misery. We are not perfect; in fact, our imperfections make us who we are. However, we can constantly upgrade our coping mechanisms to situations […]

5 Types of Employees and How Entrepreneurs Should Handle Them To Improve Staff Retention

Employees can differ immensely even if they have the same job role and production level. As an entrepreneur it is important to understand that different types of motivation work for certain individuals while they do not for others. Being able to manage different personalities will take knowledge of how to handle each staff member. Employee […]

Do Entrepreneurs Still Need a Resume?

Although you have your own business or just launched a product online, you still need a resume as an entrepreneur. Why? A well-organized and thoughtful resume will work as the basis for your executive biography, and you’ll need that for your website, speaking engagements, LinkedIn meetups, and a number of other possible encounters. However, entrepreneur […]

Dwayne Rettinger, Executive Financial Consultant, On Leadership in Financial Services Industry

Dwayne Rettinger is a Certified Financial Planner (CFP) and an Executive Financial Consultant with IG Private Wealth Management. Based in Oakville, Ontario, Rettinger has more than two decades of experience in the financial services industry.  He has been with IG Private Wealth Management since 2007 and leads Rettinger & Associates Private Wealth Management. As a […]

Why These Business Principles Matter for Glen McKay, Co-Founder and Chair of Newfoundland Hard-Rok Inc.

Business leader and entrepreneur Glen McKay believes hard work and success go hand-in-hand. As the founder of Newfoundland Hard-Rok Inc., a Canadian explosives manufacturer providing drilling and blasting services to the mining, quarry and heavy construction industries, McKay brings four decades of experience and expertise to the company. After beginning his career as a deckhand […]