Monthly Archives: April 2015

Getting to Yes: Negotiating Agreement without Giving In (Fisher & Ury)

Getting to Yes has been the focus of education at the office for the past couple of months.  It provides tips and guidance to negotiate successfully while building relationships and determining solutions that facilitate acceptance on both sides.  Although the … Continue reading

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Better than Before: Mastering the Habits of Everyday Life (Gretchen Rubin)

“Habits are the invisible architecture of daily life.  We repeat about 40 percent of our behaviour almost daily, so our habits shape our existence, and our future.  If we change our habits, we change our lives.” Gretchen Rubin has become … Continue reading

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An Evening with Margaret Trudeau

Tonight I enjoyed attending an event, featuring Margaret Trudeau, with my friend Kim.  I had seen Trudeau speak at a work event 8 or 9 years ago and had appreciated her open conversation about her bipolar disease.  Wordsworth Books (Waterloo) … Continue reading

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