Can You Be A Gold Medal Champion?

The start of my journey to competing at the World Championships was not all that long ago, although it seems like a lifetime.  My very first kettlebell competition was in Toronto at the Agatsu meet in April of 2015, I remember it vividly because I had lofty goals and ended up gassing out in 6 minutes (of the 10 minute set) by throwing my 12kg bell at the judge after it slipped out of my hand!!  Thank goodness I wasn’t disqualified….

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NewsLisa Pitel-Killah
Is your Workplace Ready for Innovation?

In the not too distant past (within my Gen X memory anyway!), information was your key source of power. If you had access to or expert knowledge of a subject you could ensure a competitive advantage.

Well, it’s certainly no longer breaking news that today, it’s how you creatively engage or what you do with information, that helps you even just stay afloat in the chaos of today’s economic and technological equivalent of a high-speed rocket launch headed to Mars. Any 8-year-old can pretty well access the same information your organization can, so how do you stay relevant, and hopefully ahead of the game?

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NewsBarbara Odenwald
Why Tribe?

I am set in my ways to a certain extent but there still is plenty of room for growth.   
I know what I’m good at and what I’m not good at.  As I enter the second chapter in my life (into my 40s), I realize that over the years I’ve become very content to drop some of the things that I’m not good at.

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NewsMichael Cho-Chu
When Holding On to Anger Hurts - Taking a Personal Inventory

For many of us, holidays or family gatherings only bring up past hurts and resentments; we may be around people or situations that we’ve tried to avoid, and we now find ourselves faced with unwelcome reminders of the past that cause yet more unwelcome feelings.
What needs to happen for you to let go and heal yourself? The relationship? A small shift in perspective, and taking personal inventory

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NewsRaelene Bergen Harder
Be Your Own Leader First

So what do top executives from dozens of global companies focus on over five intense days as part of Harvard Business School’s executive course? Not improving management skills.  Not assessing leadership styles. No - they focus on leading themselves.

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NewsBarbara Odenwald