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How to Determine What Type of Leader You Are?

Posted on October 1st, by Henry Goldbeck in Leadership. Comments Off on How to Determine What Type of Leader You Are?

According to Harvard Business School, the most important and telling question to ask a leader is whom do you serve? Yourself? Your team? Society?

The answer reveals more about leaders than knowing their personality traits. Transactional leaders, the most common type of leader, who exchange benefits with their “subordinates and demands a sense of duty with … Read More »

Accounting Designation Comparison

Posted on July 6th, by Karen Epp in HR Management, Job Search, Recruitment. 1 Comment

CA

CGA

CMA

Chartered
Accountant

Certified General Accountant

Certified Management Accountant

Qualifications required to enter

· An undergraduate degree in a CA
approved institution. There are courses you need to … Read More »

How to Make High-Risk Decisions

Posted on May 5th, by Lougie in HR Management, Job Search. Comments Off on How to Make High-Risk Decisions

Most people think they’ll never have to make high-risk decisions, mistakenly thinking that’s why leaders are paid the big bucks. While it’s true that business and political leaders have high-risk decisions in their job description, that doesn’t mean it’s their sole domain.

Whether it’s work related or about health, education, family business, or more personal matters, … Read More »

Debunking the MBA Promise: The True ROI of MBA’s

Posted on March 22nd, by Henry Goldbeck in HR Management, Job Search. 2 comments

The True ROI of MBA’s

For years a MBA degree had been perceived as a golden ticket to the executive fast track. Students investing $100,000 plus at the lower end Universities for an MBA degree and, top tier universities like Harvard were priced at $308,300 for a BBA and MBA.

Dilbert, Scott Adams

So is it worth it?

Studies … Read More »

March 8th – International Women’s Day

Posted on March 8th, by Lougie in HR Management, Job Search. 1 Comment

International Women’s Day (8 March) is a global day celebrating the economic, political and social achievements of women past, present and future.

2011 marks the 100-year anniversary of International Women’s Day. This year’s theme is “Equal access to education, training and science and technology: Pathway to decent work for women.”

Women in the Canadian Workforce

The … Read More »