Keynotes

 

Why fake news exists: Because you like it

Thousands of TV channels, unlimited web choices with news and opinions - fact and fake - that flood our screens. That's one  reason fake news exists. 

Here's another: Because you like it... 

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How to be 'Apple' (and not 'Sears')

Imagine Apple without Steve Jobs, World War Two without Americans or Winston Churchill, and life without soap.

Take away the individual, an interest or a great idea and we have a very different world, and a problem...

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Why the West matters: Free thoughts, people and markets

Imagine if women didn’t have the vote. Ponder if slavery was still legal.

An ancient era? Not exactly, even recently. And take away Western ideas and that would be our world today...

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This won't hurt (much): Why reality is your ally, not your enemy

Negative feedback. Angry customers. An unhappy spouse.

It's tempting to ignore reality when it appears negative. Big mistake. Reality is a yield sign to redirect us - our ally and not our enemy. It is also our guidepost to success... 

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Why white snow and black dirt matter: Canada's middle class

Imagine if Hawaii banned beaches, taxed surfboards into extinction and made airlines fly to Fiji?

Crazy, right? But that's how some approach Canada and her natural advantages... 

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How governments work and politicians think - and how you can change both

Politicians who seem out of touch; governments that hobble entrepreneurs. 

If you have these frustrations you're not alone. But here's the "why" and what you can do about it...   

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