Trudy’s POV

Are your Habits Serving you Well?

February 28, 2014

We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit. – Aristotle I have been giving lots of thought to organizational habits. Organizational habits are simply a collective of individual habits. Organizational habits are way of behaving that we have learned, repeated, automated and give little critical consideration to. Changing […]

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Doodling to Better Recall

February 1, 2014

I noticed something recently upon a visit into an art room class – the “notes” for the class were written up in a very visual graphic presentation, a series of doodles and words if you will, full of colour. It was compelling and I found my attention continuously being drawn to it, away beyond the […]

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Too Much got the Gimmies

January 17, 2014

I observed something over the holidays. Some a little too up close and personal. This past holiday it seems that there were too many organizations suffering from the gimmies, otherwise known as greed, or making hay. Or at least that is certainly how it appears. What do I mean? I ordered my personal Christmas cards […]

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Happy Holidays from PROVOKE

December 20, 2013

We hope that 2013 has been a very good year for you and that you are looking forward to 2014 with great possibility. We hope that you are taking time off to reflect, connect and refresh, just as we are. We will be back to our blogging in the New Year, but for now we […]

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What is the Right Thing?

December 13, 2013

I have had the privilege this year to work on a project that establishes effective communication principles around a very important and emotionally charged social topic – the wage gap in Canada. The journey I have been on this year with this topic has been profound.  It has challenged me on so many levels, and […]

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