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Ethics and Leadership: When Social Mores Change

Posted: January 16, 2018 By : Knowledge Bureau Staff
Posted in: Strategic Thinking, Current Issue , knowledge bureau, Evelyn Jacks, Small Business, financial advisors, tax advisors, entrepreneur, business development, leadership, thought leaders, career development, online education, ethics, ethical leadership, leadership programs, education for entrepreneurs, Executive Business Builder

Watching the antics of various leaders in the news these days, it’s clear the challenges of leadership are always on display.  Leadership, ultimately is about followers, and ethical leadership is enduring. Exactly how do great leaders develop their leadership styles, and do the right things in periods of great change and much distraction?

A Leader’s Role in Change Management

Posted: December 05, 2017 By: Evelyn Jacks
Posted in: Strategic Thinking , knowledge bureau, Evelyn Jacks, financial advisors, wealth management, financial services, entrepreneur, thought leadership, business development, leadership tips, tips for entrepreneurs, small business owners, developing your business, authentic leadership, inspiring leadership, future-proof business, influential leadership, business growth, inspiration, disruptors, business leadership, culture, continuity, disruption, change management, aspiration

Last month we discussed the key disruptors leaders need to deal with in building their businesses to the next level. Scaling up is important . . . but what does that mean? What skills do you need to lead your team through dramatic change and get better results? You essentially have two choices: create a culture of compliance or a culture of collaboration.

Build a Business, Eliminate Job Dissatisfaction

Posted: November 28, 2017 By : Knowledge Bureau Staff
Posted in: Strategic Thinking , knowledge bureau, statistics canada, Evelyn Jacks, Small Business, tax courses, financial education, professional development, entrepreneur, business development, leadership courses, Executive Business Builder Program, work-life balance, job satisfaction, self-employed Canadians, job opportunities, starting a business, building a business, business courses

Attaining work-life balance and overall job satisfaction seems out of reach for a percentage of Canadians, according to Statistics Canada. Embracing new opportunities for personal and professional development is the key to reaching these goals.

RSVP Now for DAC 2018 in Quebec City: The Focus Is on Diversity

Posted: November 21, 2017 By : Knowledge Bureau Staff
Posted in: Strategic Thinking , Financial Literacy, DAC, knowledge bureau, Evelyn Jacks, distinguished advisor conference, tax courses, tax changes, financial education, thought leadership, advisor conferences, financial conferences, Canadian conferences, collaboration

Next year’s Distinguished Advisor Conference (being held in Quebec City, Nov. 11-14, 2018) will explore how the work of tax and financial advisors fits into a changing demographic landscape under the theme “The Changing Face of Community: Collaboration with Impact.” Registrations for delegates and speaker sponsors are now open, and we are asking for your input on the topics you’d like to explore more closely at the event.

Celebrate Financial Literacy Month and Enhance Your Education

Posted: November 21, 2017 By : Knowledge Bureau Staff
Posted in: Strategic Thinking , Financial Literacy, knowledge bureau, Evelyn Jacks, tax courses, wealth management, tax education, financial education, Real Wealth Manager, entrepreneur, thought leadership, leadership courses, Executive Business Builder Program, adult education, financial courses, online courses, adult learning, financial literacy month, Malcolm Knowles, leadership training

November is financial literacy month, and it’s the perfect time to take advantage of educational opportunities before Knowledge Bureau’s December 15 registration deadline for Designation Programs.