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LIVE2LEAD Ottawa Recap

LIVE2LEAD Ottawa left everyone in attendance motivated to be better and also with many practical tools and takeaways to consider. We learned from the varied experiences of the diverse group of speakers and there was certainly something for everyone.
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5 Great Leadership Reads

As many of you know, I am an avid reader and leadership books have had a huge impact on my life. It was tough to narrow it down but here are 5 of my favourite books; they all left an impression on me and I hope you enjoy them as much as I did! Think and Grow Rich, Napolean Hill (1937) This book, originally published during the Great Depression, has sold more than 20 million copies and was promoted as a personal development and self-improvement tex with a focus on increasing income. This was the very first self-help book I
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Training Comes Full Circle

I recently had the opportunity to hire one of the companies that I have been doing training with and this created some great learning opportunities. I have worked with Exact Interlock over the last few years and it was nice to be able to give back to them and hire them to do work at my own home. These are a great group of guys who took care of everything from the planning to the implementation of the landscaping around my home. I often do onsite and on the job training with my clients and I love working with the
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Have You Done a SWOT Analysis of Your Business?

A SWOT Analysis is a quick and easy way to better understand your business. This understanding will help guide your strategy by ensuring that you have considered all your businesses strengths and weaknesses along with all the opportunities and threats that your company may face. It’s a simple tool and it forces you to look at your business in a whole new way. SWOT is an acronym for Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities, and Threats. A SWOT Analysis is essentially an organized list to analyze these criteria. By reflecting on these four things, a business can better understand what they need to
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Be a Better Leader – TCC Breakfast Session with Mark Nesbitt

DESCRIPTION On November 7th, Mark Nesbitt will be hosting a FREE Breakfast Session at TCC Canada’s West Bizlounge that is not to be missed. Attendees will be given tools and strategies to be better leaders in their own marketplace; the most important investment you can make is an investment in yourself! About Mark As a construction business consultant and a thirty-year veteran in the aggregate, mining, trucking, and construction industry, Mark has fostered a passion for helping people develop as they strive to grow themselves. Throughout his career he has been committed to further improving his leadership skills through research
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Live2Lead Ottawa – John C. Maxwell

On Friday, November 17th, 2017, LIVE2LEAD Ottawa returns for its fourth year as a premiere simulcast leadership experience! Presented by Mark Nesbitt Training and Consulting, L2L is an inspiring and life-changing event for leaders in all fields and everyday life! We are thrilled to announce that John C. Maxwell will once again be a featured speaker at L2L. John C. Maxwell is a bestselling author, coach and speaker. He was identified as the World’s Most Influential Leadership Expert by Business Insider and Inc. magazines in 2014. Through his company, The John Maxwell Company, 6 million leaders have been trained worldwide!
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Live2Lead Ottawa – Warrick Dunn

On Friday, November 17th, 2017, LIVE2LEAD Ottawa returns for its fourth year as a premiere simulcast leadership experience! Presented by Mark Nesbitt Training and Consulting, L2L is an inspiring and life-changing event for leaders in all fields and everyday life! This year we are thrilled to announce that Warrick Dunn will be one of the speakers for L2L. Warrick Dunn is certainly best known for his career as a running back in the NFL. He played for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and Atlanta Falcons and was a three-time Pro Bowl selection. His accomplishment on the field were then followed by
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Live2Lead Ottawa – Cheryl Bachelder

On Friday, November 17th, 2017, LIVE2LEAD Ottawa returns for its fourth year as a premiere simulcast leadership experience! Presented by Mark Nesbitt Training and Consulting, L2L is an inspiring and life-changing event for leaders in all fields and everyday life! This year we are thrilled to announce that Cheryl Bachelder will be one of the speakers for L2L. Cheryl Bachelder is the former CEO of Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen and she states her purpose is to “Develop purpose-driven leaders who exhibit competence and character in all aspects of their lives”. She is a passionate restaurant industry executive who transformed the Popeyes
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Live2Lead Ottawa – Dave Ramsey

On Friday, November 17th, 2017, LIVE2LEAD Ottawa returns for its fourth year as a premiere simulcast leadership experience! Presented by Mark Nesbitt Training and Consulting, L2L is an inspiring and life-changing event for leaders in all fields and everyday life! This year we are thrilled to announce that Dave Ramsey will be one of the speakers for L2L. Dave Ramsey is a personal money-management expert and popular radio personality. He offers many great tips for getting out of debt and improving your financial standing. Dave Ramsey focuses on the importance of strong leadership and focused intensity on setting and reaching
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Upcoming Workshop with the West Ottawa Board of Trade

Mark is offering this workshop to all members of the West Ottawa Board of Trade free of charge; he would like to extend his knowledge and experience to fellow business owners and colleagues in order to help them with their personal development and professional success. HOW TO RETAIN EMPLOYEES – MEMBER WORKSHOP Finding and keeping good and skilled employees is a challenge facing many industries these days. New employees need to be trained and mentored and this is where we tend to falter. We need to take the slow cooker approach with training rather than the microwave. Companies need to
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