Business Continuity Planning: A Guide for Smaller Organizations

This high-level guide intends to shed some light on the business continuity planning process you can apply at your small or medium-sized organization. 

Franchising and Entrepreneurship after COVID-19

The repercussions of the COVID-19 crisis in the SME sector further highlight the crucial role of small and medium-sized enterprises in creating and preserving jobs.

7 Steps to De-Risk a Consultant’s Personal and Professional Life

In today’s world, the lines between work and home for consultants are becoming blurred as the new realities of how, when, and where we work change rapidly. This has caused many to re-evaluate their priorities and ensure that their personal and professional lives are in balance and positioned well for the future. 

Guiding Principles for the Independent Consultant

As we move well into the 21st century,  employment for life is no longer a reality. For many people, becoming an independent. consultant seems like an attractive alternative that provides hope and challenges. In writing Genetics of Independent Consulting, I realized that there were several guiding principles for success that, while not unique to the Independent Consultant, are subtly different than that of an employee. 

Business without Borders: How Globalization Impacts Businesses

Working with an International Business Consultant can be is an effective approach to acquiring new worldwide business contacts, exchanging currencies and understanding international market behaviour in order to help business growth overseas.

What the WE Charity Affair can Teach Us About Ethics

Ethics are again front and centre in Canadian news with the WE charity scandal unfolds.

What I’ve Learned about Online Training

The isolation and distancing measures being imposed due to the Corona Virus pandemic have been a game-changer.

CMC-Alberta Announces 2020 Awards, new CMCs

The Institute of Certified Management Consultants of Alberta (ICMCA or CMC-Alberta) announced at its Saturday May 30th AGM in recognition of 1 Lifetime Achievement Award, 2 Fellow of Certified Management Consultants distinctions, plus 7 new Certified management Consultant designations.

Creating a New Habit: A Step-By-Step Guide

Starting new, positive habits, and sticking with them, is arguably more important than ever while many Canadians are socially distancing during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Congratulations to all of our new CMCs!

We’re pleased to present all of those CMCs who’ve been awarded the designation over the past year!