Learning Entrepreneurship Blog

Justin Trudeau’s lessons in leadership

It’s not all hope and happy optimism  

Trudeau JI thought he was “just a high school teacher….”, but apparently he was better schooled in the family business than I thought.

Justin Trudeau is a very different personality from his father, but just as inspirational a leader... Read More

Astonishingly irresponsible and incompetent leadership at VW


All justified in the relentless pursuit of #1 in auto sales.

Volkswagen's emission test cheating is just the most recent example of incompetent, irresponsible leadership pursuing sales at any cost, ignoring the risks.

Apparently it was a brief success for the man responsible for US sales, Martin Winterkorn - he is now CEO of...

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Passport to Turnaround?

Come on Canada! Get onside with Wayne Gretzky and cheer for Blackberry.

The new Blackberry Passport is more than a smart phone, almost a full-featured tablet.  I like it and think it will be a winner for Blackberry.  Maybe not a quick fix for the company turnaround, but a clear departure from trying to follow the...

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“Don’t Do It the Hard Way”


"Don't Do It the Hard Way" has been released to the printers!

You should see it soon at your favourite bookstore. Here's what to look for .... Learn to be a better entrepreneur and do better for yourself, your family, customers and suppliers, your community and the planet.

Ambitious I know, but that is my mission.

Don’t Do...

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