Kathy Rethy

Leadership and Sustainability: voice your opinion

Sustainable development has been defined as: “development that meets the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs.” (Brundtland) Sustainability can be thought of as ensuring the ability of future generations to live well on a healthy planet.  What is your opinion on a leader’s obligations towards …

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Leadership Lessons They Don’t Teach in School

We recently (April 7) held a PowerRoundtable event in partnership with Leadership Insight on the above topic.  My own view is that the majority of what you learn about leadership you don’t learn in school! Our panelists – Ron Close (Executive Entrepreneur in Residence at Ivey and MaRS), Chris Carder (President of ThinData) and Kathy …

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Have you been withdrawing more than you’ve been depositing?

Yesterday, we had a PowerRoundtable discussion on Leading in Times of Change.  It was a dynamic morning, with lots of great discussion.  Lot’s of great points raised about leading through change… but the comment that struck me the most was during the wrap up, when Kathy Rethy talked about how leaders need to be continually making …

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