work/life balance

Fast Friday with Sherry Cooper, EVP and Chief Economist, BMO

This week, I had the pleasure of attending the YWCA Women of Distinction Awards as a guest of dynamo Toronto entrepreneur, Mary Aitken (if you’re not a member of Verity, what on earth are you waiting for?).  Anyway, an amazing group of women were honoured for their contributions.  One of them was Dr. Sherry Cooper, the Chief …

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Restore your sanity: how Gen X and Y need to step up on work/life balance

Stress kills us.  Employee absences cost companies millions of dollars.  Many mid-level/mid-career leaders are on a fast track to burn out.  This all according to a recent series in the Globe and Mail.  My personal response is: this conversation is so 1999.  Seriously, we’ve been talking about work/life balance (or rather lack of it) for …

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