The Pursuit of Perfection
By Emy Brubacher Perfectionism is the continual pursuit of a specific standard. But whose measuring stick are you using? What is perfect for you, may not be perfect for me. While it is noble to want...
Ignoring Difficult Situations Will NOT Make Them Go Away
By Emy Brubacher Dealing with difficult situations (or people) is just that, difficult. It is tempting to take the easy route, and just pretend the issue doesn’t exist. Head in the sand. Can’t see...
Kolbe and Team Building
By Mike Bossy - April 3, 2019 I recently blogged about a book written by Jay Triano, the first Canadian head coach in the NBA. The book is called “Open Look: Canadian Basketball and Me.” It was a...
Top 10 Things Leaders Can Do to Improve Employee Engagement
Last week, we published a list of the Top 10 things every team member can do to help improve engagement in the workplace, (taken from suggestions from our team themselves). The onus is on each of us...Read More
Save those Receipts
As we wade through the final month of the tax season, here is a handy checklist of what your accountant needs from you to...Read More
Service Canada Announces Surprise Visits of Temporary Foreign Worker Employers
Service Canada recently announced that it will begin performing unannounced inspections of workplaces that hire temporary foreign workers, concentrating their efforts on the agricultural and caregiver sectors.Read More
Staying Safe on the Farm
Written by: Cheryl DeCooman, CHRL and Danielle Pasztor, Farm Safety SpecialistRead More
Greiden Farms cracks top 10 in Canada for well-managed dairies
As published in the St. Mary's Journal Argus, written by By Stew Slater Haanstra family has been inching their way up the DHI list since arriving from the Netherlands 25 years ago Number 9...Read More