Blog Category: Economy

Top 3 Trends for 2012

January 11, 2012 by Speakers' Spotlight

The year ahead is going to be a tumultuous one, challenging in political, economic, and financial terms. Despite this, there are opportunities for those prepared to take advantage of them, because unc...

RIchard Worzel

Endless suffering – The Summit of Cho Oyu

December 19, 2011 by Speakers' Spotlight

It’s 1:00am and we still haven’t left camp for the summit. The wind is violently shaking our little North Face tent at 7100M above sea level. What happened to our perfect weather forecast?

Elia Saikaly - Mt. Cho Oyu

Married to a Hustle Called Comedy

December 14, 2011 by Speakers' Spotlight

It began on Dec. 29 1997. A comedy club called Yuk Yuk's would be my start. It was known for providing a stage for young comedians and I had come to know of the venue and comedy in Canada two weeks ea...

Gilson Lubin

Why event planners should ‘start with why’

December 9, 2011 by Speakers' Spotlight

Over the past two years, our busiest speaker has been Simon Sinek, who came to prominence in 2009, following the publication of his book, Start With Why: How Great Leaders Inspire Everyone to Take Act...

The Golden Circle