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CPA Ontario’s Future Forward podcasts offer a refreshing gateway to new ideas and hot topics for professionals across industries. 

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Aug 30, 2018

Technical professionals in particular fall into common traps that hold them back – being a hands-off leader, being a micro manager, thinking your work speaks for itself, being perceived as not strategic enough, and more. Dr. Marc Hurwitz and Samantha Hurwitz share the relevant research and their unique insight...

Aug 29, 2018

A ledger has two sides to create balance. The same can be said of partnerships. Partnerships need both leadership and followership. This episode explores the complimentary nature of these two roles. After all, you’re not leading if no one is following.


Aug 28, 2018

Accountants spend about 50% of their time engaged in followership according to a recent poll we conducted with CPA Canada with over 6,000 CPAs. How effective you are in your followership role is as important as your leadership role. What does active followership mean? How can you help your team do it better? Get...

Aug 23, 2018

Imagine you had a secret formula that supercharged your team, improving accountability, productivity, creativity and engagement by 17 to 43%! Imagine, also, that the same secret formula was trainable… in fact, more trainable than leadership and more widely applicable. What would that be worth to you? Learn how the...

Aug 22, 2018

When executives fail, it is costly not only to their careers, but to the organization as well. In fact, executive derailment is estimated to cost organizations upwards of $2.7 million per person and the probability of derailment is 40%. When your latest merger and acquisition or change initiative fails, it costs...