Building Success One Community at a Time

  • March 01, 2018
  • Lynne Yryku

Julia Shin Doi developed a strong sense of community from a young age. Her parents immigrated to Canada from South Korea when she was only 2 years old. This immigrant experience shaped her outlook early on, helping her define her purpose: “to be a community builder, a real connector.”

Conquering Challenging Clients

  • March 01, 2018
  • Jim Middlemiss

Every in-house counsel has a war story to tell about a challenging client they had to manage at some point in their career.

Make Ideas Happen: The 100-Book Experiment Continues

  • June 20, 2017
  • Jonathan Cullen, CIC.C

In the spring issue, I introduced my attempt to read 100 books last year and its impact on my advice as in-house counsel in safeguarding my business. Now I’ll apply those learnings to driving innovation.

A Bibliophile’s Challenge: The 100-Book Experiment

  • March 01, 2017
  • Jonathan Cullen, CIC.C

In late 2015, I committed to read more in order to better counsel my organization. As John Coleman writes in his 2012 Harvard Business Review article, “For those who want to lead, read.” So I challenged myself to read or listen to 100 non-fiction books in 2016.

A Mile Wide But How Deep?

  • Theodore Dela Avle, CIC.C

What constitutes corporate governance—and our role in it—is broad and complex. Though we may feel spread too thin at times, it is vital we make time for it and ensure our companies are exercising their obligations properly.