Globe and Mail feature article by Merge Gupta-Sunderji, CSP: How leaders can create a workplace that is free of sexual harrassment

Merge’s piece appeared in the Saturday, July 22, 2017 issue of the Globe and Mail. Merge Gupta-Sunderji, CSP is a leadership expert, speaker, author and consultant who turns managers into leaders. The article notes how it seems every few days there is a news piece about a senior executive saying or doing something inappropriate, and… Continue reading

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July 2017 Keynotes President’s Message

When an idea GROWS…we all learn, share, grow and belong When a new idea or initiative is communicated there are many reactions from members. Some say, “What took so long?” Others, “Why is this idea being proposed?” And yet others, “I see such potential in this idea.” No matter what your response was to the… Continue reading

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Convention 2017: This year, it’s all about YOU!

You’re probably basking in mid-summer vacation time, but just think….in less 150 days, we’ll be deep in an Ottawa winter at the CAPS Convention, celebrating Canada’s 150th anniversary (and CAPS’ 20th anniversary). If that isn’t good news, I don’t know what is! But wait, it gets better. We’ve got some awesome updates to share! Our… Continue reading

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Sarah McVanel frames workplace problems as opportunities in Canadian HR Reporter article

Photo credit: Vectomart (Shutterstock) as originally published in Canadian HR Reporter   CAPS member Sarah McVanel explains how solution-focused leadership can transform the workplace in this July 11, 2017 Canadian HR Reporter article by Marcel Vander Wier. A simple mindset shift can help human resources practitioners turn troubled corporate cultures into rock-star ones. And it’s… Continue reading

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Mary Charleson explains the hazards of living in a social media bubble on CBC’s The 180 with host Jim Brown

While many pollsters called the fall 2016 US election wrong, CAPS member Mary Charleson saw something out of step on social media that lead her to write a feature for the Huffington Post predicting a Trump win. That media article scored her an interview on CBC’s national radio program The 180 with Jim Brown following… Continue reading

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Experts list for MEDIA

CAPS members are subject area experts who speak professionally. Our CSPs (Certified Speaking Professionals) and HOFs (Hall of Fame) recipients are among the top in the speaking field. They are not only experts in their field of knowledge, but deeply experienced industry speakers used to being behind the microphone or camera. They make for an… Continue reading

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Convention: Looking for volunteers, entertainment, and… (*surprise inside*)

As we close in on the 150th anniversary of Canada, we’ll soon be approaching 150 days until the CAPS Convention in Ottawa, December 9-11!  Are you ready? We are!! Well, we’re *mostly* ready. The truth is, WE NEED YOU! We need your generous spirit, your possible talent (and yes, eating 6 Beaver Tails in less than 6… Continue reading

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