Thank You for Failing

June 14, 2017 | By Joanna Track

There’s one F word that’s become the dirtiest word in the English language (and it’s not the one you’re thinking of). For some reason, failure is something we’ve been taught to be afraid of. But failure can be an asset — as long as you fail…

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Horrible Bosses…And How To Be A Good One

May 25, 2017 | By Joanna Track

Do you work to live or live to work? And how about your employees? While some (though not enough) of us are lucky enough to be fulfilled by our work, there are very few of us who would choose a laptop and an office over a white…

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Why the Traditional Media Industry is Broken 

May 18, 2017 | By Joanna Track

The death of traditional media has been greatly exaggerated, but it wouldn’t be a stretch to say it’s on life support. Before you think I’m writing this out of anger or resentment, I promise you, I’m not. In fact, more than anything, I’m sad. Not…

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A Love For Haters

May 10, 2017 | By Joanna Track

Have you been hated on lately? If you’re successful, whether in the corporate or entrepreneurial worlds (and throw in female for good measure), you’ve certainly come across your fair share of haters—I know I have. According to the urban dictionary, a “hater” is defined as…

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Why I Don’t Believe in Unicorns

May 3, 2017 | By Joanna Track

Unicorns might be all the rage on Instagram and at Starbucks, but I think they’re totally overrated when it comes to business. For us digital entrepreneurs, a unicorn is what we call a start-up with a valuation of more than a billion dollars. (Yes, I…

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4 Canadian Values That Have Guided My Success

April 22, 2017 | By Joanna Track

What a time to be Canadian, eh? Our rowdy neighbours to the south are not only putting on a spectacle, but they’re also giving us one more reason to be feeling proud and patriotic. All this crazy American fanfare has truly made me more grateful…

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When The News Is About The News, We All Lose

March 15, 2017 | By Joanna Track

There are a lot of things to be said about Donald Trump, but the one thing I think we can all agree on is that he knows how to make a lot of noise. Since becoming commander and chief, Trump has caused multiple media commotions…

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How To Be A Serial Entrepreneur

February 22, 2017 | By Joanna Track

More than a decade ago, I made the life-changing (aka turned upside down) transition from the corporate world to the realm of self-employment. Being able to set my own schedule, control my income, follow my passion and be my own boss has been equal parts…

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