What is it that you value?

An Important Note We write our newsletters several weeks in advance, as we must get a pre-screening required by our regulators on anything we circulate.  I wrote this piece before the abhorrent and tragic events of the last few weeks.  While our article focuses mainly...

How History shows us we will be OK.

What a crazy month it has been… One of my strongest childhood memories is from 1984, the year I turned 10 years old. I had spent the weekend obsessively playing a video game on my brand-new Commodore 64 computer, in all of its 8-bit glory. I don’t remember what...

The gladiator who upstaged the queen and Prince

Long-time readers might remember my newsletter from a few years ago where I told the tale of the queen and Prince who squandered their estates by not having wills. This month, I’m going to tell you the fairy tale of a gladiator, and how he upstaged them all with a...

Not all heroes wear capes…

If you’ve been waiting to read Driven By Purpose in e-book format, it is now available on Apple, Amazon and Kobo!  Your best quality and fastest source for a physical book is still to buy from us directly at www.drivenbypurpose.ca, or borrow a copy from the...

My son and Superman

How the lessons we teach stick for life This year during the holidays, my wife Bridget and I realized that we have reached a stage where very soon, we are going to be the two shortest people in the house. Our two older sons are now well over six feet tall and soon...