Progress is impossible without change, and those who cannot change their minds cannot change anything. ~ George Bernard Shaw

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Welcome! Thanks for joining me in a place that merges both personal and professional insight, experience and moments that I choose to share. If you have come this far, you are committed and passionate about creating success. With the right tools in place you are ready to make change. I invite you to get to know me a bit better. I am that person who can help define your path and help you execute the change of course to ensure active results and professional growth. If you read something that sparks dialogue, please do drop me a line, via email or call.

It's all about the results

It's all about the results

posted by Dave Dame date-icon December 13, 2014

On your journey towards organizational agility you will have to use many tools out of your toolkit. You will use agile/lean models and practices, older models and practices, custom solutions, and common sense. Organizational agility is about achieving the results not the means of getting those results. Nobody is going to give you a gold star if you implement a purely agile solution. There is no industry model that can be implemented out of the box to meet your organization's needs. These models are a good start… But any transformation agent…

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Goodbye Waterloo...thank you for the memories

Goodbye Waterloo...thank you for the memories

posted by Dave Dame date-icon December 10, 2014

Kelly and I are moving to Toronto on January 3rd to start our next chapter. I accepted a new job. Kelly and I moved to Waterloo during our first year of marriage. To move away from the area of where we were born, move away from family & friends, and move away from the known, would either break us apart or bring us even closer together. After 10 years I'm glad it's been the latter.We will continue to try new things and experience life. There is no other person that I want to share this journey with. We only knew a couple close friends when we…

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I'm not brave, I just keep trying

I'm not brave, I just keep trying

posted by Dave Dame date-icon November 02, 2014

A lot of people approached me recently congratulating me on being brave. Also, a number of people asked me how I became so brave to challenge myself and put myself out there. I don't think I woke up one day and was instantly brave. Like everyone, I have fears, anxieties, and insecurities. I believe what encouraged me to face these things is to deal with them more frequently. I would face my fears, anxieties, and insecurities, slowly pushing myself to achieving things that previously scared me. In doing scary things often, you get better at dealing…

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