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Having the Freedom to Fail

Having the Freedom to Fail

Did you ever hear about the time that Google broke the Internet? It was a fine January morning in 2009 and as many folks arrived at work on the Eastern Seaboard, fired up their computers, and navigated to their favourite pre-Superbowl commentary, they were met with a...

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Moving Towards Flexible Work Cultures

Moving Towards Flexible Work Cultures

A few years ago, I met with a manager at a Canadian telecommunications company. She was almost a year into her role and had not met the majority of her team members in person. Her direct reports were spread across Canada and communicated virtually – yet they...

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What Really Motivates Your Employees

What Really Motivates Your Employees

Have you ever been so disengaged at work that you completely neglect your underlying responsibility as a professional? Attracting and hiring top talent, explained by Jim Collins as “getting the right people on the bus” is a challenging role for leaders. Retaining the...

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Harnessing my Opportunity for Growth

Harnessing my Opportunity for Growth

Srusti Pandya, past Associate Consultant recently has been promoted to the next level within our firm. We asked her a few questions on how she harnessed her opportunity for growth at MacPhie: What was your biggest learning? My biggest learning at MacPhie is the...

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Making Your Competition Irrelevant

Making Your Competition Irrelevant

What do Nintendo Wii, Yellow Tail wine and Cirque de Soleil have in common? They looked at existing saturated markets and successfully turned them on their head, launching fresh white space. In a saturated market, how does a company create space for a unique...

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Culture is Hard Work

Culture is Hard Work

“Your culture is your culture. Don’t try to be something you aren’t.” This was an insight we heard recently while speaking with the CEO of a TSX 60 company who was discussing the challenges of changing the ethos within a large corporation. Changing culture takes a lot...

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Making Time for Space and Reflection

Making Time for Space and Reflection

Earlier this year Business Insider posted quite the attention-grabbing headline with its article: Burned-out billionaires are taking extended multimillion-dollar ‘sabbaticals’ to recharge, from world tours on private jets to skiing expeditions in Antarctica. We’ve...

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Impactful Marketing on a Budget

Impactful Marketing on a Budget

We’ve heard it time and again - small things add up. Whether it’s saving money, going on a diet or trying to accomplish practically any personal goal, we narrow in on developing small habits that eventually lead to big rewards. It sounds easy – using small steps to...

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The Power of Purpose

The Power of Purpose

At MacPhie, we love to facilitate conversations on what’s new and interesting in the industry. One of the ways we do this is Podcast Club, which involves taking a deep dive on learnings from a podcast and how they may be applied to our context. This week, we listened...

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