My thanks go out to the wonderful editorial team at My Authentic Life Magazine for their work on the June 2017 edition. It was a pleasure and honour to be interviewed for their feature story. I hope and trust that others will find value as I discuss some of
At the age of 24, I was a two-sport varsity athlete while in law school; I thought I was busy. A very “short” decade later, I was a trial lawyer with an intense job as a criminal prosecutor, I was married, and I had three kids under the age of
We lawyers like to play Tetris with our time. We break days down to the hour, if not the minute. We appreciate deadlines and the consequences of failing to meet them. As a criminal prosecutor, I’m never late for court and I always make deadlines. As a business owner of
It was Dec. 14, 1964. A young Egyptian had just travelled by boat across the Atlantic and was nearing Canada’s shores. One of nine children born to loving parents of little means, Eid Attia had left all he had in Alexandria and boarded this boat with only $300 to his
For people who want to succeed in life in their role as a spouse, as a parent, and in their career. Success in any one of those three areas is tough enough; success in two of the areas is even tougher; and success in all three feels near impossible, on most days.
All great quests, begin with great questions.
Asking questions is the genesis of growth and seeking the answers is the route to it.