Barry Clermont

Barrie, Ontario, Canada

Born in Hamilton, Ontario in 1961. Experience in retail management; one of PETsMART's first Canadian managers; technology solutions consultant to small and medium business; internet network marketer; administrative professional.

Most commented posts

  1. Staying In Love Part 4 – Multiple Choice Marriage — 5 Comments
  2. Stay Calm and Carry On — 3 Comments
  3. You’re stronger than you think! — 2 Comments
  4. Middle Aged Crazy — 2 Comments
  5. Two Beers — 2 Comments

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Be Careful Who You Listen To.

Everyone means well.  They have been “doing it this way” for 40 years or whatever their time is and believe that the system is proven. If companies never changed, they would go out of business.  I’ve been a victim more than once, of a large company who insisted they didn’t need to change what they …

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Dare To Be Different

I was doing some research on various days of recognition the other day when I came across something that I remembered a Jewish friend of mine mentioning. We had some back and forth email which helped me to understand one of the days I had seen. This made me realize just how diverse our country …

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To Praise or Not to Praise

I read a very interesting article on Yahoo yesterday.  It made some great observations about the relevance and timing of praise for your child. This reminded me of a time when my son came to us asking about some spelling.  It was obvious that he didn’t think it looked right.  We took the time to …

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KYC – Finger Lickin Good!

No, it’s not about chicken! Knowing and understanding your clients’ needs is crucial to providing excellent customer service and increases your retention.  This applies to all businesses.  We sometimes forget that.  I’ll use finance to explain and wrap it up for you at the end. KYC = Know Your Client.  If you haven’t done one …

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Feelin’ It

Connexus does it again. They are currently running a four part series called “Staying in Love”.  Not the easiest challenge we will ever face. Andy Stanley does a great job, with a physical example, demonstrating something most of us never think about.  I invite you to watch as Andy explains  the blue and pink beads. …

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The X Factor 2011 Auditions – Emmanuel Kelly

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Serious stuff, have a tissue.

You can make a difference.

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Stay Calm and Carry On

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Going to the dogs!

What is it with people these days? There was an article in the Toronto Star yesterday about a boy and his dog.  Apparently the two dogs had issues and now the owners of the truly offending dog are upset and expect the boy to pay their vet bill. These are animals that have very natural behaviours. …

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Set the bar high for your online business!

Spend just 30 minutes with us in a live online conference and find out whether your business is where you want it to be! Tomorrow morning, 11am EST Saturday, March 10, 2012 http://amiya.gvoacademy.com/ When it comes to hosting your online business. GVO or Global Virtual Opportunities knows exactly what you need! Not only will you …

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