by Matt O'Grady |
September 19, 2019
When you demonstrate appreciation to your workforce, they feel it and respond by becoming more motivated. So why is the concept of gratitude typically only addressed around the holidays? Having a motivated workforce should be a top priority every day of the year.
"It really has been a remarkable career." Radio veteran Rick Cluff announced on December 4 that he’d be signing off of CBC’s The Early Edition for the last time on December 22, 2017. In an exclusive interview, VanMag sat down with Rick to talk to the outgoing host about 20 years of early mornings, talking with Mr. Rogers, and life after journalism. Q: You’re often associated with being “the sports guy” who became “the morning guy.” But you didn’t really want to go into sports, did you?
A lot has been made about the great inheritance that the Boomer Generation will realize in the coming years, as aged parents pass away—and pass along wealth to their kids. According to a 2016 survey by CIBC, an estimated $750 billion is expected to change hands over the next few years—with more than 2.5 million people in Canada now counted over the age of 75. The number of elderly, incidentally, represents a 25 per cent jump over the level seen a decade ago.