idea federation

is André Cyr in Toronto, writing about leadership, culture and trust.

The Forest In Between the Trees

The Forest In Between the Trees is a podcast about leadership, culture and trust.

Chapter 01. The Forest In Between the Trees

The approach to leadership education is currently broken. We must inverse the approach of how we educate our leaders in teams, schools and organizations.

Chapter 02. The Star of the Sea

Every group needs to establish a set of cultural norms that serve as a compass for decision making. Leadership is the careful act of crafting these norms around a vision, values and principles, embedding them into the group’s culture.

On The Correct Use Of

On The Correct Use Of is a perpetually-evolving series of posts about formatting and punctuation, designed to share fundamental insight on document publishing in business and school settings.

Part 01. White-space characters and formatting

Part 02. Word-spaces, tabs and first-line indents

Part 03. Line and paragraph breaks

Part 04. Page and section breaks (upcoming)

Part 05. Hyphens and dashes (upcoming)

Part 06. Parentheses (upcoming)

Part 07. Spacing before and after punctuation (upcoming)

Part 08. Quotation marks (upcoming)

Part 09. Paragraph styles (upcoming)

Part 10. Uppercase letters in titles (upcoming)

The Trust Series

Speaklessness

An inherent feeling that never disappears.

Rosiness

An ethereal, heartfelt bond.

Sternalism

A counteractive middle-state.