With the shortest month of the year wrapped up, I’m reflecting on February 2018 with amazement at what I was able to pack into it.
I had the pleasure of attending NDP convention in Ottawa this month. As with Edmonton 2016, it was a great opportunity to meet new people from across the country, reconnect with friends, and vote on major party policy.
Many people think that to be a great leader, you must be universally adored right from the beginning.
While first impressions are undeniably important, a skill that is not talked about often enough is one that is absolutely integral to bringing about justice, equality, and the kind of change we want to see in our societies and in the world:
The ability to change hearts and minds.