1) Thinking About the Future.
2) The Importance of Goals.
4) A Definition of Success.
5) Learning from Adversity and Failure.
7) Communication Skills.
8) 3 Key Habits.
9) Deal With the Soft Issues.
Guest: John Askin
John Askin is a founder and principal of the Wealth Strategy Group and Financial Transition Resources. He received his Bachelor of Commerce Degree from the University of Alberta and his Bachelor of Laws Degree from Osgoode Hall Law School.
John is a member of the Law Societies of Alberta and British Columbia. In addition to advising high net worth individuals and families, John’s corporate clients have included Sun Life, TD Evergreen, CIBC, Investors Group, the Berkshire Group, Manulife Financial, Scotia McLeod and the Hong Kong Bank. John currently consults with clients and professional advisors throughout North America in the areas of succession and transition planning.
John is past president of the Estate Planning Council of Edmonton and is a current member of the Vancouver Estate Planning Council and the Canadian Tax Foundation. He has written for and presented papers to organizations such as the Canadian Tax Foundation, the Institute of Chartered Accountants, The Globe and Mail Newspaper, the Canadian Institute of Chartered Life Underwriters and the All China Lawyers Association, Beijing, China. John is co-author of Materials on Corporate Taxation and Materials on the Alberta Business Corporations Act and has authored articles in numerous publications including the Canadian Tax Journal and the Insurance Digest. He is also a regular contributor to the Insurance Planning Journal and author of the best-selling book “For Love Not Money”.