Nov 10, 2017

World Kindness Day


Share what kindness means to you and create a ripple effect :) #worldkindnessday. The purpose of World Kindness Day is to highlight good deeds in the communities around the globe.

 Nov 08, 2017

Why Kindness Is Needed In Our Schools And Workplaces


Most environments can benefit from leadership that cares and empowers others to do so as well.

 Oct 12, 2017
 

Speaking to Youth


Sharing the benefits of core values and a personal vision

 Oct 11, 2017

New Speaker's Sheet


Why Kindness Matters in YOUR organization

 Oct 01, 2017

A film reminder of service to others


Emmanuel Lopez shares turning around adversity into the bigger picture

 Sep 27, 2017

A Random Act of Kindness


Why a simple act makes a difference.

 Aug 29, 2017

Unlock the Power of Mindfulness


Kindness included in a workshop on Mindfulness

 Aug 08, 2017

Bring It OM! How Mindfulness makes us kinder in the workplace


A simple way to incorporate a more open and connected workplace

 Jun 27, 2017

Kindness at camp


The young artists share their thoughts on Kindness

 Jun 22, 2017

A week of Kindness


Pawsitvely Pets embraces spread the kindness in their environment

 Jun 14, 2017

Spread the Kindness visits a new work-place


Creating a kindness plan for work at Pawsitively Pets

 Jun 06, 2017

Featured in an article on meditation


Kristen Fischer writes on women who make the time for mindfulness for SheKnows

 Jun 06, 2017

Empire Radio Now Interview


Steffi Black interview on Empire Radio Now

 May 30, 2017

Steffi Black Live TODAY @ 4:12pm on Empire Radio Now!


Please tell your friends, family, and business associates

 Apr 19, 2017
 

Never giving up


A newscaster who featured a child twice to help him find a home.

 Mar 06, 2017

Mentoring Matters


Why do you think kindness is important in business today, and what can leaders do to encourage more of it?

 Feb 19, 2017

Boosting Engagement Through Kindness


The important of care in the workplace

 Feb 16, 2017

We all deserve a caring environment


3 Tips for a Kinder Workplace

 Feb 15, 2017

How Jason Mraz shares kindness


Love takes action

 Feb 13, 2017

Talking Why Kindness Matters in the workplace


Live Facebook Interview with Sandra Centorino

 Feb 07, 2017

Meet the latest Kindness Ambassador


She knows how to #spreadthekindess internationally: Hello Grace Murdock

 Feb 07, 2017

Talking #spreadthekindness with Sandra Centorino


Live on Facebook on Thursday

 Jan 30, 2017
 

Kindness Boomerang Hits NYC


A new book on how to incorporate kindness from Life Vest Inside Founder

 Jan 01, 2017

My Letter to You for 2017


A call to be YOUR authentic self

 Dec 14, 2016

Why Intentional Acts of Kindness Matter


It really does make a difference when you commit to simple acts

 Jun 01, 2016

Annual Networking Event


Women helping women in transition

 Feb 18, 2016

I Love Me


Why self-love is a powerful form of kindness

 Feb 17, 2016

Leadership on kindness


Leadership expert Tana Heminsley shares her thoughts on kindness at work

 Feb 16, 2016

Why spread the kindness


A guest blog for #RAKWeek from Bonnie Black

 Feb 12, 2016
 

Ways to get involved for #RAKWeek2016


Is your business or school involved?

 Feb 11, 2016

An act of kindness in the words of Don Kerr


Kindness received and now given for a friend suffering from cancer

 Feb 08, 2016

Sharing his own experience with bullying


Emmanuel Lopez and the movies and books that can help others

 Feb 05, 2016

Meet the latest Kindness Ambassador


She knows how to Spread the Kindness

 Jan 27, 2016

Feeling discouraged?


There is always help available

 Jan 26, 2016

Success Tips


Steffi Black featured in article on achieving success in life and career

 Jan 25, 2016

Mindful Monday


Why Peace of Mind in your day is so important

 Jan 22, 2016

Life and Career Corner


What hypnosis can teach us.

 Jan 13, 2016

5 Tips to Spread Kindness in the workplace


Guest Post in Creative Sol Vibrations

 Jan 04, 2016

Move forward


Make this day a new step towards your goals

 Dec 18, 2015

The power of social media for good


Meet a man who gives the homeless their names

 Dec 15, 2015

Holiday Sparkle from Our Members


Check out what our virtual networking group members are up to this time of year

 Dec 07, 2015
 

Meet Catherine B. Roy in this Life and Career Corner


Why we Love How A Challenging Life Experience Created A Mission To Empower Others (And You Should, Too!)

 Dec 01, 2015

Shake up the workplace


Consider some improv for you next time-building event

 Nov 19, 2015

CC Update: What these dynamic women are up to


A seasoned theatre company and a new interactive 360 dining experience

 Nov 16, 2015
 

Why Robin Sharma speaks to me


Simple but powerful tips for living life well

 Nov 13, 2015

Why A Day Devoted to Kindness?


A visit with Ripple Kindness Founder, Lisa Currie

 Nov 11, 2015

Spreading Kindness Podcast


Steffi Black joins Rob Kall on the Bottom Up Radio Show Podcast. Listen and download the new podcast episode featuring Steffi Black.

 Nov 05, 2015

Meet a Kindness Ambassador


Why this lawyer believes in #spreadthekindness for the office

 Oct 30, 2015

Book becomes bestseller


Spread the Kindness chapter is Amazon Kindle success

 Oct 19, 2015

Launch of chapter on kindness


My new book, Ready, Aim, Thrive is out today.

 Oct 14, 2015

Share some happiness ...please!


Why our media outlets need more positive stories

 Oct 05, 2015

Fall Transitions: New Beginnings


Connection Corner Members and their new roles and passions

 Oct 01, 2015
 

Mindfulness Maven


How a personal wake up call changed the life and career of Kate Kerr

 Sep 29, 2015

What's your story?


Check out what's happening with members of our virtual networking group.

 Sep 22, 2015
 

Employee Engagement


Meet someone who cares: Kristen Harcourt of Mcquaid Institute

 Sep 15, 2015
 

The solution to our harsh world


A powerful video from spoken-word artist Prince Ea on the power of love to transform

 Sep 01, 2015
 

Life and Career Moment


Saluting a heroine in our midst: Stephanie Mitchell Hughes

 Aug 27, 2015

Inspirational Journal


Honored to be included in a journal of creative thoughts - available on amazon today at special price

 Jul 31, 2015
 

Movies that Motivate!


Steffi Black featured in MotivatorMan blog

 Jul 22, 2015
 

Hanging out with lead singer Jon Burr


An interview about a timeless song and video for "Ulay Oh"

 Jul 14, 2015
 

A visit with Sara Wiseman


A spiritual intuitive with a passion for empowering others on their own journeys

 Jul 09, 2015
 

Google Hangout with Emmanuel Lopez


Motivator Man shares his own personal experience with depression in a new talk

 Jun 25, 2015
 

Leadership and Core Values


With the recent high-profile scandals in the newsrooms: What are the standards for today's media outlets? I chat with Glain Roberts-McCabe about it.

 Jun 22, 2015

Steffi Black in the Phone Booth Project


Honored to be included in the Wall of Awe for an inspirational publication

 Jun 15, 2015
 

Talking saints in our midst


Hanging with the Founder of The Daily Saint

 Jun 11, 2015
 

Interviewed on #spreadthekindness


Louisa Jewell chats with me about the impact of kindness on corporations and schools.

 Jun 04, 2015

Be connected on June 11th


Connection Corner: Annual virtual women's networking group gathering

 May 28, 2015
 

The power of sticky quotes


How they peel, stick and inspire

 May 26, 2015
 

Hanging out with #CaringCounts Founder


A Life and Career Coaching Moment with Adam Purcell

 May 25, 2015
 

Want to be happier in your life and your workplace?


Talking with Louisa Jewell about Positive Psychology and its role in our personal and business lives.

 May 15, 2015
 

Standing up to bullies


Verbal puts downs are not kind to Shauna Hunt or anyone else

 May 13, 2015
 

Who's in your corner?


Meet an Emyth Business Coach

 May 06, 2015
 

She knows Leadership


Career and Life Coaching Moment with The Executive Roundtable's Glain Roberts-McCabe

 Apr 29, 2015

A small act of kindness


One man's story about his action to #spreadthekindness to a fellow traveller on life's highway.

 Apr 23, 2015

He knows how to #spreadthekindness


Thanks to Ashtanga yoga's Jonny Belnko, one of the participants in Random Acts of Kindness Week was the recipient of a free class.

 Apr 15, 2015

5 tips to help bring kindness into your workplace


Some helpful ideas to create a warmer, more inclusive environment at work.

 Apr 01, 2015

Kindness in Schools


A recent school visit made me feel grateful to hear how kids love to be kind and help others when they share this in their month to #spreadthekindness

 Mar 26, 2015
 

What's your style for spring?


Time for an update: A visit with personal style coach Wendy Woods

 Mar 19, 2015

CC Members #spreadthekindness


Spring-time renewal and CC Members who take the time for Kindness

 Mar 17, 2015

Mediation 1-2-3


Think you don't have time to meditate? Think again: Here are two simple on-line vehicles for YOU!

 Mar 16, 2015

Spread the Kindness and Bayview Fairways


Bayview Fairways completes a month of spread the kindness and the older kids create an inspiring presentation on the impact of a month of 3 kind acts a week.

 Mar 04, 2015
 

Toronto Kindness Week


Modya Silver founded Toronto Kindness Week and creates a platform for students and individuals to get involved in this official Toronto week

 Feb 24, 2015
 

Leadership and Core Values


Core Values and Kindness: Two traits that dynamic leaders like Michelle Flynn feel are important in running a company and helping it grow strategically.

 Feb 09, 2015

Global News Tonight


Global TV features #spreadthekindness for #RAKWeek2015

 Feb 09, 2015

Random Acts of Kindness Week #spreadthekindness


Beginning February the 9th and running to February 15th, Random Acts of Kindness Week helps to spread todays relevant and timely message to schools dealing with nasty behavior on-line and in the schoolyards, and, now, corporations are jumping on the goodwill bandwagon.

 Feb 05, 2015

Steffi Black with BARB DiGIULIO on Night Side


Random Acts of Kindness Week February 9- 15th to encourage schools and corporations to commit to 3 kind acts this week.

 Jan 07, 2015

Emyth inspires #holdmetoit


E-myth business contest that inspires business owners to share their small business goals and stick to it.

 Dec 17, 2014
 

Coaching Update with Stephan Wiednar


A life and career coaching update with the Noomi co-founder and coach

 Dec 02, 2014

February Connection Corner Update 2014


Hello There Everyone! First of all, a big thank you goes out to those corporations and individuals who participated in Random Acts of Kindness Week February 10th to the 16th - CC Members Glain Roberts-McCabe of The Executive Roundtable was one of the individuals who got her leadership and mentorship group on board.

 Nov 26, 2014
 

Making A Difference featuring Kindness Coaches


Steffi Black is the founder of "Connection Corner" a virtual networking group for women. She was invited to the inBusiness show for her perspectives on women's networking.

 Nov 21, 2014

Joining the Kindness Challenge


Hosting my first live twitter feed

 Nov 10, 2014

OCF Makes RAK day a great one


Helping the community spread good-will

 Oct 31, 2014

This month's spooky CC Update


Life and Career News

 Oct 08, 2014
 

A conversation with entrepreneur and extreme sports fan Alex Charlton


In this week's Life and Career Corner Update

 Oct 06, 2014

Kindness campaign kicks off


Young boy starts a charity that inspires schools

 Oct 01, 2014
 

Chatting about trends in recruitment


Life and Career Corner with Marketers on Demand President Marcie Pollack

 Sep 17, 2014
 

Kindness in the Oakville Community


OCF hosts its's 3rd annual Kindness Day

 Sep 15, 2014
 

Kind Kids Club


Our 2014 Random Acts of Kindness Challenge winner is a first grade class in Fresno, California inspiring their entire school with kindness! #RAKWeek

 Sep 11, 2014

New Jobs and New Members


Our virtual networking group update

 Sep 10, 2014

New book on older workforce


Tips on job search for aging workforce

 Sep 01, 2014

CC Enews Update Sept 2014


An update on how Connection Corner and its members including job changes, new roles and career updates

 Aug 21, 2014
 

A kind act 30 years later


The power of small acts of kindness

 Aug 14, 2014

Is your career plan ready for Fall?


Join us for a powerful workshop

 Jul 28, 2014
 

Career Corner: Chatting with Ara Wiseman


Holistic Nutritionist - expert on body, mind and soul

 Jul 09, 2014
 

Career Corner: Astrologer Martin Stock


Why in-depth astrology can help you understand yourself

 Jun 17, 2014

The Kindness Bracelet


Join the "Kindness Kampaign"

 Jun 16, 2014

Noomi chats with Steffi Black


I am interviewed by a well-known coaching site

 Jun 11, 2014
 

Career Corner Chat with UFT's Haesun Moon


Why Solutions Focused Coaching can benefit you

 Jun 10, 2014

Connection Corner Annual Event 2014


The inspiring women and stories

 Jun 06, 2014

Connection Corner Annual Event 2014


Setting new goals and making new connections

 May 28, 2014

Connection Corner Annual Event


LinkedIn Tutorial live on site

 May 22, 2014
 

Meet Image Expert Anne Wootten in Today's Career Corner


Why your impression is important in your career success

 May 09, 2014

Connection Corner Annual Event


Professional women paying it forward!

 May 02, 2014

A compelling voice


He is practical and powerful: Why I like Robin Sharma's messages

 May 01, 2014

CC Enews Update May 2014


An annual get together for Connection Corner, a professional women's network, on June 5th, 2014

 Apr 24, 2014
 

Career Corner Interview


Hanging out with beer expert Crystal Luxmore

 Apr 18, 2014
 

Here's to Random Acts of KIndness


Spread the Kindness this Long Weekend

 Apr 14, 2014

Kindness in the Workplace


Ara Wiseman spring newsletter

 Apr 10, 2014

Live Google Plus Interview with Kindness Bracelet Creator


Today at noon on Google Plus Hangouts on Air

 Apr 10, 2014
 

Hearing the story behind the Kindness bracelet


A gift with true impact

 Apr 09, 2014

Are you wearing pink?


Show your support for The International Day of Pink

 Apr 07, 2014

Job Search Tips


Steffi interviews a successful job hunter

 Apr 03, 2014

A new Kindness Coach Joins Us


Meet child and parent advocate Susan Anderson

 Mar 30, 2014

Connection Corner Members Help Each Other


Women's networking group takes time to connect professional women to opportunities

 Mar 28, 2014
 

Leadership and Kindness


Today at 12 p.m. e.s.t. with Tana Hemingsley of Authentic Leadership

 Mar 26, 2014

Visiting Holy Family


Kids and teachers sharing their experience of kindness month

 Mar 21, 2014

A unique gift that spreads kindness


Meet Kindness Bracelet creator Grace Murdock

 Mar 20, 2014
 

Pharrell Williams - Happy (Official Music Video) and embracing all emotional moments


Pharrell Williams - Happy (Official Music Video) and embracing all emotional moments

 Mar 12, 2014

8 tips for an extraordinary life


Another inspiring video from Robin Sharma

 Mar 11, 2014

Why Kindness Can Change a School


A video story on the great impact

 Mar 10, 2014

Meet another member of GCY Law Team


Introducing Carla Manias

 Mar 08, 2014

Yes, it's International Women's Day


Sharing a great article on disruptive women - love that title!

 Mar 05, 2014

Kindness Workshops at Central Public School


Kindness Workshops at Central Public School

 Mar 02, 2014

Kindness Workshops at Central Public School


A whole month of 'spread the kindness'

 Mar 01, 2014

CC E News Update March 2014


Hello There Everyone! A new date for our annual June event will be announced in the next newsletter. I look forward to touching base with any of you who want to share what's going on with your business or career transitions.

 Feb 27, 2014

More words of wisdom from Robin Sharma


Why keeping life simple truly works

 Feb 25, 2014

Connection Corner February Update


Meet new members and looking to update your content management - check out this new webinar

 Feb 25, 2014

Nutrition and Healing Advice


Ara Wiseman and great tips and articles for healthier living

 Feb 24, 2014

The power of group gatherings


Even introverts can benefit!

 Feb 20, 2014

Changing Dangerous Drinking Games into Random Acts of Kindness


One university campus benefits

 Feb 19, 2014

A kindness bracelet


Make a kind fashion accessory choice!

 Feb 18, 2014

Starting off a New Week on the right foot?


Take a breath and read this article and begin anew

 Feb 14, 2014

Final corporate video from Norex


East Coast company embraces #kindnessatwork during #RAKweek

 Feb 13, 2014

Day 4 of #RAKweek


Is your company joining in for #kindnessatwork

 Feb 12, 2014

Join in for virtual tea on kindness in the workplace


Find out what impact kind acts can make in your office!

 Feb 11, 2014

Day 2 #RAKweek: Leadership and Kindness


An article on why they go hand-in-hand

 Feb 09, 2014

It's here tomorrow


Authentic Leadership dicusses why they are supporting #RAKweek and #kindnessatwork

 Feb 07, 2014

A west coast leadership group 'spreads the kindness'


Why Authentic Leadership is getting on board #RAKweek

 Feb 06, 2014

Kindness in the classroom


Look at what Central Public School is doing to kick off a month of kindness!

 Feb 04, 2014

Are your ready for #RAKweek


Randoms Acts of Kindness Week is almost here

 Jan 30, 2014

Why Kindness Matters in Today's Corporate Environment


The Case for Compassion at Work

 Jan 28, 2014

Google Hangouts On Air Tutorial


Tips for using this for small businesses

 Jan 19, 2014

Join me in #Raktiviist Movement


I just joined the kindness movement

 Jan 15, 2014

Global TV features Kindness Workshops


Here is Susan Hay's Global TV segment Making A Difference featuring the Kindness Coaches doing their Kindness Workshops

 Jan 14, 2014

Spreading The Kindness


Global TV's Making A Difference will feature Kindness Workshops tomorrow night at 6 p.m.

 Jan 12, 2014

Inspirational Thought


What matter is what lies within

 Jan 12, 2014

Connection Corner Update


Need a funny speaker? And, check out my new life and career coaching video thanks to member input!

 Jan 10, 2014

A contest to be KIND!


Here's some great tips for 'spreading kindness in a Chatelaine contest

 Jan 05, 2014
 

Do the Happy Dance


Try this in the middle of your work day!

 Jan 01, 2014

E-News Update for CC Members January 2014


Thanks to those of you who took the time to fill out the survey for my life and career coaching business put forward by Ryerson Capstone Marketing Course.

 Dec 20, 2013
 

Tips for Having Your Best Year Yet


Robin Sharma's simple but powerful tips.

 Dec 12, 2013
 

Making people laugh through sadness


How a man in a pink tutu is helping others suffering with cancer

 Dec 07, 2013

Life Changing Habits


The power of small changes in your life

 Dec 03, 2013

How to work with Google Plus Hangouts


Tutorial for small business

 Dec 02, 2013

Career Change Interviews


Be inspired by those who took the leap!

 Dec 01, 2013

Connection Corner December E News Bulletin


Hello There Everyone. With the holidays approaching – here’s the latest member updates to remind you of their talents should any of you need the following: writing/editing skills – corporate or resume psychotherapy from an expert in her field.

 Nov 26, 2013

Why Life Coaching?


Is a life coach for you?

 Nov 22, 2013

Connection Corner Update


virtual networking group for women

 Nov 13, 2013

22 Acts of Kindness


World Kindness Day: Join in!

 Nov 12, 2013

Kindness in the classroom


Meet the Newest Ambassador

 Oct 31, 2013

Oakville RAK day


Building community goodwill

 Oct 11, 2013

Spreading the Kindness at a new school


A salute to Camborne Public School

 Oct 03, 2013

Why Women's Business Networks Pay Off


Why Women's Business Networks Pay Off: http://www.huffingtonpost.ca/leah-eichler/womens-business-networks_b_3523305.html

 Oct 01, 2013

Fall 2013 Enews Bulletin


Fall 2013 CC update

 Oct 01, 2013

Why Kindness Matters Today


Making life a little bit warmer

 Sep 19, 2013

Daily Rituals


The importance of grounding tools in your day

 Sep 11, 2013

Goals for Fall


What are your plans?

 Jul 03, 2013

Why Women's Business Networks Pay Off


Why Women's Business Networks Pay Off: http://www.huffingtonpost.ca/leah-eichler/womens-business-networks_b_3523305.html

 Jun 26, 2013

Gratitude


Friends who make us better people

 Jun 13, 2013

Embracing Life's Complexity


The ups and downs of living

 Jun 06, 2013

CC Annual Event 2013


Connection Corner Gathering for 2013

 Jun 03, 2013

Networking For Life


Pro-active and Positive Networking: Why Networking for Life is important

 May 15, 2013

The Power of Kindness through small actions


How a kind act makes a big difference

 Apr 30, 2013

How Positive Psychology influences your happiness


How Positive Psychology influences your happiness: Some changes you can implement in your own life.

 Apr 25, 2013

Stepping out of Your Comfort Zone


Shaking things up: Are you sitting too comfortably?

 Feb 11, 2013

Kindness Coach Steffi Black interviewed live on Global TV Morning Show


Steffi Black, a "kindness coach" talks about Random Acts of Kindness Week. For more information go to randomactsofkindness.org.

 Feb 11, 2013

Oakville Today Features Kindness Coaches Visit to Oakville


NORTH OAKVILLE The dynamic duo of kindness will be taking their message to the students (and educators) of Holy Family on Monday with one goal: making the world a kinder place. Steffi Black and Ivy Sims will be presenting their workshop, inspired by the Random Act of Kindness website (randomactofkindness.org) as part of the schools Random Act of Kindness Week activities.

 Feb 08, 2013

Kindness Coaches kick off Random Acts of Kindness Week in Oakville on February 11th


The dynamic duo of kindness will be taking their message to the students (and educators) of Holy Family on Monday with one goal: making the world a kinder place. Steffi Black and Ivy Sims will be presenting their workshop, inspired by the Random Act of Kindness website (randomactofkindness.org) as part of the schools Random Act of Kindness Week activities.

 Feb 07, 2013

Kindness Coaches kick off Random Acts of Kindness Week


Kindness Coaches kick off Random Acts of Kindness Week (February 11th to the 17th) in Oakvile

 Jan 13, 2013

Life Vest Inside - Kindness Boomerang -


Watch as the camera tracks an act of kindness as its passed from one individual to the next and manages to boomerang back to the person who set it into motion.

 Jan 02, 2013

Career Coach Black quoted in proper way to ask for a leave from your job


Blogs fired up recently when the new CEO of Yahoo, Marissa Mayer, said she planned to go right back to work after giving birth to her first child. Many argued it was wrong to expect even the CEO of a struggling company to give up her maternity leave.

 Nov 09, 2012

Random Acts of Kindness Day in Oakville


A big salute to Oakville schools who participated in Random Acts of Kindness Day

 Oct 30, 2012

Kindness Coaches join Oakville Community Foundation


Kindness Coaches join Oakville Community Foundation for the official kick off for Kindness Day on November 9th. Later that day, we visited Captain R. Wilson for a Kindness Presentation to a Grade 1 class.

 Oct 23, 2012

Kindness Coaches join the Oakville Community Foundation to help spread the kindness in Oakville


The Oakville Community Foundations Random Acts of Kindness Day on November 9th is quickly approaching and Kindness Coaches, Steffi Black and Ivy Sims will be at the annual kick-off Celebration on Wednesday October 24, 2012 to help spread todays relevant and timely message on the importance of being kind.

 Oct 03, 2012

Steffi Black mentioned in article on How to Hire a Life Coach


Need a little direction in your life or career? Is that rut youve been in feeling less like a rough patch and more like a lifestyle? It might be time to call in a professional. http://citi.us/UCvKpk

 Aug 15, 2012

Have You Done Your Life Plan Yet?


Article published in "Connecting To The Month Of Listening" by Ara Wiseman

 Jun 07, 2012

Spreading the Kindness: The Kindness Coaches visit Oakville


How important is kindness to young children? Numerous scientific studies show that acts of kindness result in significant health benefits, both physical and mental. Read More...