Aldéa Landry has done many things in her extraordinary career. She is a former chair of the Atlantic Provinces Economic Council (the first woman to occupy the position) as well as being a member of the board of directors of the Bank of Canada and of the Security Intelligence Review Committee.
Aldéa was appointed Queen’s Counsel in 1987 and to the Privy Council of Canada in 2005, she was awarded the Order of Canada in 2006 and received The Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal in 2012.
How does “being like water” help an entrepreneur discover his profitable business model? Chris Nadeau is the founder of Evolving Solutions, a provider of web based and social media tools for small businesses. And a company that recently went through some major changes.
Here are a couple of quotes from the last time I interviewed him, “We were banging our heads against the wall and then a light went on. Everybody needs a website”… “Our motto at the time was, if you risk nothing, you risk everything.”