Joanna graduated from the University of Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada.
She obtained a Bachelor of Management Degree, with Distinction, at the age of 50, which says it's never to late to begin something new.
Former Forensic Accountant.
Prior Accountant Engagement Lead of QuickBooks; Intuit.
Award winning Public Speaker.
Executive Business Coach.
Founder of CastleTrain Group Inc. 2007.
And, her clients call Joanna their Corporate Mom!
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What Clients Think
Joanna's been a business consultant to my company since I started. My company's now nationwide and Joanna has coached me through tough decisions, growth planning and she's helped me recognize many opportunities. Most of all, she has helped me keep more money in my pocket. 'Your best friend is your pocket book', she always says and she is right about that. Plus, she's great to work with. Vince K.
I discovered that Joanna was able to help us with our new company that's been undeniably the best first steps we could have made. We've come to rely on her wealth of knowledge, her friendly; professional manner and straight forward approach. Larry B.
Joanna's key strength is her broad knowledge in all facets of business. From marketing and promotion to finance and operations. Joanna is an energetic visionary, firmly grounded in the reality of corporate finance; providing strong leadership skills. Ron P.
Joanna's knowledge, insight and strategic planning have been critical in the success of my business and our family group of companies. Her accomplishments and dedication to her clients is surpassed only by her competence and professionalism. She has mentored both me and other staff wisely. So, there is no other person that I would trust with our valuable information. She's our most cherished consultant. KC.
Joanna has and continues to be instrumental in the financial strategies I utilize. I consider Joanna intelligent, creative and extremely knowledgeable in her pursuits. Her tenacity and drive have garnered her industry respect and accolades. Timothy A.
Joanna's direct and honest manner and helpful advice, inspired me. Joanna has proven to me, time and again, that she holds my best interest at heart. I have complete trust in our relationship. She doesn't mince words or candy coat realities; she simple tells it like it is. Suzan N.
Discover the value of being a Mental Giant!
QUESTION Who is the Engine of Survival?
ANSWER You. As the Engine of Survival, you have an intangible power hidden just beneath your surface; the power to influence, a strong suit that gives you the ability to shape the outcome of any situation; a key strength in business.
QUESTION What is my greatest asset?
ANSWER Your mind. Mindset goes to the outcome of the game. In other words, it's what you carve out of it. And, although business takes place in the World of Commerce, see it as a game; the Corporate Game of Chess© and play to win!
QUESTION What if I fail?
ANSWER Failure is part of success. If you experience failure, you have the power to begin again; resurrection; the great come-back in business!
QUESTION Who is responsible for the success of my Business?
ANSWER The success or failure of your business remains with you. You are King of your world; but, even a King needs help.