May 7, 2019

There is a pathological mismatch between the qualities that seduce us in a leader and those that are needed to be an effective leader. Based on research on the psychology of leadership, Chamorro-Premuzic shows that if leaders were selected on competence rather than con...

June 23, 2017

I worked for many companies (Starcom, CBC, PHD Media, National Post, Leo Burnett, Coca Cola)  during my career and i have learned a few lessons about changing jobs and when the best time to leave is.  Knowing when to leave is a skill.  Practically speaking you need to...

The elite world of business is white male and rich.  Yes ceilings are breaking...we have more female CEOs, we are more diverse....but what about our business values?  Type A, extrovert, sales above all, win at all cost, money over everything.   I know all about it...I...

I believe that leadership is a skill that not all have but many can learn.  I have never been a great politician but I strive to be a strong leader (work in progress).  Umber Haque is a coach and business voice that I follow.  Here is one of the many articles he has...

April 18, 2017

Leaving the agency world and moving to a startup has taught me several things that have made me a better leader and a more impactful business person.     Here are my top 5 lessons:

Advertising is a business where we talk.  Tech is where we make.  Lea...

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Hi I am Alex Panousis


I am a mom...advocate and media executive

I work in advertising and media

I am the host of Marketing TO

I love tech advertising and digital

And appreciate different views on multiple topics...

from politics to privacy; to fashion and food

I support people that want to add to our industry...i believe in a contribution culture.

These opinions are my own.

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Toronto, ON, Canada





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