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Each week on “I’m a Millionaire, So Now What?”, Colleen O’Connell-Campbell, Wealth Advisor at RBC Dominion Securities, delivers inspirational stories and practical advice to self-made millionaires and wealthy families. With a focus on financial planning and wealth management strategies, Colleen and her guests cover the critical issues that truly matter to you, including succession strategies, family business governance tips, how to cope with fundraiser fatigue, finding your purpose after losing your family business, and much more.

Feb 19, 2019

 

Cathy Thompson is the Founder of Beyond the Classroom, a company that offers in-home K-12 tutoring for students in Ontario. She is a world-renowned expert in youth education, resiliency, and wellness. Cathy inspires children through pioneering work to help today’s youth developed life skills, confidence, and academia. She is a consultant, trainer, and speaker presenting at events and conferences on the topic of mental health, specifically young women and depression. As an award-winning entrepreneur, she has launched six successful business ventures and currently mentors other women in business, helping them to develop sustainable, profitable, and meaningful companies.

 

Cathy joins me today to share her entrepreneurial journey and her work in education and children’s health and wellness. She reveals how her companies and those she partners with are helping young people and business women. She also shares her feelings on creating a franchise and how she has re-invented the franchise model to meet her needs and values.

 

 

 

“When you take risks, you risk some failures, but it is always learning.” - Cathy Thompson

 

 

 

Today on I’m A Millionaire...So, Now What?:

 

  • What inspired her to become a serial entrepreneur.
  • Her partnerships with Simply Blossoming and Beyond the Studio.
  • The lessons she has learned through failures and how she overcame them.
  • How Beyond the Classroom developed franchises to help more people.
  • Why it is vital to imagine and build a franchise the way you see it.
  • Her background in addiction and youth mental health.
  • How Beyond the Classroom is unique through its understanding that learning doesn’t take place in isolation.
  • Easy ways to make a difference in a child’s life through 40 developmental assets identified by the Search Institute.

 

 

Cathy Thompson’s Fun Frank Advice for Self-Made Millionaires & Wealthy Families:

 

  • One thing that a lot of business owners don’t embrace is meditation. The universe is always trying to give us messages, and I believe there are no coincidences, so when an opportunity arises, tap into it using meditation.

 

 

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