Besides In-Person, What Works Best for Conducting Focus Groups and Interviews?

January 6, 2021

By Gerda Zonruiter, Senior Research & Evaluation Consultant at CfOE Have you ever wondered about the best way to connect with clients, staff, community partners.

Leading in the Time of COVID 19

April 8, 2020

The Centre for Organizational Effectiveness was honoured to spend some time with over 170 seasoned, new and aspiring leaders who participated in our webinar “Leadership.

Celebrating 20 years with gratitude and looking forward with a new service offering!

February 7, 2020

“When I started my journey as a leader/manager, I recall moments of reflecting on things that I was learning “on the job”, that courses I’d.

Innovation Works!

August 12, 2019

We are sometimes asked “where are your offices?”. The answer is that we work all over! Our Centre is virtual, and we have associates across.

Spinning Something from Nothing

June 20, 2019

This post was contributed by Keri, Senior Consultant at CfOE. At Fanshawe College’s convocation this year, there were hundreds of graduates finishing one part of.


February 19, 2019

This post was contributed by Gerda, Senior Researcher at CfOE. BetterEvaluation is one of my favourite “go to” websites for evaluation resources.  This site has a.

Our Team is Growing!

January 18, 2019

The Centre for Organizational Effectiveness was founded in 2000 by Maria Sánchez-Keane. Over the years the Centre has had the opportunity to have some amazing, skilled.

In Gratitude

December 21, 2018

During challenging times, it can be harder to keep holding on to hope. As we pause during this season of reflection and light, we are.

Good News to Share with You

November 1, 2018

We have incredible news from two of our projects that we want to share with you! First, this excellent news from the YMCA of Southwestern.

Health Links: Coordinated Care for Best Client Outcomes

October 15, 2018

What a pleasure it has been working with Health Links of Lambton County Lake Huron! The project we undertook with them was to create communication.

Stronger Together for Lasting Impact

June 28, 2018

The YMCAs across Southwestern Ontario and the YMCA of Western Ontario are becoming one YMCA! For the past year we have had the opportunity to work with.

SGYAIML ~ So glad you are in my life!

April 27, 2018

It helps now and then, to take a step back and realize that the vision of creating an equitable, just, loving world for all is.

Safe Consumption Sites May Be Coming to London

February 2, 2018

The opioid crisis in our community, across our province and our nation is troubling. The impact of this crisis and the complexity of attending to.


November 17, 2016

I love it when organizations work on the edge – pushing us to see things differently, trying something new for those who are often voiceless.  The.

Project wins Quality Award!

September 17, 2016

Organizations in Huron & Perth Counties have a way of making things happen!  They focus relentlessly on a Better Way and then through dialogue and.