CES Ontario will be holding their AGM this week with a special learning event (Thinking Visually: An Introduction to Data & Information Visualization)   We are excited to see what CES Ontario has been up to since the last AGM and to learn some new data visualization techniques.   Hope to see you all there! […]

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With the CES 2016 Conference less than a week away, Cathexis Consulting would like to wish the 3 student case competition finalist teams good luck on their presentations next week. Check out the CES Conference website for details on seeing the competition in person.

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We’re counting down the days to the National Canadian Evaluation Society (CES) conference in St. John’s Newfoundland (June 5-8).  Great theme this year – Evaluation on the edge. Rochelle is presenting on the Evaluations that Make a Difference: Stories from around the world project.  She will share stories of evaluations that have led to changes […]

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We’ve moved!

Published on May 5, 2016 in Buzz, Events, News

Cathexis has found a new home.  We are now located at 34 Park Road, Toronto, ON, M4W 2N4.  This location is just steps away from Yonge and Bloor.   We’re incredibly excited about our space. Thought we’d share a few photos:   Our new office:                     […]

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See you at AEA 2015!

Published on November 3, 2015 in Buzz, Events, News, Workshops & Presentations

          Cathexis is very excited to announce Rochelle Zorzi, along with colleagues  Martha McGuire, and Burt Perrin will be presenting Exemplary Evaluations that Make a Difference: Stories from Around the World at the American Evaluation Association Annual Conference in Chicago, Illinois November 12th, 2015. Their presentation focuses on examples from selected […]

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Cathexis @ CES Conference 2015

Published on April 24, 2015 in Buzz, Events, News

        With the 36th Canadian Evaluation Conference set to take place in Montreal, Québec this year, Cathexis is proud to be a sponsor and participant of this annual event.  The theme of the conference is “Evaluation for the world we want.” What a perfect theme given that 2015 has been proclaimed as the International […]

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Cathexis Receives the 2014 PRISM Award!

Published on March 13, 2015 in Buzz, Events, News

  On February 18, 2015 Cathexis Consulting was honoured to be awarded the 2014 PRISM Award for small business by the International Coach Federation (ICF). During the ICF-Toronto chapter’s annual conference, Rochelle and Melissa were on hand to accept this prestigious award on behalf of Cathexis. The ICF Toronto PRISM Award is presented by the […]

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International Year of Evaluation

Published on February 6, 2015 in Buzz, Events, News

The International Year of Evaluation is Here! When is it? Now! 2015 was officially declared as the International Year of Evaluation (EvalYear) at the Third International Conference on National Evaluation Capacities held in Brazil in 2013. What is it?The goal of designating 2015 as the EvalYear is to advocate and promote evaluation and evidence-based policy […]

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The 2014 Canadian Evaluation Society Ontario (CES-ON) Annual General Meeting and Learning Event focused on storytelling and evaluation.  This is one of our firm’s favourite areas of interest as stories help bring evaluation to life! It’s worth checking out the presentation slides from the various presenters to see the different perspectives on how storytelling and […]

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Are you planning on attending CES-Ontario’s Annual General Meeting and Learning Event on October 7th? The Cathexis team will be there in full force and we’re looking forward to seeing both new and familiar faces. If you see a Cathexis-er in the crowd, please give us a wave or pop over and say hello, because […]

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The annual Canadian Evaluation Society national conference is taking place in beautiful Ottawa this year over June 15-18, 2014.  We look forward to sharing and learning with our evaluation colleagues from across the country and beyond. Check out the conference website for more information. If you’re in attendance, consider adding these sessions involving Cathexis-ers (in […]

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Adina Jacobson, Senior Consultant at Cathexis, will be making her Ottawa lunch & learn presentation debut by sharing her knowledge on NVivo, a qualitative analysis software. If you’re curious and want to learn more, please attend this lunchtime presentation on April 22, 2014. Here are more details on what you can expect… Yes, computers can […]

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At the 2013 Canadian Evaluation Society Conference, Martha McGuire and Melissa McGuire of Cathexis, along with Charene Gillis, formerly of the Accessibility Directorate of Ontario (ADO), shared their experience developing quality of life performance measures in a consultative way.   The ADO is interested in knowing whether the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act is really […]

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AEA…Here we come!

Published on July 17, 2013 in Buzz, Events, News

Cathexis is excited to be represented at the 2013 American Evaluation Association’s (AEA) Conference by two sessions: Making the development of performance indicators a transformational experience (Martha McGuire) Shared measurement strategies: How to help different organizations measure the same thing in the same ways (Adina Jacobson, Melissa McGuire and Rochelle Zorzi)   If you haven’t […]

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Martha and Melissa will be presenting with Charene Gillies from the Accessibility Directorate of Ontario (ADO) on Developing Performance Measures Through a Consultative Process. Aligning with the Canadian Evaluation Society (CES) conference theme of “Evaluation Across Boundaries”, the presentation will share an approach that supported developing quality of life indicators that were meaningful to people […]

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2010 CES Conference – Ontario Chapter

Published on September 29, 2010 in Buzz, Events

Please join us at 2010 CES Conference Ontario Chapter held in Toronto (ON). We will present 2 workshops: Priority Sort: An Approach to Participatory Decision-Making Utilization-Focused Writing For more information, please go to our Workshops & Presentations page.

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2010 CES National Conference

Published on April 1, 2010 in Events

During the 2010 Canadian Evaluation Society national conference held in Victoria (BC) we welcomed Cathexis Consulting’s Martha McGuire as the new CES president. We also presented 2 papers: Evaluator Compensation: Survey Findings Introduction to AutoRegressive Inegrated Moving Average (ARIMA) Models And 1 workshop: Priority Sort: An Approach to Participatory Decision-Making For more information, please go […]

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