At the most recent conference of the Canadian Evaluation Society (CES) in Halifax (May 26-29, 2019), the CES inducted two new Fellows. Cathexis is very proud to congratulate our company’s founder, Martha McGuire, on her induction into the Fellowship this year. The Fellowship recognizes lifetime achievement, service, and prominence in evaluation. Martha is undoubtedly well-deserving… More
We got new digs! Cathexis has relocated a short hop, skip and jump away from our previous location. We’e still near the Bloor-Yonge hub, this time making our home at 121 Bloor St E. Come visit us sometime!
Sharon is a social impact strategist who designs, facilitates, and evaluates collaborative social strategies. She’s also one of our favourite people to work with (and we’re pretty sure she likes working with us, too)! Over a recent salad pot luck, we posed some questions to Sharon. 1. Why do clients seek you out? I’m a… More
Congratulations to our Senior Evaluator Kate, who had a baby boy on the first day of spring. (We expect him to grow up to be an evaluator. No pressure.) And in an accomplishment that deserves almost as large a congratulations, our Finance Officer Kathy was the winner of our highly competitive baby pool. Kathy peered… More
It’s International Women’s Day, and we’d like to take a moment to recognize the terrific women who are the hearts and souls of organizations we work with, and to those helping to improve the lives of women and girls. One of our favourite clients is Up With Women, which helps at-risk women and youth move… More
The Cathexis team recently collaborated on an article with one of our favorite clients (and co-conspirators in the effort to continually improve medical education in Canada), Dr. Ivy Oandasan at the College of Family Physicians of Canada. The article, titled “Twelve tips for improvement-oriented evaluation of competency-based medical education”, has just been published in Medical Teacher,… More