BA Spotlight: Brooklynn Winch

by | Mar 11, 2024 | Benefits Alliance Spotlight

This week we’re learning more about Brooklyn Winch at The Winch Group

Where in Canada are you based?

Waterford, Ontario

Please introduce yourself in 10 words or less.

An eager & determined working mom always looking to learn and meet new people.

Which Member Firm do you work with?

The Winch Group

What excites you about being an advisor?

Helping employers find the best solutions for their employees, particularly those with ongoing health concerns and in need of a variety of supports.

How do you define success?

Success looks different in every situation, but for me, a general guideline is setting goals and meeting or surpassing them.

What are the biggest challenges to being an entrepreneur?

Staying on top of self-education to ensure I’m familiar with the most up to date information, innovative strategies, and what peers may be offering so I can ensure I’m bringing the best solutions to our clients.

How do you manage work/life balance?

Work/life balance is very important to me as a mom of 2-year-old twins. I utilize lists upon lists help keep me organized and on top of everything – both business and personal. Ensuring I take time to do personal activities and spend time with my family makes it more enjoyable to come back to a work space mind and allows more efficiency and productivity in the long run.

What books/resources do you recommend that every business person should check out?

Peers, coworkers and others in the industry are the best source of knowledge sharing, in my opinion.
If I could recommend one book to anyone, not specifically business related – The Last Lecture by Randy Pausch.

What advice would you give to people who want to become an advisor?

Go for it! Make sure to have a plan of action and “go to” resources beforehand.

If your friends/family/colleagues were to give you an award, what would it be for?

Either Over Organization or Queen of Multitasking.

If someone would make a documentary about you, what would be the title?

Former hockey player turned working mom life & health advisor.



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