Mr. Tratch has passion, energy and experience and thus shares his opinions (not advice) which he hopes can help in the areas of:- increase probabilities of success, - promote collaboration & consistency, and- improve management of risk and change.

This should directly result in both a "work" and "personal life" environment that has lower levels of stress and anxiety - and more fun.

This Blog was developed with the objective to share personal opinions related to "Tools, Tips or Thoughts". Please use them and share globally to promote Better Business, the Project Management Profession and Frameworks that can improve life.

Mr. Tratch believes in simple ways to work and remember things, so mantras and acronyms are a great tool that he supports use of (e.g. P3TV or STC,QRC,RIPS,SCEF,RR)

Mr. Tratch bases his posts on both knowledge (study and read the books) and experience (do the work in accordance to the books).  He holds degrees in Biology (B.Sc.) and Agriculture (Deans List) (B.S.A.) and is a certified Professional Agrologist (P.Ag.). 

He holds certifications in areas of:

  • Market Entry Strategy (FITT)
  • Project Management (PMP)
  • Quality Management (ISO 9000)
  • Auditing (ISO 9000)
  • Process Management (Six Sigma)
  • Construction (Journeyman)
  • Mechanics (JDU)
  • Wastewater Collection & Treatment (SWWA)
  • Public Speaking (Toastmasters)

He is also trained in areas of:

  • Construction/Manufacturing
  • Multiple Softwares and Databases
  • Leadership and EQ
  • Organizational Structure and Design
  • Project and Business Maturity Systems

Ongoing growth and collaboration from this blog is also enabled through the multiple Research & Development partnerships Mr. Tratch has with Universities, Colleges, Institutes, Entrepreneurs and Government Organizations.

Mr. Tratch started his first business in 1998 with a focus on consulting and product distribution for water and agricultural based products.  The evolution of Mr. Tratch’s business has lead to the set up of Galex Group as a parent company to maximize synergies of Subsidiary Companies ( 

He can be contacted at  in Saskatoon, SK, Canada.