Category Archives: Marketing & Communication

Have a story to tell that will help 20 somethings transition into professional communicators?

From January to March I teach a course entitled Professional Practice, which is part of the Advertising and Marketing Communications Management Program at Algonquin College. This is a program that I graduated from when typewriters were the norm, and which … Continue reading

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Guest speakers wanted – 2019

Have a story to tell? From January to March I teach a course entitled Professional Practice, which is part of the Advertising and Marketing Communications Management Program at Algonquin College. This is a program that I graduated from when typewriters … Continue reading

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So what’s with the ducks?

  Those of you that have been to my office know that I seem to have an obsession with ducks, particularly the bathtub kind. My collection of rubber, plastic, glass and paper ducks was mostly accumulated a few years ago … Continue reading

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Guest Speakers Wanted 2017

As many of you know, in addition to working in Open Government, I teach a course entitled Professional Practice,which is part of the Advertising and Marketing Communications Management Program at Algonquin College. A program that I graduated from when typewriters were … Continue reading

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You can change culture now: 3 essential truths for public service leaders

Three profound truths that I discovered at a red light one day… Continue reading

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Guest speakers wanted 2015

As many of you know, in addition to consulting I often teach part-time. This winter I am doing a course entitled Professional Practice,which is part of the Advertising and Marketing Communications Management Program at Algonquin College. A program that I … Continue reading

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Guest speakers wanted

As many of you know, in addition to consulting I often teach part-time. This winter I am doing a course entitled Professional Practice,which is part of the Advertising and Marketing Communications Program at Algonquin College. A program that I graduated … Continue reading

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Guest Speakers Wanted

Update: December 13, 2013 I will be doing this again in the new year, if you are interested, let me know.———————————————————– As many of you know I sometimes teach part time. This winter I am doing a course entitled Professional … Continue reading

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Licence to innovate

This slide has proven to be popular with clients so I thought I would share it in case you need to sell Web 2.0 or innovation inside the Government of Canada. One client made a small license size version, maybe … Continue reading

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A friend of a friend of a friend

I was part of an interesting information chain the other day and wanted to share it. No surprise to those of you that know me, I was walking the dogs and received an email on my phone from a colleague … Continue reading

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