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So today I put my best friend down

And I hope someone will do the same for me. This is probably the hardest thing I have done, and that includes taking my mother off of life support. Tomorrow at 3:00 an animal doctor and her assistant will come … Continue reading

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Perennially broken but OK for now?

As some of you know I share my current life with a couple of beautiful animals. The Golden Retrievers Otis and Saul.  They consume a fair amount of food and about a decade ago I purchased a large plastic bin … Continue reading

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Get an intern from Algonquin Marketing Communications

The marketing communications program at Algonquin College has a six week internship program (March-April), which is a great way to get some extra help and maybe test drive a potential new hire. These guys are generally pretty talented and motivated … Continue reading

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Guest Speakers Wanted 2016

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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Always do the best you can with what you’ve got

June 16 – Today is the anniversary of my father’s passing, his motto: “always do the best you can with what you’ve got” His name was Ted #rip  

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Whatever I say, it won’t be enough…

Originally posted on NuSum:
Today is the 7th anniversary the death of my mother. In remembrance, this is the Eulogy I presented at her funeral.  I am the youngest of three very fortunate boys. We are fortunate because we had many…

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Do something nice today.

Do something nice today. Help repair our friends’ home! via @gofundme http://ow.ly/KWvei

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