Category Archives: Personal Growth

Spring Has Sprung And The Sap Is Running … ;~)

The snow and ice, which can be pretty daunting (as the pic below shows) have been gone from the Humber Trail for about a month now (since early March) and I’m back to running my favourite sections and routes. The … Continue reading

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MaRS Development District

“MaRS is where science, technology and social entrepreneurs get the help they need. Where all kinds of people meet to spark new ideas. And where a global reputation for innovation is being earned, one success story at a time.” It’s … Continue reading

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Another In the Category Of: “What Doesn’t Kill You Makes You Stronger”

Yesterday (Tuesday, October 19), I attended the “Small Business Forum 2010″ at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre (organized by: Enterprise Toronto). Austin Hill, serial Canadian entrepreneur, gave a very interesting and inspiring presentation sharing his story, learnings, and sincere advice. … Continue reading

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“I’m No Good With Names … But I never Forget A Face”

At last night’s PMI-SOC Monthly Meeting, the guest speaker was Bob Gray, a very engaging, entertaining, and effective speaker. With humour, compelling examples and audience participation exercises – and there had to be close to 200 people there – Bob … Continue reading

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How To Be Successful: 8 Traits of Successful People

In a most captivating and entertaining presentation on May 18, 2010, Richard St. John spoke to Schulich students and alumni about “8 Traits the World’s Most Successful People Have in Common”. Richard has achieved broad recognition for his work including … Continue reading

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Now Reading: “What Would Google Do?” by Jeff Jarvis

Now Reading: “What Would Google Do?” by Jeff Jarvis Over the winding course of human history, change and innovation have come in waves, some small, some large, some huge. The exponential growth, technical and functional innovation, deepening penetration and influence … Continue reading

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Shift Happens – R U Evergreen?

Hi, Recently, I came across a newsletter article that I had written (many) years ago, here is an excerpt … “Unrelenting, gut-wrenching change dominates business in Toronto, Canada and in the world. Even as the corporate grave-yards fill and the … Continue reading

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