Monthly Archives: October 2015

Is Your Message Positive or Negative?

The recent campaign for the Federal Election in Canada has proven a truth for me whether in the political arena, at work, or in life. Two of the parties stressed what the others could not do, the winning party stressed … Continue reading

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Don’t Wine About Your Market

Ever watch wine experts explain why people drink the wine they buy?  In my opinion this really shows where marketing misses the mark. Oh, look at the legs on that!  The bouquet is exquisite!  I’ve never seen such clarity!  The … Continue reading

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Employment Stress

I feel very fortunate that I have had a rich work life, not rich monetarily necessarily, but rich from the standpoint of always learning and growing.  I enjoyed all of the careers I have had; cartographic draftsman and supervisor, office … Continue reading

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Communication –Keeping Up

Ahh…The first days of fall!  Crisp nights, the fresh dew in the mornings and the changing palate of colour on the landscape.  The kids are back in school and the stories of summer vacations are fading in the morning coffee … Continue reading

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