2 cents to capitalize on

Have you ever worked with an ideas person? You know, the kind that would double the length of meetings if only to go on and on about their multitude of musings?
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This blog is for those musings of mine.
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I’d love to say it has a focus, however, it is not written for a purposeful topic, but for a purpose in itself: sharing.
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Follow along if you would like to capitalize on my shared 2 cents, which may be invested in:
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– relationship advice
– health & wellness
– graphic design (free images)
– sustainability
– career development
– creative indulgence
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Sharing is good.
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That is all.

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2 cents to capitalize on

Have you ever worked with an ideas person? You know, the kind that would double the length of meetings if only to go on and on about their multitude of musings?
*
This blog is for those musings of mine.
*
I’d love to say it has a focus, however, it is not written for a purposeful topic, but for a purpose in itself: sharing.
*
Follow along if you would like to capitalize on my shared 2 cents, which may be invested in:
*
– relationship advice
– health & wellness
– graphic design (free images)
– sustainability
– career development
– creative indulgence
*
*
Sharing is good.
*
That is all.

Featured / One comment

Follow the real me: why authenticity is critical for leaders

Incorporating authenticity into leadership is the only option. Here’s why: Our society has progressed from trusting our governments and corporations, to forwardly doubting their intentions on the outset. It is easy to understand why if you examine the last 100 years of history, and account for

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Follow the real me: why authenticity is critical for leaders

Incorporating authenticity into leadership is the only option. Here’s why: Our society has progressed from trusting our governments and corporations, to forwardly doubting their intentions on the outset. It is easy to understand why if you examine the last 100 years of history, and account for

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Meet my love child: Decades After Paris

In previous blog articles, I expressed dismay in the loss of trust that love can be genuine and safe. And while it is true that we are all vulnerable when we open ourselves to loving another, feeling safe in love is the most beautiful, rewarding experience.

Meet my love child: Decades After Paris

In previous blog articles, I expressed dismay in the loss of trust that love can be genuine and safe. And while it is true that we are all vulnerable when we open ourselves to loving another, feeling safe in love is the most beautiful, rewarding experience.

The “Afterlife”

As a parent, I feel it is important to give my son hope for the future. It creates an opening for him to see value in growing and flourishing and contributing something positive. If we are damned, what’s the point?

The “Afterlife”

As a parent, I feel it is important to give my son hope for the future. It creates an opening for him to see value in growing and flourishing and contributing something positive. If we are damned, what’s the point?

Solving the enigma of the decline in the use of my favourite holiday word: su·per·flu·ous

According to the Google results for defining the word “superfluous,” which means “surplus (to requirements), nonessential, redundant, unneeded, excess, extra,” the use of this word has been in decline steadily since the 1800s. Superfluous has become one of my very

Solving the enigma of the decline in the use of my favourite holiday word: su·per·flu·ous

According to the Google results for defining the word “superfluous,” which means “surplus (to requirements), nonessential, redundant, unneeded, excess, extra,” the use of this word has been in decline steadily since the 1800s. Superfluous has become one of my very

BC Sustainable Energy Association

Democratic muscle: keep it in shape with the BCSEA speaker series on Federal election climate policy issues

Now, with the municipal election excitement done, let’s keep that democratic muscle in shape: get informed on Federal election platform issues.

The BC Sustainable Energy Association speaker series is a fantastic way to get up to speed on policy issues related to climate change.

Monday, November 17 at 7pm in downtown Victoria:

In this presentation, Andrew Pape-Salmon, professional engineer and senior energy specialist with RDH Building Engineering Ltd., will highlight examples of super-efficient new building construction and “deep energy retrofits” in the Pacific Northwest region. He will also profile government policy best practices in the region, setting examples that could be enhanced through federal government policy.

BC Sustainable Energy Association

Democratic muscle: keep it in shape with the BCSEA speaker series on Federal election climate policy issues

Now, with the municipal election excitement done, let’s keep that democratic muscle in shape: get informed on Federal election platform issues.

The BC Sustainable Energy Association speaker series is a fantastic way to get up to speed on policy issues related to climate change.

Monday, November 17 at 7pm in downtown Victoria:

In this presentation, Andrew Pape-Salmon, professional engineer and senior energy specialist with RDH Building Engineering Ltd., will highlight examples of super-efficient new building construction and “deep energy retrofits” in the Pacific Northwest region. He will also profile government policy best practices in the region, setting examples that could be enhanced through federal government policy.

#Hack4good final results!

Wow. This is overdue. But you know what? I’m not going to beat myself up over it… the final results of the Geeklist #Hack4good hackathon against climate change were plenty available if you really cared to look it up… Actually,

#Hack4good final results!

Wow. This is overdue. But you know what? I’m not going to beat myself up over it… the final results of the Geeklist #Hack4good hackathon against climate change were plenty available if you really cared to look it up… Actually,

Ouch! Energy Industry Talk Secretly Taped – NYTimes.com

Would you like to understand how those in support of a healthy and prosperous future with a stable climate communicate about climate change and related issues? What motivates them and what they hope for you? You can find it all

Ouch! Energy Industry Talk Secretly Taped – NYTimes.com

Would you like to understand how those in support of a healthy and prosperous future with a stable climate communicate about climate change and related issues? What motivates them and what they hope for you? You can find it all

Halloween fun: SpongeBob Squarepants jack-o-lantern

I’ve recently discovered the joy of SpongeBob Squarepants with my 9 year old son. This show is ridiculous and a total escape from reality… With just enough parallel to real adult life to make it totally worthwhile. I’m not a

Halloween fun: SpongeBob Squarepants jack-o-lantern

I’ve recently discovered the joy of SpongeBob Squarepants with my 9 year old son. This show is ridiculous and a total escape from reality… With just enough parallel to real adult life to make it totally worthwhile. I’m not a

A Refresher on Storytelling 101

I love this story telling formula! My favourite part is the silence. I try and make a point of thanking speakers when they provide pause. It is important for letting lessons and feeling set in to the audience.

A Refresher on Storytelling 101

I love this story telling formula! My favourite part is the silence. I try and make a point of thanking speakers when they provide pause. It is important for letting lessons and feeling set in to the audience.

‘Shoulders’ by Shane Koyczan and The Short Story Long – YouTube

Yes, yes, yes. Key message here for those of us spending our lives – our limited lives – building the “we.” “Our stories may differ but our goal is the same.” …Also, “Don’t fuck with the bees.” via ‘Shoulders’ by

‘Shoulders’ by Shane Koyczan and The Short Story Long – YouTube

Yes, yes, yes. Key message here for those of us spending our lives – our limited lives – building the “we.” “Our stories may differ but our goal is the same.” …Also, “Don’t fuck with the bees.” via ‘Shoulders’ by

Communal Fridge: a lesson about humanity (and climate action)

Once upon a time there was a fridge shared by 40 super heroes on a team working to save the world from the climate crisis. The busy state of this team addressing the crisis lead to a new one: communal fridge syndrome.

Communal Fridge: a lesson about humanity (and climate action)

Once upon a time there was a fridge shared by 40 super heroes on a team working to save the world from the climate crisis. The busy state of this team addressing the crisis lead to a new one: communal fridge syndrome.