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The Force Awakens

On January 1 I finally went to see Star Wars Episode VII The Force Awakens. Only two weeks since it came out, yet it seems much longer. Too many people posting their comments and reactions to risk exposure to spoilers. … Continue reading

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Being Resourceful and Unstoppable

Two mantras I am applying to having a successful Reboot of my career are i. remember that I am resourceful, and ii. be unstoppable. I’ve taken my game to a new level and I’ve had some positive results in the … Continue reading

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A road less travelled

The other day I was driving back from a meeting I had in Niagara Falls and I decided to take a different route than I usually take. I will sometimes do this as a way to create a sense of … Continue reading

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The Garden City Shake

My home club, Garden City Toastmasters, is not the first club to make a Harlem Shake video. But our video does have the best special effects! A few members had suggested a while ago that we make a Harlem Shake … Continue reading

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Race for Space

In January I wrote a post about Andrew Rader’s quest to win a trip to space through the AXE Apollo Space Academy. That’s AXE as in the brand of male grooming products. Working with one of the first men to … Continue reading

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Arigato, Japan

We know them as cherry blossoms but they are also known as sakura. The first Japanese Somei-Yoshino Cherry Tree was planted in High Park, Toronto, in 1959. Then Japanese ambassador to Canada, Toru Hagiwara, presented the trees on behalf of … Continue reading

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The Conference Experience

I wanted to express my sincere gratitude for your work on the conference, the selection committee and coordinating my family and my involvement with the luncheon. I know these conferences are a lot of work and I thank you for … Continue reading

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