Monthly Archives: August 2014

Lazy Sunday Afternoon

Labour Day weekend in Canada is basically about football games, end of summer camping trip or last minute shopping for school supplies.  On the Island it is pretty laid back except for this year no last minute back to school … Continue reading

Posted in Disability, Personal Life, Politics | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment

Change – A Five Stages Process

I was just reading an article by by Tucker Max.  For those of you that don’t know who he is you can always check his website but in many ways he is the Hunter S. Thompson of the digital age. … Continue reading

Posted in Entrepreneurship, Non-profits, Social media | Tagged , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Life is a Beach!

I am sure everyone has heard the saying “Life is a beach” which is really a derivative of a much negative saying.  But somewhere along the line someone took the negativity out of the “life is a bitch” originating statement … Continue reading

Posted in Disability, Personal Life | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Changing the Way We Think of Charity!

Charities and goodwill are changing, not only in Canada, but worldwide.  And they are changing for a wide range of reasons, some good and some bad.  Canada is now experiencing what has been referred to as “charity chill“.  Charities who … Continue reading

Posted in Entrepreneurship, Non-profits, Social media | Tagged , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Who Says Charity Has to be Non-Profit?

Where is it written that organizations who want to provide charitable work have to be a non-profit?  It isn’t.  It was 1966 before charities were asked to file returns on their activities and to register with the Minister of National … Continue reading

Posted in Entrepreneurship, Non-profits, Social media | Tagged , , , , , , | 1 Comment