Everyday, we are all faced with choices about how we interact with other people and the world around us. I’ve always been curious about how people engage with each other. For as long as I can remember I’ve been an observer of relationships. And, more recently, I’ve often wondered about the impact of technology on our relationships with each other.
I would imagine that we’ve all noticed that cell phone use impacts how we connect (or don’t) with each other. And, for this article (and breakfast presentation), I thought it would be interesting to explore a recently identified and named (2012) behaviour called *Phubbing*.Read more
In 2016, 16.4% (3 million) of Ontario’s population was 65 years and older. By 2041, it is projected that 25% (4.6 million) of Ontario’s population will be 65 years and older. This period in Canada’s history has been described as a health care crisis. We know that people are living longer than ever so there is a huge demand for senior care.Read more
Recreational Cannabis will soon be legal in Canada. The current anticipated date is October 17, 2018. As a result, everyone is talking about Cannabis. Here’s some information about medical Cannabis and travelling to the U.S.Read more
The goal of the YES Mentorship Program is to connect YES clients to Industry Leaders (expert mentors) in order to build capacity, employability, networks and foster entrepreneurship in young people through establishing supportive, caring and trusting relationships with mentors.Read more
Networking and speaking to people outside of my traditional circle provided me with a broader perspective and suggestions I had not yet taken into account.Read more
“Does having a first meeting with a divorce lawyer mean that your marriage is over ?”
The client – Joan – has delayed coming in to see the divorce lawyer – Liz Smith for – for precisely this reason. Joan is not ready yet to end the marriage. Also, Joan thinks she will have to retain Liz for the whole case if she decides to proceed. Both assumptions are incorrect, for the following reasons...Read more