The High School Reunion

Fifty years ago Dakota High School in Winnipeg opened its doors. I became a student there four years later. The 50th anniversary of the opening of the school held recently was cause for a celebration and I became integrally involved with one of the main events. That involvement brought me in touch with a multitude of former grads.

To reconnect with so many people who shared a common bond from our past was a lot of fun and this bond turned ...

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Creating Golden Memories

Creating Golden Memories

I have been home from our bridge adventure for three weeks. There has been some catch up to other parts of my life but the residual effect of St. Louis is still noticeable. My friends and I refer to the trip with such fondness. The special part about living an experience to the fullest is that you carry it with you for such a long time afterwards. I have been asked often, “How was St. Louis?“ ...

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The Power of a Team

The Power of a Team

In Winnipeg this week, I was privileged to be part of the organizing committee of the Canadian Association of Professional Speakers (CAPS) national convention. What a rewarding experience! The afterglow of a successful venture is being felt by everyone involved. I truly believe there will be long-lasting benefits to our local Chapter of professional speakers because of the success of this convention.

What is it about working on a project that brings people closer together? There are ...

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