Monthly Archives: June 2014

Justice In The Workplace

June 13 I enjoyed my time as a guest presenter along with Ivana Petricone from Arch Disability Law Centre to a well attended lunch and learn with Department of Justice staff. Ivana concluded with a discussion about the implications for … Continue reading

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Thank You BNI (Business Network International) Eastern Ontario/Western Quebec

This was the first year for LiveWorkPlay as a beneficiary of the BNI golf tournament. I had the pleasure of a short speech where I introduced Cooper Gage, who did the real work of helping those in attendance understand what … Continue reading

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What An Honour: The First Rob More Good Life Award

At the LiveWorkPlay Engines of Success recognition banquet on June 5, I had the honour of following Mike and Julie More to announce the first recipient of the Rob More Good Life Award. Rob died tragically in the Ottawa bus-train … Continue reading

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Some Reflections On 20 Years: The World I Never Knew, The World I Want To See

Speaking to the wonderful folks at Rotary Club of West Ottawa, sharing a presentation I’ve never done before. It’s a bit of a test run for 2015 which will be the official 20th anniversary of LiveWorkPlay.

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Coming Together: Talking Transition to Adulthood

June 7, 2014 Organized by Service Coordination, Julie and I will be hoping to inspire in particular family members of young adults who have intellectual disabilities to consider the non-systems possibilities rather than the assumptions of group home and day … Continue reading

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Sharing the RedBlacks Fan Perspective on a Potential CFL Strike

A great time on CBC Ottawa Morning with Hallie Cotnam and fellow RedBlacks fan Zack Woods.  I had a blast talking with Zack and his wife Erika before and after the show. In the past CBC has described me as … Continue reading

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