Gen Why

in Blogroll, Food For Thought

What is your idea of a perfect world? It’s a simple question, it’s a question worth asking, and it’s a question Gen Why wants YOU to answer. The Gen Why Media Project is a movement towards hope.  Their mission is to bring the Generation Y population (ie: the tech-savvy generation born after Generation X that Read More ››

Book Marketing, PR Meetings in NYC, and Toronto

in Blogroll, Project Updates

I just got back from meeting with Random House (American publisher, May 4) in New York City, and Penguin Books (Canadian publisher, Mar 28) in Toronto. We were discussing ideas for upcoming book release of The One-Week Job Project, and how best to market it. I invited my mom, sister, and baby niece to come Read More ››

An Idea Worth Sharing

in Blogroll, Food For Thought, Reflections

Happy New Year – I wish you all the best for 2010! “One Day” – Matisyahu One Day sometimes I lay under the moon and thank God I’m breathing then I pray don’t take me soon I am here for a reason sometimes in my tears I drown but I never let it get me Read More ››

Josh Shipp answers, "How do I deal with being labeled?"

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Josh Shipp is a motivational speaker, teen expert, all around cool guy who is up to some pretty awesome stuff. He has a DVD out today that helps teens deal with being labeled and finding their identity. It goes on sale today. Check out the trailer here.

Apprenticeship Career Connections – Skilled Trades Fair

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If you live in the Greater Toronto Area and are interested in finding out more about a career in the trades industry, check out this free skilled trades fair: Apprenticeship Career Connections International Centre, 6900 Airport Road, Mississauga Oct. 28th, 10:00am – 7:30pm

Book Review – Imagine: A Vagabond Story

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Grant Lingel recently sent me a copy of his new book, Imagine: A Vagabond Story. Here is an excerpt: “We all felt the walls and barriers of our lives crushing us and knew change was necessary. Not out of fear of the ‘real world’ but out of curiosity for a new world. I never thought Read More ››

Don't know what to do? Do something!

in Blogroll, Finding Your Passion

If you don’t know who Seth Godin is, get to know him. In every blog post, he provides value. Just graduated, and can’t find a job? Read this recent post by Seth, Graduate school for unemployed college students. Reading Seth’s post reminded of a conversation I had when I was a Radio DJ in Week Read More ››