I don’t always cover unsolicited blog pitches…

In fact, I rarely do. However today it was explained to me that: You may think that just like with many other areas of life men are also paving the way for the development of modern social media, but you’d be wrong. and later on in the pitch: I’m sure your readers will be intrigued […]

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Words to live by

Last weekend I attended a memorial to celebrate the life of Dave Turcke. It was a wonderful bittersweet experience and glad to take away these parting words. RIP Dave, you will be missed by so many.

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How to be awesome: be replaceable

Many people have this silly notion that they need to be irreplaceable. Like their workplace couldn’t function without them. Like they should keep everything secret so if they are not around no one can figure out what they do. Perhaps it’s some form of job security… After you’re gone you’ll be some sort legend because […]

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Giveaway: Private tour and prize pack from CBC!

One of my fondest memories of PR school is when I volunteered with CBC Ottawa for a number of events throughout the summer. For the orientation, the communications team took us around the newsroom which was my first ‘behind-the-scenes’ experience of a television operation, and man, it was cool! The energy and excitement in a […]

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