Category Archives: Me

What is #SUP? Say that fast three times!

I did the StandUp for CHEO fundraiser yesterday. One word for it: Awesome! For those who don’t know what Stand Up Paddling is, it’s basically a surfboard with a long paddle. It sounds easy but it’s a bit tricky at first … Continue reading

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How do you measure up?

“What gets measured gets done.” –Peter F. Drucker, management icon This is true. I can tell you from experience. From following a training plan for a race to a “diet”, measuring tangibles tracks your progress. I’ve gotten back to weighing … Continue reading

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#Crowdsource your life!

I try to practice what I preach. Since I’ve been involved with crowdsourcing for the past year or so, I’ve incorporated it into my day-to-day. If I’m looking for a good restaurant in a new city, I usually post something … Continue reading

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Bonne fete du Canada à tous! Happy Canuck Day!

That’s the one nice thing about Canada, you can be cool in French or English! I might not be as Canadian as this guy: But I think I’m a pretty good candidate. I’m fluently bilingual and I’ve lived in numerous … Continue reading

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What is a #TweetUp?

When I tell people about one of my favourite subjects these days (tweetups), I usually get the same response: What is that? So I thought I would answer it once and for all! Okay, maybe not but here is my … Continue reading

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Is science flawed?

I must admit. I’m a geek. I read a lot of articles, most of them on running, and most of them refer to studies. And some of them contradict each other. Interesting… So is science flawed? How can midfoot striking … Continue reading

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Book review: #Unmarketing by Scott Stratten

Do you enjoy being marketed to or being beat over the head with marketing messages? I didn’t think so…. I recently finished the great book outlined above and it’s all about going back to basics in the marketing world. The concept … Continue reading

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