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Losing Yourself In A World Full of Constant Communication

In the last 2 weeks, I heard three different people say to me: “You remembered that? Wow, most people don’t remember such small details about my life. I’m impressed!” My immediate reaction was to say: “Oh, why not?” It seemed almost absurd to me that someone would forget such interesting details about another person’s life. … Continue reading

Career & Work / Personal / Reflection

It’s Another #tywlife Year! (Intro – A Flashback Memory & Reminder)

Two weeks later… I’m finally getting around to typing my birthday reflection. (Testament to how busy I’ve been.) It’s funny I say that… because growing up, I’ve always been reminded to “stop and smell the roses.” Sometimes I wonder if I have been. Truthfully, I have to say I have. I thank my partner for that. … Continue reading

Conference Notes

Summary Notes from @SpurFest #spur15 – “Alone, Together: A Civic Life in the Digital Age” [Appel Salon Series]

Tonight, I had the luxury of spending my Thursday evening in a room filled with Torontonians curious about learning more and engaging on the topic of digital connectedness. Upon reviewing the event details for tonight’s panel discussion, I was immediately reminded of the books: Hamlet’s BlackBerry” (William Powers) and “The Circle” (Tom Eggers). The topic of technology … Continue reading