Month: September 2009

Social media hints and tips


It’s official – I’m giving a presentation about the social web at a Canadian Women in Communications workshop on October 21. This is a Winnipeg event being held at The District meaning, thank the Lord, I get to guzzle a glass of wine before my presentation. Yey. I’ll be giving hints and tips about using the social web with practical applications you can take back to the office and use right away. Date: Wednesday, October […]

Getting things done at work: wise words from a great mentor

Digital & Online

Many moons ago when I was first working I took a job with Community Service Volunteers (CSV) in England. In fact, I held several positions with them working up from admin assistant to press officer over a two-year period. For much of that time my boss was a woman named Rebecca Rendle. Sadly we haven’t been in touch for years. Rebecca was director of corporate affairs. CSV is a big volunteering charity in the UK. […]