I am thankful...

I am thankful...

Celebrating Thanksgiving with the rest of Canada I found myself waking up to the rise of the sun and contemplating what being thankful means in my life. Saying thank you is one of the most powerful things you can say in a day. In my early 20's I had a manager who literally said thank you after each thing she asked her staff to do and whenever she interacted with others. Her gracious little act of saying thank you for each little thing has impacted me in so many ways. I 'thank' her for this lesson each day.

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Managing information overload in a 'he' said 'he' said world.

Managing information overload in a 'he' said 'he' said world.

Why is the controversy about truth such an issue these days? It used to be assumed that facts determined the truth. Now the dialogue is dismissing facts for 'sound bites.' As a creative specializing in publication design, this topic has been on my mind a lot. I want the work I do to be professional and of value. Outside of fictional stories, publication media should be validated and authentic. 

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