50 things I’ve learned 2 years into running a business and non-profit

It’s been 2 years since my graduation from OCAD University, where I completed a 4-year degree program. Although I’ve been running ACCESS since high school (our 8 year anniversary was March 2014) and started freelancing (Daniel Design, which later transformed into Now Creative Group) throughout university, the past 2 years I’ve been completely “full-time” (aka […]

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Speaking at Be Good Be Social Toronto #BGBS13

Be Good Be Social Toronto is taking place on October 17. It’s all about Social Media for Social Good. Now in its third year, the conference will focus on intermediate and advanced strategies, from selecting partners to work with, balancing internal and external communication demands, recognizing corporate partners, and taking risks with new platforms. I will be […]

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Why You Might Help That Stranger

There are countless behaviours humans have adopted over time – for such goals of survival, defence and pro-creation. How humans relate to one another, and more specifically care for and protect each other, is key to their survival and maintaining relationships. How do humans react in situations when others are in need? When or why do people help strangers? […]

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Going Digital with Activism: Women’s Rights

Actress and Women’s Rights Activist Maria Bello spoke about her involvement helping the people of Haiti – and the powerful impact of social media – at the Social Good Summit. In the discussion with Brian Sirgutz, Co-Founder & Editor of The Huffington Post’s Impact, Maria explained how she always thought she would do Law. She began […]

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How Will Millennials Save the World?

Are youth tired of being told things like Find Your Passion, Have an Impact, and Be the Change? That’s what Adora Svitak says, as a 15-year-old author, teacher, speaker and activist who delivered a great speech at the Social Good Summit in New York City. (You can read my Interview with Adora here). Really, youth don’t want to […]

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