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Add Your Blog to My List

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Looking for online business influencers or great bloggers to follow? Here’s my list of some of the most influential people in online business today. This list includes...

Climate change startup ideas: Problems that need solutions

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Looking for a big problem to solve? Interested in discovering business ideas that can help fight climate change? Me too. Over the past few months, I’ve been reading about...

In the media: Illegal dumping sites spark action

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I was interviewed for this story last week about illegal dumping in the Sea to Sky Corridor. I recently created the Sea to Sky Illegal Garbage Dumping Map using Google Maps to...

8 ways to FAIL as a leader

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Leadership is hard. You’re in charge of the vision, the execution and motivating your team, day in and day out. If you don’t have natural leadership qualities, you...

The Future of Learning

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I’ve lost faith in the education system. So much so that we’re not enrolling our kids into public or private school and opting for a whole new model for educating our...

2 products you can rebrand & resell for profit

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I really like these two products. They’re easy to use and provide huge value to end users. This is always a must when it comes to recommending software. If it’s a bad...

10 questions to ask yourself everyday

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Saw a picture a few weeks back on Instagram that had these 10 questions. I thought it was a powerful yet simple daily task to do before ending the day. What did you learn today?...

Why you need Buyer Personas and how to create them

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Every successful product and the sales and marketing strategy supporting it starts with Buyer Personas. They’re similar to what many people call their “target...

6 EPIC Squamish Playground Proposals

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I read an article in the Chief a few months ago about the skate park under the Quest university bridge where Stuntwood owner Mike Quesnel said this about Squamish. “This is our...

19 Billionaires’ and 19 quotes

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Steve Jobs: Live Each Day As If It Was Your Last Bill Gates: From Those To Whom Much Is Given, Much Is Expected Oprah Winfrey: We All Need Makeovers From Time To Time Michael...

Marketing post round up

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One of my goals this year was spend even more time writing both professionally as well as personally. So far I’ve developed a good habit of writing regularly and the...

The Entrepreneur VS. the Wannabe

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This is a repost of a blog post my partner Ren did on our business blog. I though I would share it here as I think it’s a great post that many entrepreneurs or aspiring ones...

Flat Design & some websites to help you get started

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I have been working on a few mobile app concepts over the past few months and stumbled across the philosophy of Flat UI Design. I’ve been reading more and more about Flat...

Are you the Boss or the Leader?

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There’s a big difference between being a leader and being a boss. I’ve had my share of “bosses” and I’ve also had the pleasure of working with some...

The world needs more Entrepreneurs

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Entrepreneurs power the economy by creating businesses that drive innovation, create jobs and lead people to do amazing things. Business Schools over the past 15 years have...

Update: 6meter No-Smoking bylaw means nothing in Vancouver

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***Updates at the bottom of the post I was walking downtown yesterday past the BCIT campus on Seymour  and I choked on a giant cloud of cigarette smoke billowing from the dozens...

A Family Portrait, Addams Family Style

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Halloween is always a great time for family portraits. Here is our 2012 family portrait; Addams family style. Enjoy and Happy Halloween!...

Misc.: How To Be a Human 25 and Over

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Great list....

Real Estate Marketing Lines

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Gone are the days of “Buy now or be priced out forever!” As the real estate market starts to contract in Canada, sellers are starting to flood the market. Realtors...