Joining a board: It’s a job, not a pastime Don McCreesh has the highest respect for people who join the committees and boards that run community groups.
They’re good, solid citizens, he says.
“The learning I got as a camp counsellor was that you leave your campsite a better place than it was when you arrived,” McCreesh said after giving a workshop at the Tannery Event ... Read More
CreateAthon in Waterloo Region: Bleary eyes, bright ideas Deadlines. Team meetings. Ideas that work, others that don’t.
Such is life in the marketing world. Third-year students in Conestoga College’s graphic-design program got a taste of it Oct. 23.
“This fast-paced experience really ignites the creative process,’’ Matt Piotrowski said four hours into a round-the-clock branding blitz known as CreateAthon “The things we are designing will be used ... Read More
Capacity introduces MatchBoard to new candidates MatchBoard, the program that connects Manulife employees with roles on the boards of local charitable non-profits, is recruiting again in Waterloo Region. About 70 matches involving area non-profits have been made since the program began in 2012.
Capacity Canada runs MatchBoard in Toronto and Waterloo Region under a partnership with Manulife. It outlined the program to ... Read More