PROFIT Magazine Dec 2011-Jan 2012 feature: Your next big thing

It’s an understatement to say that I was excited when the editors of PROFIT asked me to contribute to their annual opportunity guide. For 16 years, the magazine has offered advice on the top trends and hot markets for those looking to grow or transform an existing business or launch a new one. Here’s what [...]

By | January 1st, 2012|Magazine, PROFIT Magazine, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Precedent Magazine Winter 2011 feature: CPD guide for lawyers

In November, Precedent Magazine asked me to put together a guide to explain the Law Society of Upper Canada's mandatory continuing professional development program to young lawyers. Though the CPD rules had come into effect at the beginning of 2011, many lawyers were still a bit hazy on how to get their hours, and what [...]

By | December 7th, 2011|Magazine, Precedent, Uncategorized|0 Comments

PROFIT Magazine November 2011 feature: Store Wars

When Brian Lindy learned that U.S. retail conglomerate The TJX Companies was launching a Canadian version of its HomeGoods chain a decade ago, he didn’t wait for the big, bad Americans to take a bite out of his business before biting back. Lindy, president of Stokes Inc., a Mount Royal, Que.-based kitchen and tablewares chain, [...]

By | October 19th, 2011|Magazine, PROFIT Magazine, Uncategorized|0 Comments

This Magazine blog posts

I interned at This Magazine in Toronto from early September to mid December 2009. This Magazine started in 1966 and features articles about progressive Canadian politics, arts and culture. This was my first time writing opinion pieces in a public form, and it was a great learning experience. December: Friday FTW: Greenpeace billboards show world [...]

By | December 16th, 2009|Online, This Magazine|Comments Off on This Magazine blog posts