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Trick Or Treat

There has been a pumpkin lit up at the pedestrian crossing sign at the intersection of Alma and Sandwich Streets for years when the light is red… 30 more words


The business of American universities

Tim is writing this post, not Tallbloke so if it is seen as political or out of line I take responsibility.

I happened upon a blog article about US university bloat and aggrandisation, probably also all too true to some degree elsewhere in the world. 140 more words


Taming the monster: can the third sector distinguish its unique contribution?

In response to a recent speech by Tony Nicholson, several weeks ago Associate Professor Helen Dickinson (@drhdickinson) argued that ‘we need to be clear about the specific strengths and skills of the sector’ in any discussion about its future and funding. 1,287 more words

Cross-sectoral Relationships

Weekly Run Down 1/8/14

Happy Friday guys! Thanks goodness it’s nearly the weekend.

This week has been a good one for me. My fiancé joined up to the gym that I go to, so having him as a support will be great for me. 189 more words

Healthy Living

What Do You Want From Your Relationship? v. 1.1

On July 5, 2014, I wrote about my initial thoughts before our monthly MAsT Metro NY meeting on the topic of “What Do You Want from Your Relationship”, but until now I haven’t completed my follow. 647 more words


How can doctors be better at communicating? Let patients' families join them on rounds

A recent Globe and Mail article highlights the issue of doctor and patient communication. Solution? Letting the patient’s family join them on medical rounds.

“In reality, the medical staff of most hospital units are usually pulled in a dizzying number of directions – continually investigating treatment options and reviewing medical procedures – all while trying to maintain effective communication with the patient and concerned family members. 423 more words

Myles Haverluck

Accountability Finally Coming to Ontario Cities: Ombudsman

The July e-newsletter of the Ontario Ombudsman, The Watchdog, includes information about the long awaited introduction of Bill 8, the Public Sector and MPP Accountability and Transparency Act 2014: 90 more words