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Al Gore and Sir Martin Sorrell talk at Cannes Lions 2015

On 26 June 2015 Sir Martin Sorrell, CEO of WPP, interviewed Al Gore, the former Vice President of the United States of America, at the… 827 more words

Culture

Too much rain, too little rain

I knew they were coming: the thunderstorms bringing fierce winds and heavy rains. All weekend the temperatures kept rising. The nights never cooled. The air was damp and close. 195 more words

Climate

City Continues Efforts to Reduce Emissions with New Electric Vehicles

With ongoing air quality problems, the City continues efforts to reduce its overall emissions. Seven new, all-electric vehicles are being added to the City’s fleet this year, replacing older, fuel-burning vehicles and helping to achieve aggressive emission reduction goals set by Mayor Becker. 188 more words

Green Transportation

Jane Fonda sounds climate change alarm in Toronto

Jane Fonda used to be a Blue Jays fan.

“I loved them,” she says, perched cross-legged on a sofa at a downtown Toronto hotel. “Until I married somebody that owned another team.” 780 more words

Humanity

Too much of a good thing: Excess rain causing garden problems

This time of year, most people run their vegetable garden on autopilot. Everything has been planted and the harvests may start to slowly trickle in. 1,031 more words

Featured

Motivation

What do we mean by motivation?

According to Psychology Today, “It’s been defined as a predisposition to behave in a purposeful manner to achieve specific, unmet needs and the will to achieve, and the inner force that drives individuals to accomplish personal and organizational goals.” – http://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/wired-success/201311/carrot-and-stick-motivation-revisited-new-research… 141 more words

waterlogged

I type this with my rain soaked shoes, it is typhoon season again in the Philippines. The super hassle wet season.

Spent the past few days buried under a pile of work, so it is only now that I have the time to blog. 284 more words

Life