Canada needs more Marion Dewars

Canada needs more Marion Dewars

At age 16, my first experience volunteering on my own was heading down to Ottawa’s Lansdowne Park. It was the home of Project 4000, an initiative spearheaded by the city’s newly elected mayor, Marion Dewar: Canada had a quota of 8,000 Southeast Asian...
What should aspiring communicators study?

What should aspiring communicators study?

Someone asked one of the LinkedIn groups I’m in what courses an aspiring public relations practitioner should take in college. There was some good advice about writing and so on; others suggested related disciplines like marketing, or specific skills. I came at...