Request for qualifications

Request for qualifications

I’m looking for potential subcontractors to be able to support learning/instructional design projects for my clients. If you’re interested in talking with me about sporadic, part-time subcontracting opportunities related to learning design, please email me...
Redesigning my website

Redesigning my website

Last week I was able to reveal my new and improved website, the result of several months of brainstorming and hard work. I was tremendously supported through this process by Niki Campbell and Kim Timothy, the dynamic duo behind Brand Brilliant. But let’s back up...
Personal project on the go

Personal project on the go

I just started planning a workshop to offer with a friend and colleague, and during our planning conversation the other day I spoke about how – by working on planning this workshop – I was breaking my “rule” about the type of work that I take...

What’s on your “big papers”?

One of my not-so-guilty pleasures is reading the blog of Kelly Rae Roberts, a Portland-based mixed media artist. Today I listened to Episode 3 of her “Possibilitarian Podcast” in which she talks about (among other things) the time when she had lots of...

Keeping calm and carrying on

I’ve always loved the motivational phrase “Keep Calm and Carry On” that the Brits used in posters to prepare the public for World War II.  But truthfully, over the past few years of owning my own business and balancing it with working for an employer...

Victoria supports women entrepreneurs

While on vacation in Maui in May this year I got into a conversation with another Canadian woman at the pool. She had recently moved back to Kelowna after living in the States for a while but mentioned to me – after hearing that I lived here – that she had...