Cairine MacDonald – Becoming Visible 2011 – Love and Leadership

Cairine MacDonald has worked in community development, education, non profits and business.  Now she brings that rich experience to government.  We met and worked together when she was Deputy Minister, Housing and Social Development.  I gained insight and respect for … Read More

John Mighton – Becoming Visible in 2011 – Rising to our Children’s Potential

John Mighton was one of the fifty-eight who responded to my question: What would you like to become visible in 2011? John is an award winning playwright, author, mathematician, occasional movie actor and founder of JUMP.  John has a wise … Read More

Peter Block – Becoming Visible, 2011 – A Shift in Economic Thinking

Peter Block is a well known author (Flawless Consulting; The Answer to How is Yes; Community: The Structure of Belonging ) and consultant.  If you spend time with him, you'll experience an endless stream of admirers lined up to let … Read More

Jacques Dufresne – Becoming Visible 2011 – Totalitarian Ignorance

Jacques Dufresne's response to my question, What would you like to become more visible in 2011? was immediate. Ignorance!  He would like us to see the danger in an ignorance that is proud of itself and which, in the hands … Read More

Becoming Visible – the 2011 Collection

On February 16th I posted the updated collection adding new essays by Allyson Hewitt, Budd Hall, Cheryl Rose, Ilse Treurnicht and John Restakis. When you download the document below it will contain the revised of collection of 63 essay. What … Read More

Richard Bridge – Becoming Visible in 2011 – Old Rural Wisdom

Richard Bridge is a respondent to my question: What would you like to become more visible in 2011? Richard is one of a handful of experts in charity, non-profit law in Canada. (www.lawyerforcharities.ca)  He has applied his multiple talents to … Read More

Alexandra Samuel – Becoming Visible 2011 – Embracing our IRL, Online and Offline

Alexandra Samuel is one of 58 respondents to my question: What would you like to become more visible in 2011? Alex is Director of the Social and Interactive Media Centre at Emily Carr University.  She co-founded Social Signal and blogs … Read More

André Picard – Becoming Visible in 2011 – The Contributions of Seniors to a Healthy Canada

Globe and Mail public health reporter and award winning writer, André Picard is one of the 58 contributors to my New Year's series, Becoming Visible.  I asked those I profiled or referenced in my 2010 blog columns to answer the … Read More

Sherri Torjman – Becoming Visible in 2011- Walking Tall

Sherri Torjman was one of the fifty-five who responded to my question: What would you like to become visible in 2011?  Sherri is an author, policy analyst, researcher, Vice President of the Caledon Institute of Social Policy and one of … Read More

Mark Kingwell – Becoming Visible in 2011- Real Democracy

This is an appetizer. I asked the individuals I profiled and referenced during my first year as a blog columnist to answer this question:  What would you like to become more visible in 2011? Fifty-five responded. One of those is … Read More