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Category: Attending


Monday, December 16, 2013 | Posted in Attending, Inspiration

The study of psychology has been a lifelong passion for me, but has been largely limited to Western theories and thinking. In fact, ‘thinking’ is the critical word. Much is made of the role of thought and the brain, and unraveling these mysteries is the purpose of the exciting field of neuroscience. Since my early […]

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TMRE Rehearsal

Tuesday, October 15, 2013 | Posted in Attending, Engagements

Nashville here we come! Met up with the team that is going to Nashville to present at The Market Research Event: Nick Drew, Head of Research at Yahoo! Canada, and Dominic Atkinson of Dig Insights. We have a strict time requirement to deliver the compelling insights and wonderfully graphic presentation to our audience. Alleluia we […]

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Master Moderator Naomi Henderson In the House

Saturday, September 28, 2013 | Posted in Attending, Engagements, Inspiration

I get a few perks as a Chapter Chair for QRCA in Toronto. One is the chance to wine and dine our incoming speakers. I had the delicious experience of having dinner with Naomi Henderson prior to the workshop we hosted in Toronto on September 27 – Secrets of a Master Moderator. Naomi and I […]

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Behavioural Finance

Tuesday, September 24, 2013 | Posted in Attending, Inspiration

Reconnecting With Prof. Richard Deaves of Degroote Business School Stepped back in time by a few years recently, into the early days of Behavioural Economics. I met with Professor Richard Deaves, whom I had collaborated with on thought-leadership work in the investment industry and on the Investment Dealers Association initiative – Canada Steps Up – […]

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We’ll take Berlin!!! (in the spirit of Leonard Cohen)

Saturday, April 27, 2013 | Posted in Attending, Inspiration

Lynne Meisner and I headed off to Berlin for the Qual 360 Conference on Online Qualitative. We met up with fellow-QRCAer Ilka Kuhagen, who facilitated a thought-provoking World Café session on Best Practices in Online Qualitative. She also led a valuable session on methods of optimizing communication in the absence of non-verbal cues in an […]

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