What’s the worst that can happen? Imagine it & have a Plan B, C, D & E (review)

What To Do When Things Go Wrong By Frank Supovitz McGraw Hill $34.78 This review first ran in the June 22 edition of The Hamilton Spectator. There are 80,000 souls in the stands. More than a billion people are watching worldwide. You’re doing a media interview. And suddenly the lights go out. This was the crisisContinue reading “What’s the worst that can happen? Imagine it & have a Plan B, C, D & E (review)”

How to speak with more confidence and less fear (review)

This review first ran in the June 15th edition of The Hamilton Spectator. Your Guide to Public Speaking: Build Your Confidence, Find Your Voice and Inspire Your Audience By Amanda Hennessey Adams Media $21.99 You have five minutes to prepare an impromptu talk on a topic you’ve just been assigned. You’ll then give your talk without notes,Continue reading “How to speak with more confidence and less fear (review)”

The Great Dying – the business case for addressing climate change now (review of The Uninhabitable Earth)

This review first ran in the June 1 edition of The Hamilton Spectator. The Uninhabitable Earth: Life After Warming By David Wallace-Wells Tim Duggan Books $36 If we’re slapping carbon tax stickers on gas pumps, let’s also put posters up in daycare centres and kindergarten classrooms. We can use the posters to start apologizing inContinue reading “The Great Dying – the business case for addressing climate change now (review of The Uninhabitable Earth)”