Month: January 2017

TEDxUNB Update

Unfortunately, I was not selected to speak at TEDxUNB. I am disappointed but not surprised. My live audition did not go as well as I planned and upon reflection, I understand why. When it comes to speaking, I can’t write anything down, my focus shifts from hat I want to say to what I’ve written. […]

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Community Arcade?

Having ADHD Inattentive Type means that my thoughts cycle at a rate much faster than most. After 30 years of wondering what was wrong with me, I began to harness the creativity of my mind rather than suppress my innovative ideas. I know that I can’t do the same thing every day, five days a […]

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You can’t get from A to C without going through B.

Did you know that being an entrepreneur is my 20th job? It’s true, each one, a stepping stone, leading me to the path I am on now. Because I have had so many jobs, I have acquired a tremendous amount of knowledge that has helped me become an expert on many subjects. My first job […]

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One Step Closer to TEDxUNB 2017!

One thing I love about social media, Twitter, in particular, is that I get discovered nearly every week. A few months ago Steve Rohr, a publicist for the Oscars started following me on Twitter. Needless to say, I returned the gesture and Steve immediately liked and started retweeted my posts. As his support for me […]

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TEDxUNB Video Submission!

  As I mentioned in a previous post I made it through the first round of the TEDxUNB Talks happening at the University of New Brunswick’s Wu Conference Centre on March 18th, 2017. Click here to watch my YouTube video submission to make it on to the next round! Please like and share to help […]

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TEDxUNB 2017

One of my strengths is connecting with people. I regularly present to different groups and organizations to share my story, of how Don’t dis-my-ability came to be and how I’ve been able to achieve all that I have. I am extremely proud to announce that my nomination was accepted for TEDxUNB! I’ve made it through […]

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