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2013

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2016

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2018

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¬†Books I’ve Contributed To

 

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Books I’m In

 

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How I Became A Writer

 

When I was in high school during the late 1980’s (egads – see picture to the right) I would spend an inordinate amount of time with the guidance counsellors.

 

My questions were infinite.

 

  • What can I be when I grow up?
  • Why do you need a university degree to be an architect?
  • Do you know there is gum under your desk?

 

And so on.

saltfleet2Whenever the guidance counselors (I cycled through a few of them) became bored with my queries, out popped the ‘career aptitude test’, otherwise known as the CAT.

 

The funny thing is after three or four thousand CAT’s — replete with dot matrix printer outputs — one of the career options that always surfaced within the top five was ‘writer’.

 

Needless to say, my high school English teachers simply rolled their eyes in disgust claiming I had a propensity to make up words and bludgeon the grammar rules of the day.

 

Ain’t that a truthity.

 

Well, here I am, 20+ years later … a writer.

 

Book Launches

 

flatarmylaunchA very proud moment of mine was the book launch party for FLAT ARMY: Creating a Connected and Engaged Organization. It happened in March of 2013.

 

My infinitely better half (Denise Lamarche) put together an outstanding evening, and an even better tribute speech.

 

img_4698Three years later, Denise threw another launch party this time for THE PURPOSE EFFECT: Building Meaning in Yourself, Your Role and Your Organization.

 

I’m a lucky guy.

 

 

 

 

 


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