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Boredom, to be or not to be?

Boredom, to be or not to be?

Boredom, to be or not to be? I recently read an article on the BBC website by Hannah Richardson about boredom in children and I was intrigued. The thrust of the article was that, “Children should be allowed to get bored.” As a kid, I don’t ever […]

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What is the Difference between Knowing and Understanding?

What is the Difference between Knowing and Understanding? I recently read a discussion on LinkedIn about this question and it reminded me of why the arts are so important to preparing children for their future. Knowing in its traditional North American definition, means being familiar with something. […]

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Relational Capital – How Much Do You Have?

Relational Capital – How Much Do You Have?

Relational Capital – How Much Do You Have? In my last post I mentioned that I was at a business conference, Mega Partnering. Well, I’ve been back for about a week and since the jet-lag is now behind me I am itching to share with you what […]

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The Balancing Act of an Arts Career

The Balancing Act of an Arts Career

The Balancing Act of an Arts Career On Thursday night I finished shooting a short film with Humber College Film School. We spent four days on set. It was such an amazing four days filled with laughs, hard work and tears. It’s a very powerful film about […]

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7 Reasons Why Kids Should Be At Arts Camp This Summer

7 Reasons Why Kids Should Be At Arts Camp This Summer

7 Reasons Why Kids Should Be At Arts Camp This Summer I have to apologize for not posting much recently. It is summer time, which means I’m busy wearing my ‘Camp Director’ hat at the arts camp I own. I was thinking about it and there really […]

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Learning How To Learn From The Masters: Lisa Phillips Interviews Michael Brandwein

Learning How To Learn From The Masters: Lisa Phillips Interviews Michael Brandwein Lisa: Thank you so much for joining me Michael! I’m going to jump right in with the first question. Can you tell me about your experiences in theatre? I understand you have a background at […]

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