Divide and Calculate

There is more money in a divided people. When we are divided, we do not share our things or our time and therefore we need to consume more.  Today, more than ever, that comes alive in the content we consume.  Little content that we take in each day is free. The content is paid for…

Social media, a dashboard for society’s intelligence?

I hesitate to say this but I suspect that social media is validating that we have failed to improve our educational systems. I continue to see the masses who have completed high school not understand basic science principles or mathematics nor have the ability to understand or write text above the level of grade 6….

The distributed workforce of tomorrow, today

Today‚Äôs modern teams depend on the right people to efficiently and effectively achieve success.  Sometimes those people are not readily available in your local labour market. Thankfully with the use of technology there is the option of a workforce that is distributed geographically. I have been working with distributed workers for over 20 years and…

SpeedSquad – Movie Concept

SpeedSquad – Movie Concept America has become a mess of talented criminal drivers that can allude law enforcement long enough to escape and are leaving a path of destruction behind. After a high profile death in a high speed chase police officers are no longer allowed to give chase. A special police unit is formed…

Got in a street fight – Film Short Concept

Scene captured in a news report detailing all of the steps including screen shots of stories, interviews with people on the street, interviews with experts on anonymity. an anonymous author begins to publish short stories these stories expose the problematic underpinnings of society including which companies, people and systems are at the heart of the…

Christmas…… are you celebrating it?

There are two Christmas celebrations. One, the consumerist celebration where we bribe each other in hopes that goodwill can be generated with money instead of time and fellowship. A celebration supported by business hoping to keep selling product. Two, a religous celebration that takes a historical story of God coming in the form of a…

sharing the wishing well

A wishing well is found. For everyone who takes a sip of water from the well a wish of the natural gifts of the world is granted. At first the well is known only to a small group of people but as they tell their friends the number of people grows. As the number grows…

lets do this 1 – stop racism 2 – replace it with cool stuff

I live in the very center of North America in a very special place called Winnipeg. Winnipeg exemplifies the term diversity like no other city. We have diversity in our weather ranging from minus 30c to plus 30c. We have diversity in our industries, agriculture, housing, recreation, etc, etc. We also have diversity in our…

creating makes me feel good | I AM A MAKER

As I work on the creative process for writing, photography or videography I feel good. It’s a goodness that includes elements of happiness, satisfaction, peace, wellness and growth. As I complete the task I also have a sense of pride, and I am learning not to expect perfection because there is no such thing. I…