Build Empathy in Kids
Letter to the Participants of “Co-Creating Solutions for Our Opioid Epidemic: Part 1 – Think Cafe”
I completely agree 100%+ in the importance of building empathy in kids, when they’re young, empowering them to better connect and succeed in a meaningful life. It shouldn’t be a surprise, but I suppose it is for the new generations who don’t have family or opportunities to grow up with nature. I was very lucky […]
IES – Innovating for Employment Success – Pilot Program, Test group 2
To Everyone who participated in last night’s event… Courage Last night was truly incredible. I know some of you came feeling depleted and probably skeptical of what we could bring to you, asking yourselves “How Might We be of service to you.” I want to thank you on behalf of all of us here, for […]
We Jammed and We Innovated!
IES – Innovating for Employment Success – Pilot Program, Test group 2 And that’s a wrap!! We did it! 18 participants, 10 different countries, divided into 4 teams working to solve “wicked problems” for 4 local organizations through the Innovating for Employment Success Workshop with MosaicBC. Next week, the City of Vancouver, Zaber Technologies, and […]
We got through our first ever Global GovJam with smiles and two plausible public service concepts that we all wished were real! Of course there were a few small hiccups along the way, from planning logistics to participants not being able to commit to both days last minute, which meant some teammates were left solo […]