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What is Digital Literacy?

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Articles on Digital Literacy are numerous, and a bit argumentative. They quibble about the definition…rather than explaining what it means to be digitally literate. I teach older adults how to use social media to communicate, but now that I’m … Read the rest

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New Blogger Huffington Post.ca

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October 1st was Senior’s Day, and I had a piece published in the Huffington Post:

Who Will Teach Adults About Digital Literacy?

Please have a look…and please share!

http://www.huffingtonpost.ca/cathy-burrell/digital-literacy-for-adults_b_12252934.html

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Entrepreneurship after 50: Unlocking the power of Social Media

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If you are in the Calgary area, over 50,(We won’t b checking ID! HA!) and interested in learning how a strong LinkedIn Profile can help you market yourself and your business-Please join me on Thursday August 18th at noon! Still … Read the rest

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Calgary Bound!!

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Ancient History

I lived in Calgary in the late 60’s and the early 70’s. I lived in the foothills of the Northwest, and have memories of  my first school-North Haven Elementary, Stampede tickets in my Report Card, skipping double-dutch with … Read the rest

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Shopping&Supporting Canada’s Independent Businesses

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Tis the season to be shopping!

“I always say shopping is cheaper than a psychiatrist.” Tammy Faye Bakker

I was fortunate to have had an independent retail business in BC for more than 17 years(Cavern Clothing), and always seek out … Read the rest

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The Strike is Over! When are the next Social Media Workshops?

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THANK YOU!

For your patience, everyone! My Social Media workshops were interrupted by job action at The City of White Rock. When the workers settled, there was no opportunity to organize a revised schedule, as the Summer workshop season … Read the rest

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City of White Rock Job Action-My Spring Workshops are Cancelled until Further Notice.

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Hi Everyone,

So sorry to write this, but my Spring Social Media Workshops have been cancelled until further notice due to ongoing ‘job action’ at the city of White Rock. I certainly want all of you to continue your learning…so … Read the rest

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Being a customer is so much work! Or is it?

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Does the amount you spend determine how much you get?

I never used to think so. The lady at Deals World is just as attentive as the lady at Pricesmart…and the difference spent? A couple of bucks vs … Read the rest

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May I Introduce Jenna Cyprus? She has 5 Great Strategies to Share.

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Have you integrated Social Media Strategy into your businesses Marketing Plan?

Have you integrated Social Media Strategy into your businesses Marketing Plan?

This post is a guest post by Jenna Cyprus. Thanks Jenna!

5 Great Strategies for Using Social Media to Benefit Your Business

It’s no surprise that businesses are leveraging … Read the rest

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Can you help me, please?

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Simple is best for the customer.

Simple is best for the customer.

I was recently in Honolulu on vacation and saw one of the best examples of packaging I have ever seen. Got a problem? The ‘HELP ME’ is your promise that these simple white boxes … Read the rest

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