Reflections, stories & ideas on non-profit leadership.
Tablelands trail boardwalk, Gros Morne National Park, Newfoundland and Labrador, © Magi Nams; used with permission.

Conduct becoming

September 24, 2013

A group of students at Mount Allison University in New Brunswick, one of Canada’s premier small post-secondary institutions, started a music project in 2001 they called “Conduct Becoming” to raise money for cancer research. The students decided their project should recognize exemplary behaviour, not the opposite, with which they were so often labelled .
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This photo of Cape Breton Island is courtesy of TripAdvisor

Jigs, reels and non-profits

September 24, 2013

Here there is more to Scotland than a curiosity about “hairy coos” and ancient castles. Now some senior Nova Scotia government officials are all abuzz about importing social enterprise ideas from across the sea where they feel this idea has taken root more so than here.
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