5 factors to consider for remote teams effectiveness (from E-Hotelier)

Lesley Vos1 postPosted on 19 Oct at 8:55 am196 views While hotel managers often focus more on the mechanics of their business, team performance is that very aspect driving everything and influencing the overall success. That’s why it’s essential to have the right team members aboard and invest in their regular training. It’s a key to your hotelContinue reading “5 factors to consider for remote teams effectiveness (from E-Hotelier)”

“My Life as a Golf Marshall” :Rain, Sleet or Snow: The Unpredictable Canadian Spring! (April 11, 2021)

I notice I am paying very close attention to the weather as I’ll be out in it as long as it is not pouring rain, there is lightning or snow is falling. The weather forecasts are atrociously inaccurate The golf season will run from April 1 to sometime in November when it is simply tooContinue reading ““My Life as a Golf Marshall” :Rain, Sleet or Snow: The Unpredictable Canadian Spring! (April 11, 2021)”

Reggie the Egyptian Rescue Dog: Some Fine Tuning for a Street Dog

Although when with Anwar I was fully trained at least by Egyptian standards. What do Fay and Bob expect of me knowing I may be a bit rough around the edges because of the tough time I spent on the streets of Cairo? Can I deliver and be the perfect Canadian dog that I reallyContinue reading “Reggie the Egyptian Rescue Dog: Some Fine Tuning for a Street Dog”

RKS Wine: Gotta Dump or Return ! However moving on to more positive experiences

If you are in Canada, American wine imported is invariably from California and to a lesser extent from Oregon or Washington. Let us forget the possibility of any Pennsylvanian or Texas Chardonnay or Virginian Cabernet Sauvignon. The thought of such exotic wines would no doubt frighten the Liquor Control Board of Ontario (LCBO) management asContinue reading “RKS Wine: Gotta Dump or Return ! However moving on to more positive experiences”

RKS Wine: A Couple of 90’s from Italy

The Liquor Control Board of Ontario (LCBO) loves quoting reviewers that give a wine 90 plus points. I suppose that helps consumers select a good wine assuming of course the reviewer is realistic. Most reviewers are consistent and trustworthy. Some are notorious for overrating so take the rating with a grain of salt particularly ifContinue reading “RKS Wine: A Couple of 90’s from Italy”

“Julia Scotti: Funny That Way”: Comedian Comes Out

Review LGBTQ films the coming out quandary begins to get a bit repetitive. However “Julia Scotti: Funny That Way” offers a truly comedic yet personal and heart wrenching story of comedian Rick Scotti coming out as Julia Scotti. Why? For almost all his life Rick Scotti just didn’t feel right. His marriages broke up. WasContinue reading ““Julia Scotti: Funny That Way”: Comedian Comes Out”

Portugal Proves Itself Again and Again

A perennial invite on the shelves of The Liquor Control Board of Ontario is the Esporão label from the Alentejo Appellation in Portugal. The label says a “blend of a traditional Alentejo varieties”. Not exactly helpful nor expected from a Portuguese producer. On the aromatics we get a solid an intense wave of blackberry, blackContinue reading “Portugal Proves Itself Again and Again”

Regional STEM Fairs Go Virtual with support of Youth Science Canada

The fair must go on… Twenty-one regional STEM fairs go virtual, April 19 to 21, with the support of Youth Science Canada Students have one last chance to register their projects online; all others are invited to continue their STEM education through project-based learning at mystemspace.ca OTTAWA, April 14, 2021 – Twenty-one regional science fairs will take placeContinue reading “Regional STEM Fairs Go Virtual with support of Youth Science Canada”

A Couple from Côtes-Du-Rhone

The first one is a Plan de Dieu From Rémy Ferbras. It is a classic GSM blend, namely Grenache, Syrah and Mourvèdre. Its nose is full of raspberry, blackberry and that Grenache telltale very ripe local strawberries not the wooden kind we receive here in Canada from California. On the palate broad based by mildContinue reading “A Couple from Côtes-Du-Rhone”

Pregnancy and the COVID Vaccine

COVID-19 Vaccines and Pregnancy The ethics and safety of COVID vaccines for pregnant people Q&A WITH RUTH FADEN, ELANA JAFFE, CARLEIGH KRUBINER, AND CHIZOBA WONODI | MARCH 29, 2021 Facebook Twitter Linked In Email Pinterest This article originally appeared on the Johns Hopkins University Coronavirus Resource Center. Globally, over 200 million people are pregnant each year. Whether they should beContinue reading “Pregnancy and the COVID Vaccine”