The Invisible Mentor Week in Review

To make it easy for you in case you missed our posts this week, here is what we talked about on The invisible Mentor Blog. Mondays at the Salon When you think of ING DIRECT, you think of a bank without branches of tellers. But the firm offers a collaborative working space in downtown Toronto at the corner of Shuter and Yonge Street. The ING Direct Downtown Cafe is very open, orange in colour with free wireless internet service. The space offers high tech facilities for entrepreneurs to come together and share ideas. Are Collaborative Workspaces The Wave of the Future? Booked on Tuesdays We reviewed The Hunger Games by Suzanne … [Read more...]

Are Collaborative Workspaces The Wave of the Future?

When you think of ING DIRECT, you think of that bank without branches and tellers. But did you know that in Toronto ING DIRECT offers a collaborative workspace at the corner of Shuter and Yonge Street in downtown Toronto? The ING Direct Downtown Cafe is very open, orange in colour with free wireless internet service. The space offers high tech facilities for entrepreneurs to come together and share ideas. I got a tour of the facilities at 221 Yonge Street and I was very impressed. As someone who works from a home office I could see myself having a client meeting there. You can rent a workspace for $20 a day or $100 a month and there are … [Read more...]

Say Yes Please

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Do you say yes to experiences, or do you close yourself up? I am learning to say yes and open myself up, and the possibilities are endless. Recently, I have been asked to give interviews, and I have been saying yes, and the opportunities keep on coming to me. I was asked to be one of three panelists talking about social media to students at Seneca College. I told them I was willing to speak, but should not be considered an expert. They reviewed the body of work I had done and told me that they considered me to be an expert. I was surprised by how much I was able to contribute to the conversation, and I felt really good about myself. Are … [Read more...]