Oct 07

Are you a goodwill ambassador?

By Terry Pithers | Current Affairs , Etiquette & Manners , Networking

Farewell to Governor General Michaelle Jean

A person of color, class and Canada

As her term ends, Governor General Michaelle Jean will be remembered as being a phenomenal ambassador for Canada. Her image and demeanor with everyone she met inspired not only goodwill towards herself but inspired goodwill towards everything she represented, her community, her government and the citizens of Canada. She truely was Canada’s goodwill ambassador.Continue reading

Sep 20

Fall Fashion … Help!

By Joanne Blake | Dress & Image

TOKYO - JUNE 23: A model showcases designs from the Chanel on the catwalk during the Chanel 2010-2011 Fall/Winter Pret-A-Porter collection show at Yoyogi National Gymnasium on June 23, 2010 in Tokyo, Japan. (Photo by Koki Nagahama/Getty Images)

Everything is in – including the kitchen sink

I’ve been watching the 2010 fall fashion season roll out with amusement and awe. Career women have been asking me for tips and advice for this season. Never before in the history of fashion have I seen so much choice in women’s dress.

You like prints? We got them? What about fur? Yup, you can even wear it as a skirt – cavewoman style. (Unfortunately it can help make even the skinniest model look bottom heavy.) At least it’s faux fur they’re promoting!Continue reading