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Welcome, Rebecca Recant! Our Newest Engagement + Communications Specialist

by Rebecca Recant, Specialist, Engagement + Communications I have always had a keen interest in unpacking global issues and understanding diverse cultures and perspectives. This interest led me around the world to faraway places, from Argentina to Cuba to Rwanda, seeking comfort in different ways of life. For many years, I thought that engaging with […]

It’s Small Business Week: A Thank You from Us to You

by Valerie Delaney, Principal, Learning + Development It’s Small Business Week (October 17 – 23) in Canada – an annual celebration of entrepreneurship, with multiple events and learning opportunities available.  Its theme is “seizing the opportunity to build the way forward”. As this is our 25th year operating as a small business, I took some […]

Fluffy Eggs and Other Important Stuff

by Valerie Delaney, Principal, Learning + Development I learned something this summer by accident – scrolling through my social media.  Putting milk in your egg mixture makes eggs chewy and tough.  What!  This threw me as someone who thinks she can do amazing stuff with an egg or two, but it is true.  Just cook […]

Delaney Micro Credentials: Back to School and Oh So Cool

by Valerie Delaney, Principal, Learning + Development Ok, don’t tell me it’s just me.  I loved getting achievement badges in Brownies and swimming classes! Kids love badges – or stickers – whether it’s at camp or at school. And adults do too! Why?  Because rewards demonstrate progress – key to adult learning; plus, they tell […]

Words are important…they can wound or they can heal

by Richard Delaney, President, Delaney, the engagement people Dear Professional Engagement Colleagues: Canada’s history and current relationship with Indigenous Peoples is a sad tale. It is just about the only thing for which I am not proud to be a Canadian. Cultural genocide combined with colonialism continues today. The relationship between Indigenous Peoples and governments […]

Just your typical Friday evening…an anniversary blog

by Valerie Delaney, Principal, Learning + Developement Just your typical Friday evening. Drive 30 minutes up the highway to get our Superstore order curbside. Home. Clean groceries. Put away. A four-hour effort from start to finish. It was exhausting, and so we do it only every three weeks. Times have changed. Do I mind? Well, […]

Top Three Training Trends for 2021

by Valerie Delaney, Principal, Learning + Development This was a challenging year for so many and in so many ways. While we all faced, and continue to face, our challenges, we here at Delaney are grateful our families and teammates remain healthy and happy – the main thing right now. This has allowed us to […]