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CCOA will livestream 2017 Symons Lecture

On November 23 at 12 pm Confederation Centre of the Arts will livestream, in both official languages [ ... ]

Workshop: KICKA#S Veggies

Register for the Tips and Tools to Grow KICKA#S Veggies Workshop from 8:30 am–4:00 pm on December  [ ... ]

What Pop Culture Icons Can Teach Us About Impactful Leadership
Sebastien Richard

Lead Like a Superhero—Sebastien RichardSebastien Richard has released his second new nonfiction book, Lead Like a Superhero—What Pop Culture Icons Can Teach Us About Impactful Leadership. It’s published by Morgan James Publishing N.Y.

Sebastien Richard was born in Montreal, Quebec, Canada in 1974. He is a John Maxwell Team Certified Speaker, Coach, Trainer and he is the founder of Thriving on Purpose (T.O.P.) a leadership training and coaching company. He currently resides with his wife, Elisabeth, and his three children in Prince Edward Island.

He has also wrote Thriving on Purpose—8 Stepping Stones to a Successful and Fulfilled Life. The product of a troubled, poor, and unstable childhood in Montreal, Sebastien grew up aimless and depressed in his teens and early twenties. Nevertheless, he found an anchor in the Christian faith and became a lay preacher at his local Church in his mid-twenties. He eventually joined the John Maxwell team to further his training and influence. Today, Sebastien is the Founder of Thriving on Purpose. He is a successful speaker and author.

The goal of the new book, says Richard, is to help you develop your leadership skills, to become a better and stronger leader by following the example of Superman, Captain America, Wonder Woman or Optimus Prime. The book asks “What would Batman do?” or “What would Optimus Prime do?”

Superheroes play a huge part in popular culture, and beyond. Lead Like a Superhero goes into the psyche of well-known Comic Book Icons, analyzing their leadership strengths and weaknesses, and what makes them tick. Sebastien Richard’s deepest desire for Lead Like a Superhero is that “it will inspire a younger generation of leaders to embrace the values modelled by the likes of Superman, Spider-Man, or Wonder Woman to better lead their own lives.” Ditch the suit, embrace the cape, and lead like a Superhero.

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Back To Burgundy

November 17–25
City Cinema PG, language may offend
Dir: Cédric Klapisch, France, 114 min. Pio Marm [ ... ]

2017 Symons Medal

Prestigious honour to be awarded to the Right Honourable Justin Trudeau November 23
Homburg Theatre  [ ... ]

53rd Christmas Fair

PEI Crafts Council vendors at the Delta  November 17–19
Delta Prince Edward The PEI Crafts C [ ... ]

Recent News & Articles

Counting blessings

Profile: Adam Perry by Jane Ledwell By the time October arrives, Adam Perry’s seventeen-and-a-ha [ ... ]

Wapikoni: Cinema on Wheels

As part of Wapikoni Mobile’s first-ever coast-to-coast tour, Wapikoni: Cinema on Wheels will be st [ ... ]

Singsong

Profile: Kelsea McLean by Jane Ledwell Students at Morell High School where choral leader Kelsea M [ ... ]