It’s been another exciting week of listening and learning here at CEED. I was struck and inspired by the wisdom of one young entrepreneur, Gavin Sheppard, who dropped by to visit this week on his way to Cape Breton. Gavin is speaking at the Creative Economy Conference and later next month at our Small Business and Entrepreneurship Conference in Antigonish. Founder of The Remix Project and Yale Fellow, Gavin has a passion for engaging with and inspiring youth. He talked about the power of listening and I was sold.
I’m a rookie when it comes to driving in a the snow, so I nearly turned around and gave up on my trip to Truro, but I’m so glad I didn’t. After not such a great start to the day, it was being at Cobequid Education Centre (CEC) that made me realise why I love… Read More»
For just over a year now, CEED staff trained in delivering the TD Prosper Canada (formally SEDI) Financial Literacy curriculum have been visiting community groups to deliver workshops on topics including Exploring Our Relationship with Money, Income and Taxes, Budgeting, Banking and Financial Services, Saving, Credit Basics, Credit Reporting, Debt, and The Wise Consumer. Last… Read More»