Helping hybrid models of engagement fly in your community

Helping hybrid models of engagement fly in your community

COVID-19 has taught us three things for sure about engaging people online: It removes barriers by eliminating travel time, travel costs, child care needs, and inconvenience; People get tired of engaging online as their sole way to participate; and Not everyone has...
Advancing climate action in Metro Vancouver

Advancing climate action in Metro Vancouver

BC communities have nine years to meet the provincial target of a 40% greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions reduction below 2007 levels by 2030. Metro Vancouver has set a slightly more ambitious target of a 45% GHG emissions reduction below 2010 levels by 2030, and is...
Strategic Planning – A Good Move

Strategic Planning – A Good Move

“The essence of strategy is choosing what not to do.” (Michael Porter, Harvard Business School) Choosing what “not to do” is arguably more difficult than choosing what to do, and during these uncertain times when budgets are tighter, making those hard choices may be...
COVID-19 Recovery Planning

COVID-19 Recovery Planning

Tips for Engaging Your Community While the COVID-19 crisis has created tragedies and unearthed tremendous inequities, out of a challenging crisis can come opportunity – foundations shift enough that cracks become visible and new possibilities emerge. Use this time to...