The Noodle Box: Vancouver Grand Opening Party

noodle-box-001, originally uploaded by Jeremy Latham.

Thanks to Jodi Mann, Nick Crooks, Suzanne Goligher and Robin Donio for the invite to the Noodle Box Grand Opening party last Saturday night.

Bridget and I had such a great time at the restaurant. Lots of great people, food and drinks. I can still taste the deep fried banana and ice cream – Wow was that good.

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UBC Hockey at GM Place for under $20

UBC Thunderbirds Hockey at GM Place
The UBC Thunderbirds are playing four games at GM Place this season. The first game is this Friday, December 1, 2006. Canucks Alumni to play in a double-header on Sunday…

The UBC Thunderbirds hockey team finds themselves without a home this winter as they rebuild the UBC arena for the 2010 Olympics. While I’m sure it’s an inconvenience for the team, it gives hockey fans a chance to experience GM Place hockey for a fraction of the cost of Canucks tickets.

Organize a group of 10 or more people and tickets are only $5 each. Family-Packs are $28. Special student pricing too.

Canucks Alumni vs. UBC Alumni – December 3rd
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Toastmasters: Your Body Speaks – A Great Example

As I’ve mentioned in previous posts, I’m a member of Toastmasters, in Vancouver. I’ve been participating in Toastmasters for about a year now and it’s been a wonderful learning experience. One of the side-effects of being a Toastmaster is that when I listen to someone public speak I’m also watching them public speak.

A good example for Toastmasters: Malcom Gladwell Speaking at TED 2004

This morning I was reading the Industrial Brand Creative Blog and found a link to a great video of Malcolm Gladwell giving a speech at the TED Conference in 2004.

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