From Leader to Legacy: A Global Journey

We are pleased to announce the 2018 Global Speaking Summit is to be held in Auckland New Zealand from February 23 – 26 2018. At this stage our GSS team of Shari Bricks, Michael Smith, Elias Kanaris and myself have put together a comprehensive, structured and unique program that focusses everything toward our 2018 GSS… Continue reading

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President’s Message – February 2017

20/20 Vision Celebrate the past, execute the present, and prepare for the future Celebrate the past As our CAPS forefathers gathered to discuss the future of the speaking industry in Canada, I wonder if Jeff Mowatt, CSP, HoF, David Sweet, Brian Dalzell, and the late Warren Evans, CSP, HoF, Global Speaking Fellow considered the legacy… Continue reading

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President’s Message – January 2017

When you were asked in the 2016 CAPS National survey, “What is your favourite movie?” Did you hesitate, or did you answer that question faster than any of the other 82 member experience questions? Me, I knew right away. Memories of being Dorothy in the Wizard of Oz in grade six flooded back. I stood… Continue reading

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Fun!raiser: Family Reunion – 2016 Convention

WE ARE ONE… one family – a CAPS family.  And once a year we all get together at convention.  So it seems too obvious not to call it… a Family Reunion – so that’s just what we did! This year’s Fun!raiser, benefitting the CAPS Foundation (http://capsfoundation.com) is a Family Reunion featuring all the fixings you’d… Continue reading

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President’s Message – November 2016

Are You Reading This? Your National Board has heard something several times this year…the message is that most CAPS members do not read KeyNotes (the very publication you are reading right now!!). That is distressing to us if it is true. A great deal of time and energy goes into creating and disseminating this information… Continue reading

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