Entries by jeph

Fit & Fun Weight Loss Challenge

Are YOU feeling up to the challenge? COR proudly presents the Fit & Fun Weight Loss Challenge. The grand prize is a gift certificate for the purchase of a round trip ticket for two to Edmonton, along with a one night stay in the Fantasyland Hotel. If you’re interested contact Melissa at melissa(at)creativeoptionsregina(dot)ca

The Business Case For Inclusive Employment

When: November 5, 2015 2-3pm Where: Saskatchewan Science Centre Theatre Cost: $25 RSVP: jeff@creativeoptionsregina.ca Mark Wafer is the owner of six Tim Hortons franchises  in Ontario. Over the past 20 years, Mark and his wife Valerie have hired 118 people with disabilities and currently employ 46 people with disabilities from a work force of 250. Mark believes there is […]

Why a Culture of Gentleness Makes Good Business Sense

The following article addresses the culture found in residential settings where the quality of life is shaped by the multiple relationships between residents and direct care support staff. I was struck by the correlation between the elements of a culture of gentleness and what LaLoux has described in “Reinventing Organizations” as new level of organization […]