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Monday Morning Musings with Michael Bach – June 1, 2020

Posted on: June 1, 2020

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This week, Michael talks about protests, social justice, and white privilege.

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Monday Morning Musings with Michael Bach – May 25, 2020

Posted on: May 25, 2020

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In this week's musings, Michael discusses the importance of language to function fully in society.

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Monday Morning Musings with Michael Bach – May 19, 2020

Posted on: May 19, 2020

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In this week's episode, Michael discusses how the time has come for us to have a conversation about race and racism in Canada. 

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Monday Morning Musings with Michael Bach – May 11, 2020

Posted on: May 11, 2020

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This week, Michael talks about the tragic murder of Ahmaud Arbery and the pervasive racism in the United States and Canada.

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Monday Morning Musings with Michael Bach – April 27, 2020

Posted on: April 27, 2020

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In the midst of a crisis, strong and visionary leadership is needed more than ever. This week, Michael talks about the lack of leadership in the Conservative Party of Canada regarding a recent racist …

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Monday Morning Musings with Michael Bach – April 20, 2020

Posted on: April 20, 2020

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In this week's episode, Michael discusses the importance of a name and the power of words.

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Monday Morning Musings with Michael Bach – April 13, 2020

Posted on: April 13, 2020

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The far-right has been using the COVID-19 pandemic to spread its message of hatred and division, and this week Michael discusses how we can face it head-on.

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Monday Morning Musings with Michael Bach – April 6, 2020

Posted on: April 6, 2020

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This week, Michael talks about how COVID-19 is affecting his mental health.

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Monday Morning Musings with Michael Bach – March 30, 2020

Posted on: March 30, 2020

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Michael is joined this week by his friend Kevin Rempel to discuss mental health during this time of isolation.

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Join CCDI for a complimentary webinar this spring

Posted on: March 24, 2020

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In light of the ongoing challenges presented by the spread of COVID-19, CCDI has decided to offer complimentary access to our webinars until the end of May. Though access to these webinars has been re…

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Monday Morning Musings with Michael Bach – March 23, 2020

Posted on: March 23, 2020

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Despite social isolation and working from home, many still have to go into an office to perform their job. This week, Michael talks to a person who works in a call centre and discusses their experienc…

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Monday Morning Musings with Michael Bach – March 16, 2020

Posted on: March 16, 2020

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This week, Michael discusses how to care for your mental health while social distancing due to COVID-19.

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Monday Morning Musings with Michael Bach – March 9, 2020

Posted on: March 9, 2020

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Yesterday was International Women's Day, so today Michael wants to celebrate the wonderful women in his life and discuss some of the challenges women still face.

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Monday Morning Musings with Michael Bach – February 24, 2020

Posted on: February 24, 2020

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This week, Michael discusses our first real test of Reconciliation, the recent protests and blockades in support of the Wet'suwet'en people in British Columbia.

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Monday Morning Musings with Michael Bach – February 3, 2020

Posted on: February 3, 2020

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In order to keep this important conversation about race and racism in Canada going, Michael talks about the racism Chinese Canadians are experiencing due to the recent outbreak of the novel coronoviru…

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Monday Morning Musings with Michael Bach – January 29, 2020

Posted on: January 29, 2020

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It's Bell Let's Talk Day and in today's musings, Michael addresses the new mental health playbook from the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) and the importance of these initiatives.

 

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Monday Morning Musings with Michael Bach – January 20, 2020

Posted on: January 20, 2020

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In a follow-up to last week's Monday Morning Musings, Michael discusses how race is a social construct that we, as a society, have created.

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Monday Morning Musings with Michael Bach – January 13, 2020

Posted on: January 13, 2020

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This week, Michael discusses a recent act of racism against an Indigenous man and his granddaughter at a bank in Vancouver.

 

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Monday Morning Musings with Michael Bach – January 6, 2020

Posted on: January 6, 2020

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For his first video of the new year and season, Michael talks about the importance of our words and how they affect our actions.

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Diversity disclosure requirements changing for federally incorporated public companies effective January 1, 2020

Posted on: December 19, 2019

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Effective January 1, 2020, distributing corporations governed by the Canada Business Corporations Act (CBCA) will be required to report on the corporations policies and practices related to diversity …

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