It’s Friday night and I designed a notepad

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Anyone who knows me, knows that I’m a bit of an organizational nut. Not in the sense that I’m organized 100% of the time, but definitely in the sense that I get overly-excited about things that are meant for organizing. At work, I have a few friends who are equally excited about such things… to the point, that we sometimes email each other to compare how much we’re geeking out about our new organizational system of the week, special project or funky tabs meant for sticking on things. Oh yes…
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One year at U of M

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Today marks one year of my working at the University of Manitoba (yay!). To celebrate, I’m sharing a selection of photos that I’ve taken on campus over the last year. They really give a sense of the sheer variety of interesting things that I see on a day-to-day basis. I hope you enjoy the view!

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The end of an era

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Friday, November 25, 2011 marks the end of an era for me. After 11 years, I will no longer be an employee of The FaQtory. It has been a long road, at times incredibly fulfilling, while at other times, ‘challenging’ to say the least. I’ve learned so much there; starting as a Junior Designer and ending as a Creative Director & Account Manager, plus a member of the Management Team.
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Two things

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I’m a big fan of detail and communication; better yet, detailed communication. Perhaps it’s because of my background working as both a Creative Director and Account Manager at The FaQtory and have a solid history of handling projects start to finish (and know how a lack of detail at the start can cause unnecessary complications at the end), or perhaps it’s just because I’m a detail kind of woman. Either way, those two things always serve me, our team and our clients well.
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