TweetWho better to discuss the rise and fall of civilisation as we know it than a local baker who saw a new way to make bread products?
TweetCommunications expert Avi Lambert joins the gang to chat about how to get human beings to work together, rather than disrupting the process because they can. The Mayor gets feisty.
TweetRev Al has been working with homeless issues for 30 years in Victoria and the issues have evolved over time. There are many pieces of this complex puzzle and a certain level of sophistication is needed to complete said puzzle. Does our council, or any council for that matter, have the skills to deal with these issues? Listen and see what we think.
Is collaboration about parties working together or doing each other a favour? Is there a difference? Society seems to think negotiating is about getting your own way rather than getting to the best outcome. Discuss.
TweetWhy is it normal people seem to polarize issues rather than work to an acceptable spot where everyone gets to win? For all the kumbaya that is preached, we seem to be at war on so many fronts. Our city’s success is not guaranteed.
TweetYYJ is going after specific travellers with money in their pockets and adventure in their hearts. Oh, and we are trying to become home port for the cruise ships too—maybe then the Gondola won’t be considered open game for April Fools’ gags.
TweetDenton Pendergast is a long time Graphic Designer and lover of all things nautical and has been compiling a history of Victoria’s Harbour for the last few years. The gang chats about the ups and downs of the region’s greatest asset and why accepting you are crap at town-planning might make you better in the end.
TweetThe combined schmozzle of the bridge and sewage screw-ups has some in the CRD region scrambling. Most voters feel they will be forced to cover the costs of others’ mistakes via property taxes. Ironically, property taxes could be the secret to this region’s success. Listen.
In city planning, the wants are the ingredients and the what ifs are the recipes. Not enough people think about the what ifs and stay focused on the wants. It makes us selfish and creates polarized communities. It’s not easy, as you will hear, but you’ve got to start somewhere.
TweetMike has his finger on the pulse of YYJ and this week we chat about some of the issues that have his followers all abuzz.