Kid sister painted for me

Written by Ashton Deroy:  This piece is preserved as First Nations Mohawk Art. 2020-09-12. My kid sister wanted to put something up on the website. As I said it is good to put things on your website that makes you happy. I often miss my family back home in Quinte West, but I am gladContinue reading “Kid sister painted for me”

S.W. Agency business plan

We are now developing the business plan for S.W. Agency. This is an exciting endeavor with in our network of freelancers that I have connected with both in person and over Fiverr. Swan Whispers Agency Business plan draft 2 At this time we have my sister Ashley working on a project to do artwork forContinue reading “S.W. Agency business plan”

Knuckleheads go bowling!

  Ashton Deroy Writes: My Depression was hitting me hard in April, as it usually does and I needed to have my spirits lifted. Alana Skye to the rescue again! She took me bowling in Newmarket and we annoyed some people as we always do. It was a great time. I am lucky to haveContinue reading “Knuckleheads go bowling!”

Why Bobby Lashley isn’t getting over as a good guy in WWE?

WWE misses the mark from time to time on creating solid hero characters. I do not think this is what happened with Ronda Rousey… However, with characters like Roman Reigns & Bobby Lashley you can see that WWE does not know what they are doing. Why isn’t Lashley getting cheered? Look at these cringe-worthy storyContinue reading “Why Bobby Lashley isn’t getting over as a good guy in WWE?”

Parliament buildings, talking about Justin Trudeau’s book Common Ground.

    Picture by Diana Skye, Parliament building, and some beautiful Canadian nature.  Someone at work said to me Canada has no tradition, we have no culture, we are a weak standard of traditions. Say that to my aunt who is a sergeant in the army, tell that to Diana who has been to other countriesContinue reading “Parliament buildings, talking about Justin Trudeau’s book Common Ground.”

When is it time to transition from college staff to a recruiter & or career counsellor?

People sometimes ask why I get jobs so quickly in transition periods. They might even assume it has to do with a heightened skills that employers demand. Neither of these things are why though. I have experience accessing resources for mental health, crisis & of course needing a job. When I need a job, IContinue reading “When is it time to transition from college staff to a recruiter & or career counsellor?”

Shifting the blog focus to digital entertainment consumption.

Hey readers, I have been blogging on this space since January. Now I have a great job, a portfolio and a full roster of clients. I am doing the goal I set for myself last summer. Remember to write your SMART goals down, sometimes you surprise yourself and achieve them. So now what? I wantContinue reading “Shifting the blog focus to digital entertainment consumption.”

Should I quit my job to manage my online store?

Most Shopify users may as well be making minimum wage to under minimum wage. Only the smallest percent of survey Entrepreneur drop shippers make a killing. Sorry to burst your bubble but this is not the time to be an online Entrepreneur. Sadly I think the time you wanted to get on and off theContinue reading “Should I quit my job to manage my online store?”

Humor Podcasts: Shitty Jobs Part 1 & 2.

(Click the above sound images to link to our talk audio segment.) Ashton Deroy & Alana Skye are up to their old shenanigans again. Ashton Deroy plays an outhouse cleaner, Alana Skye is a Private Investigator and the SoundCloud was recorded at a Tea Shop in Newmarket.  Background: Alana Skye & Ashton Deroy took theContinue reading “Humor Podcasts: Shitty Jobs Part 1 & 2.”

Sales is King, Marketing is jester

If more companies were built around effective and legal sales strategies Canada would not have had the famous flops I can think of in the last 5 years. These incidents include but are not limited to: Rogers & Bell getting called out for high sales pressure tactics – Despite many vendor contract employees in telecom takingContinue reading “Sales is King, Marketing is jester”