Your Working Girl Says…


Charity mergers and “wealthy big-name donors”

Truthfully? The world of charities—a world I’ve inhabited for more than 25 years—is beginning to drive me a bit crazy. What are we supposed to think of charities, anyway? Are they a deer in the headlights responding like the proverbial damsel in distress to events beyond their control? Are they made up of scheming profiteers […]

Consider this…

Pink Daffodils or Yellow Ribbons? Questions around the merger of Canadian Cancer Society and Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation

The question of colour is one of many surrounding … Full Story


New book baby is on the way!

Attention Gentlest of Blog Readers! My new … Full Story

Sick Kids Hospital exteriors on Elizabeth St in Toronto , shot on  Feb 17 2013.(Vince Talotta/Toronto Star)

Latest Sick Kids Campaign Puts Fierce New Face on Acquiring New Donors

On October 14, 2016, the Globe and Mail published … Full Story



Publisher uses up all author’s words re new book, Cap in Hand

 This morning finds Your Working Girl lost for … Full Story


At ease: Ryan Adams makes it cool to like Taylor Swift now

Indie songwriter, Ryan Adams, has “re-imagined” … Full Story


Officially on the Night Sweats Band Wagon

Nathaniel Rateliff and The Night Sweats … Full Story