Monthly Archives: March 2013

And the top blogger is…

Winning a writing award sure looks good on a college graduate’s resume. That’s why I created a business blogging award last year for my first-year advertising students and presented it at their program’s prestigious annual Greg Awards gala. The Greg … Continue reading

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Comm 57 students prove blogging changes lives

When I launch my business blogging assignment with my first-year advertising students, I Skype into the classroom successful advertising graduate Brook Johnston, a copywriter at a respected Toronto creative agency who testifies how blogging helped jumpstart his career. I didn’t … Continue reading

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“Brothers” Frank & Anthony interviewed on mentorship rewards

My Little Brother, Anthony Bilow, and I had our second big 15 minutes of fame together this week. A few years ago, we appeared on CKWS Television when we gave a speech to 500 dignitaries at the United Way Touchdown … Continue reading

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The proof is in the prose

I’m feeling a sense of deja vu as I write this post. Back in November, I reflected on the value of blogging as a tool to learn business writing skills after delivering an eight-week business blogging assignment to my first-year … Continue reading

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Even after taking a class based in leadership I was under the impression leadership was all about taking charge of situations and making those who follow you, be they employees, customers, etc. do as…

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The end is nigh…

We’re almost at the end of the Comm 57 blogging assignment and I look forward to it with mixed emotions. It’s incredibly rewarding to see how much so many students have grown as writers in just a few weeks. At … Continue reading

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Meet the new blogstars

This week I had more than a dozen superb Comm 57 blogs to sift through in choosing the top 5. Selecting the best ones was so difficult that I had to take a whole different tack. This week you’ll meet … Continue reading

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