At our East&West Dialogue, guest speakers from different cultural
background come as volunteers, share their living experience, expertise,
thoughts and concerns, and have conversations with our audience.
Please come to meet our old friends, Ric Phillips and Wayne Henshall, who
have excellent insights on multi-cultures, relationship-building and
entrepreneurship through their distinguished national and international work
experience. They will share their observations on cultural differences and
discuss how to create and sustain meaningful engagements with those we
Time: Saturday, November 25, 2023 at 7:30-9 P.M. (Eastern Time)
Free hybrid English event, translation transcript available on Zoom
In-person Venue (RSVP, please):
1585 Yonge Street, Yorkminster Park Baptist Church
(Back door, which is off Yonge Street around 50 meters to the east.)
Please kindly RSVP by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Thanks!
The door will open at 7 P.M. Light snacks will be provided. You are encouraged to bring your own water bottle to help reduce disposable waste.
Online meeting Zoom registration link:
Zoom will open at 7:15 P.M.
Creator of 3V Communications™
Executive Director of National Communication Coaching Association of
Ranked #13 Communication Professional in the World by Global Gurus 2022,
Ric is an author, university instructor, expert in communications, public
speaking techniques and body language analysis, frequently called upon by the
media to provide pundit opinions and advice on businesspeople, politicians, and celebrities.
From 1998 to 2000, Ric worked in rural China as an ESL teacher, immersing
himself in a very different culture setting. Later, he taught communication
skills not only in local universities and colleges in Toronto, but across the
world in China, Russia, Israel, France, Armenia, Kazakhstan, Japan and the
More about Ric and his latest coaching hour at the East and West Learning
Connections can be found at:
Wayne M Henshall
Director of Partnerships, CNIB
Owner of Pangaea Innovative New Thought Solutions Inc.
Wayne grew up in rural Ontario, on the family farm (which is still in the family and is the home of his near-organic garden). He graduated from University of Toronto, and worked for a combined 21 years with IBM and Lenovo before entering CNIB. At IBM and Lenovo, he held a variety of positions ranging from technical specialist, warehouse worker, retail store sales, trainer, business process, and operations to Director and CIO/Board member. He travelled the world in his job, experiencing cultures and adapting processes, policies, and IT Systems to meet the needs of customers in different
countries, including China.
Check here for more information about Wayne:
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East and West Learning Connections, and have a dialogue with Ric and
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