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Last night I had the pleasure of attending The 25th Annual Putname County Spelling Bee at The Grand Theater, thanks to an initiative put together by Emerging Leaders and The Grand to get the conversation going about The Grand’s programming, their appeal to the emerging demographic, and how they can…

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April 2nd, 2014

ACFOLA’s Youth Empowerment Series (YES) presents: Paving the Road to Success: Be Bold, Speak Up and Reach Out! The Youth Empowerment Series is a forum for young adults to be engaged in lively discussions with each other and potential mentors on various academic, personal and career issues that affect youth…

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April 2nd, 2014

Over the last month or so there, has been so much happening in London that re-enforces that our city is strong despite some serious challenges. At Emerging Leaders it has been an amazing month of activity. We held our London X conference where more than 300 Londoners came to share…

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March 21st, 2014

Sometimes when we are together we are in fact apart even though we may only be separated by the space of a block, a room, or the space between us on a couch. This space between us is not only physical but can be emotional or psychological and because of…

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March 8th, 2014

    Photos by Ed Jackman It’s been one week since we held London X – City Building in a Time of Change, where more than 300 Londoners gathered. Since then we have ben humbled by the overwhelmingly positive reaction we had to our conference . Many have contacted us…

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We are perhaps the luckiest Londoners ever right now because of the blank slate from which to start anew. We have an opportunity unlike any in our city’s history to reimagine who we are, where we live, and what our city is. We have an opportunity to choose what London is…

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X in mathematics is a variable and we are living in a variable and rapidly changing time. In our city we are facing the challenge of a 20% youth unemployment rate, a forecast of lower than expected growth, and yet, in spite of this, London still has the potential to…

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Emerging Leaders: City of London Budget Input 2014 We wish to thank the Mayor and Council for the opportunity to share our input on the 2014 municipal budget. We recognize and appreciate the difficult work that staff has done to bring the budget to a decision point and the hard…

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second survey, completed for us by The Centre of Organization Effectiveness, we expand on the the first Work in London Survey in order to continue examining the trends amongst the members of the EL demographic who are working in London. Importantly this year we have asked employers to give us…

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October 28th, 2013

Pre X  Emerging Leaders has invited the CEO of the Hamilton Chamber of Commerce, Keanin Loomis, and Former Clerk of the Privy Council, Alex Himelfarb to come to London provide two important perspectives. Alex Himelfarb will discuss the implication of tax cuts to our well being and Keanin Loomis will…

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