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Time Management: What Happened to Respect For Immediacy?

Joanne Gore – Vice President – Xplor Canada View the original post on printmediacentr I’m sure you’ve all heard the expression: “There’s never enough time to do the job right…but there’s always enough time to do it over”. In today’s world of “ten jobs making their way through the shop in the next hour” this has […]

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Learning to Pivot: Leveraging Events to Drive More Print

Joanne Gore – Vice President – National Read the original blog here Were you at drupa this year? I wasn’t. Well, I wasn’t there physically. But I have to say… on many days I felt like I was truly there. Between pictures, tweets, posts, videos, newsletters, email blasts and everything in between, I almost felt like […]

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Xplor Eastern Canada Blue Jays Game

Alex Downey-Ging – Past Ryerson President Last week members from Xplor Eastern Canada got together to enjoy a day at the ball game. The Rogers Centre was packed to watch the Toronto Blue Jays face the Arizona Diamondbacks, with the Blue Jays winning 5-2. The dome was open showing off the great weather, and a […]

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Time Off

Franklin Friedmann – Secretary – Xplor National Canada Too often I have written a blog entry concerning some detail of business and the resolution. Having just returned from a real holiday, no cell phone, no laptop or equivalent, instead keeping up with our two generations, it was a liberating world. I’m reminded of a time […]

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Why Outsource Alternate Formats?

Dennis Quon – ABOD Rep/Past President – Xplor Eastern Canada Outsourcing business processes has been in the spotlight for many years.  Corporations and organizations look to outsource to save cost, increase competitiveness, focus on their core competencies and ensure they provide the best services for a non-core business area.  If there was a candidate for […]

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Ryerson University’s Graphic Communications Management Awards Night 2015

Ryerson University’s Graphic Communications Management (GCM) program held their annual awards night on November 5th, 2015 at the Heidelberg Centre in downtown Toronto. The awards night celebrates the accomplishments of many of the extraordinary students in the program. Xplor Canada recognizes the importance of encouraging and nurturing growth in Industry. Thanks to the many students enrolled in […]

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Accessibility Compliance

Dennis Quon – Abod Rep/Past President – Xplor Canada For anyone producing documents either transactional, brochure ware or web pages, AODA – the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities act requires all large private organizations that do business in Ontario to begin to provide accessible documents on January 1, 2016. Your clock is ticking! As part of […]

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CCM – Internationally

Mark Miller – President – Xplor Western Canada Chapter Have you ever considered expanding your business outside of Canada and are not sure what it would take? I have been fotunate to have the opportunity to work with companies around the world deploying CCM systems and have a few interesting/challenging experiences to share. While the […]

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Xplor Ryerson at Graph Expo 2015

Tracy Laranjo – Vice President – Xplor Ryerson Chapter On Saturday, September 12, 2015, Xplor Ryerson’s President Caitlin Saberon and myself took flight from Toronto, Ontario to the windy city of Chicago, Illinois for Graph Expo 2015. Upon arrival, there was so much to take in – exquisite architecture, bustling streets, and let’s not forget all […]

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Disconnecting From our Devices

Franklin Friedmann – Secretary – Xplor Canada What can realistically be said about technology that improves the quality of life? It seems as we may have gone on holiday, we are less likely to get away from the office at all. While at work, the modern cellphone through iPhone allows you to reach everyone, however […]