Nigel's Blog

Moving a nation, one step at a time

Terry Fox embodies the best of this country, and his legacy proves it.

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Wilmot Says Welcome: A video to celebrate the arrival of newcomers

By Nigel Gordijk.

52 videos and more than 350 people, featuring English, French, Spanish, German, Celtic, Arabic - and bagpipes.

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Digital Marketing 101 - Country Guide magazine

Article by Helen Lammers-Helps for Country Guide magazine features tips and advice from me.

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Celebrate Canada’s greatest ever athlete

By Nigel Gordijk.

My first trip to Canada was to visit family in Kitchener during the summer of 1980. While I was here, I watched hours of TV since many North American shows didn't make it across the Pond.

Admittedly, this wasn't the best investment of my vacation time, and even back then I was aware this wasn't doing my brain much good. I can't remember any of the shows I watched, except for one event – covered by the national news – that remains embedded.

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Prioritize your online marketing plan

By Nigel Gordijk.

Online marketing is more than just a beauty contest. You need to offer your website's visitors a reason for being there.

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Nigel with his wife, Cheryl, filming their clip for the Wilmot Says Welcome video.

Profile: Faces of New Hamburg

Nigel Gordijk is an expat from a big city in England, adapting to life in a small, rural town.

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Celebrating teachers

By Nigel Gordijk.

It only takes one teacher to change a life. A personal story.

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How marrying a Canadian improved my customer service

By Nigel Gordijk.

It's about time that we Brits learned how to complain.

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Profile of Josslin Insurance

By Nigel Gordijk.

Josslin Insurance article for Exchange Magazine.

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A warm welcome and exquisite cuisine awaits at The Royal York

The Fairmont Royal York wears its heritage well, but it's the people who make a stay here feel like you're right at home. Joy Of Travel article by Nigel Gordijk.

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