Vlog: Doing Diaspora with Dr Martin Russell of The Networking Institute (55 min)

Diaspora and alumni are close cousins. In my interview with Martin, we explore alumni as affinity diaspora. We often associate affinity for alumni with institution. Alumni can also hold a deep affinity to their country, region or city of study. Our conversation also explores the diaspora-alumni links in networking, the role of introverts, corporate alumni, […]

Vlog: Be Curious with Dr Hilary Curry – Alumni as Community (27 min)

Alumni connections can happen in all types of guises. Hilary and I went to the Encounters with Canada programme together at the Terry Fox Centre in Ottawa. This encounter was over 25 years ago! We reconnected a few years ago (thank you LinkedIn!). We realized we had so much in common- and she was curious […]