Winter 2008 Volume 17 Number 4

Winter 2008 Volume 17 Number 4
 
 
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preSident

Introducing Susan Davis, Newly Elected
President of The Society of Notaries Public
of British Columbia

Work and Pleasure: Can They Go Together?
Susan Davis

SECrEtArY And EXECUtiVE dirECtor
Doom and Gloom . . . Or Just a Breather?
Wayne Braid

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COVER STORY:

 

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FEATURES

BC LAND SURVEYORS

kEYnotE
Land Surveyors in British Columbia
Val Wilson

Labour Mobility
in the Land Surveying Profession

Chuck Salmon

Continuing Professional Development:
Staying Current and Looking Forward

Minda C. Riley

BC’s Oil Patch: Go Big or Go Home
Richard Redfern

Sometimes the Best Man
for the Job is a Woman

Shauna C. Goertzen

BC Land Surveyors in Local Government
Peter Mueller

British Columbia’s Land Title and Survey System
or Why BC Property Owners
Sleep Soundly at Night

Jeff Beddoes

Land Management and Land Registration
in the Tsunami Recovery Program,
Aceh, Indonesia

John Blair

The Adventures of a BC Land Surveyor
Mark McGladrey

A Match Made from Mining
Diane Gregory

PRIVATE RECIPES


The Scrivener: What’s in a Name?

What Does it Take to Become a BC Notary Public?

Services a BC Notary Can Provide

The Excitement and Privilege
of Meeting Notaries in Iran

Fariborz Khasha

WhErE ArE thEY noW?
Michael Carr: Vintage and Vigour!

The New Board of The Society

profilE of A BC notArY
Akash Sablok: Giving Back and Enjoying Life!



Spotlight on good WorkS
Change and Continuity
at the People’s Law School

Susan Coristine

The Governors of the Notary Foundation

Notary Foundation Contributions


EDITOR’S

ADVERTISE in The Scrivener

hiStorY
Highways In British Columbia
Bill Pekonen

LETTERS

SEniorS
Self-Neglect
Laurie Salvador

lifEStYlES
From the Condo to the Country
Or the Ride-On Mower is More fun to Drive than My Beamer

Pauline Buck

SpECiAl nEEdS
Born in BC: Canada’s New Registered Disability Savings Plan
Jack Styan

ChAritABlE giVing
Local Artist Commits Selfless Act of Philanthropy
Peter Chipman

BUSinESS
Some Tips on Buying a Franchise in Canada
Tony Wilson

tAXES
The New Tax Free Savings Account
Kathryn Edwards

inVEStMEnt
Dealing with Negative Economic Headlines
Larry Jacobson

trAVEl
Beijing 2008
Ron Cartwright

WillS & EStAtES
Life Estates
Trevor Todd and Judith Milliken QC

tEChnologY
Upgrade Time
Akash Sablok

honoUrS & EVEntS
PEOPLE

Where in the World has The Scrivener Been?

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