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8 tips to support your kids learning from home

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Are you ready to home school your kids this school year? If you’re among the parents who registered for the… Read more »

3 healthy routines for kids coming home from school

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This school year is a time for particularly big changes. Not only will the kids be adjusting to the usual… Read more »

How to attend a virtual networking seminar: Tips to make the most out of it

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Have you ever attended a virtual networking event? With the pandemic threat still here, you’ll find that many conferences are… Read more »

Guarding your mental health during COVID-19 times: 5 simple tips

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Newcomers to Canada who are just starting out are facing challenging times. Even as businesses and other establishments have started… Read more »

Job hunting during the pandemic? Here’s how to get ahead

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Newcomers looking for work right now are facing added limitations due to the pandemic. Aside from the slow job market,… Read more »

Thinking about homeschooling your child? Here’s what you need to know

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Parents who are worried about their children attending in-person schooling this term due to the pandemic (or for any other… Read more »

The 3 meeting attendees you don’t want to meet online

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Online meetings tend to be more casual. After all, those of us who are at home are working in familiar,… Read more »

What do you do when faced with racism? 3 ways to defuse the situation or be an ally

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How do you deal with a racist attack? Dealing with a racist encounter is hard. A verbal attack, even graffiti,… Read more »

Preparing for going back to school during the pandemic

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With the opening of schools on September 8, you may be worried about your kids’ safety with the virus threat… Read more »

Questions you should ask in a job interview

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A job interview is not only a chance to convince the employer that you are perfect for the job, it… Read more »

5 habits that are here to stay in this “new normal”

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The province has eased COVID restrictions as patient numbers continued to go down. But as we start to go back… Read more »

3 tips for the best summer staycation experience

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Feeling glum because of the pandemic? We can’t fly overseas yet but we can still travel. How about setting your… Read more »

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