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Are you scared of Omicron? Here’s what you need to know to stay safe

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If news about Omicron has got you worried, let’s talk about the basics about this new COVID-19 variant and what… Read more »

Boost your career in 2022 by taking these free courses

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Ready for 2022? The start of a new year is a great time to set new career goals. If it’s… Read more »

What is a growth mindset and how can it help you succeed?

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Do you believe that brilliant people are made not born? Are you the type of person who is curious and… Read more »

Don’t forget this step before setting your goals for 2022

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2022 is just a few weeks away. Can you believe it? This means that it’s time to make new year’s… Read more »

Are you a parent thinking of going back to school? 5 tips to handle the challenge

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Newcomer parents who want to pursue further education have to think long and hard before they push through with their… Read more »

Scams to watch out for during the holiday season 2

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‘Tis the season of holiday scams once again. While most people are at home on their computers during the pandemic,… Read more »

The Canada Child Benefit Program

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The Canada Child Benefit (CCB) is a monthly payment made to families to help with the cost of raising children… Read more »

Travelling during COVID times: What you need to know

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Update: There are additional changes to entry, testing and quarantine requirements due to the Omicron variant. Please go to COVID-19:… Read more »

5 things you should know about the COVID-19 vaccine for kids

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Health Canada has approved the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine for children ages five to 11 years old. This means that the… Read more »

Dealing with difficult co-workers: Do’s and don’ts

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All of us have had to deal with co-workers who are difficult to work with. You’ve probably had team mates… Read more »

Career-boosting strategies to give you an edge during the pandemic

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Did you lose your job during the pandemic? Maybe you’re looking for a new job, or thinking of shifting careers…. Read more »

Another COVID winter is coming. Here’s how to cope

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Winter brings a new set of challenges for newcomers who’ve just arrived this year. Aside from coping with the cold… Read more »

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