Academy Awards

How To Build A Quality Professional Network

Kelly Lovell | Posted 04.08.2016 | Canada Business
Kelly Lovell

Many professionals emphasize networking and strategies to build networks, however, there is little focus on network maintenance. The best networks are the ones we can call on for support when needed. For example, are we comfortable asking for a favour from someone we spoke to once at a party a year ago? In this case, the quality of the relationship is more important than the number of contacts in the address book.

Academy Wins Oscar For Best Non-Apology For 'Racist' Asian Jokes

The Huffington Post Canada | Zi-Ann Lum | Posted 03.16.2016 | Canada Living

*Slow clap*

Why Chris Rock's Oscar Jokes Got The Wrong Laughs

Tasheka Lavann | Posted 03.04.2016 | Canada TV
Tasheka Lavann

When he spoke about some of the worst hate crimes experienced by black people, Chris Rock made sure to let these stars know that our ancestors were "too busy being raped and lynched to care about who won best cinematographer". How did they react to the "grandmother swinging from a tree"? Laughter!

Monica Lewinsky Stands Out In Black At Oscars Party

The Huffington Post Canada | Emma Prestwich | Posted 03.01.2016 | Canada Style

Her simple, tiered frock was understated in the most memorable way.

Would You Swipe Right For These Oscars Red Carpet Looks?

The Huffington Post Canada | Monika Markovinovic | Posted 02.29.2016 | Canada Style

It's time for YOU to pick your best dressed of the 2016 Oscars!

Every Epic Moment From The 2016 Oscars

The Huffington Post Canada | Angelyn Francis | Posted 02.29.2016 | Canada Living

We laughed, we cringed and we ate some Girl Scout cookies.

Lady Gaga Wears The Pants On The Oscars Red Carpet

The Huffington Post Canada | Monika Markovinovic | Posted 02.28.2016 | Canada Style

Because who needs a dress anyway?

Saoirse Ronan Pays Tribute To Ireland With Gorgeous Oscars Dress

The Huffington Post Canada | Monika Markovinovic | Posted 02.28.2016 | Canada Style

Green with envy.

B.C.-Based 'The Revenant' Actor Wears Haida Design To The Oscars

The Huffington Post B.C. | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 02.29.2016 | Canada British Columbia

"Here I go — I'll represent you all well."

Holy Sh*t, Ashley Graham!

The Huffington Post Canada | Madelyn Chung | Posted 02.29.2016 | Canada Style

Talk about SEXY.

Oscars 2016 Winners List: 'Spotlight' Wins, DiCaprio Triumphs

The Huffington Post Canada | Joanna Adams | Posted 02.29.2016 | Canada Living

"F**king Mad Max!"

Charlize Theron Just Outdid Herself On The Oscars Red Carpet

The Huffington Post Canada | Madelyn Chung | Posted 02.29.2016 | Canada Style

SLAY.

The Best And Worst Dressed Stars At The 2016 Oscars

The Huffington Post Canada | Madelyn Chung | Posted 02.29.2016 | Canada Style

Just wait until you see Heidi Klum's gown!

Ummmmmm, What Is That, Heidi Klum?

The Huffington Post Canada | Monika Markovinovic | Posted 02.29.2016 | Canada Style

Heidi Klum, what are you wearing?

Chris Rock's Oscars Monologue Attacked #OscarsSoWhite, As Expected

The Huffington Post Canada | Joanna Adams | Posted 02.28.2016 | Canada Living

"You realize if they nominated hosts, I wouldn't even get this job."

Kerry Washington's Plea For More Diversity Is Required Listening

The Huffington Post Canada | Brian Vinh Tien Trinh | Posted 02.28.2016 | Canada Living

"We need all the voices at the table."

Rachel McAdams Brings Sexy Back On The Oscars Red Carpet

The Huffington Post Canada | Monika Markovinovic | Posted 02.29.2016 | Canada Style

WHOA RACHEL!

Sigh. That's NOT Oprah.

The Huffington Post Canada | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 02.29.2016 | Canada Style

That's Whoopi Goldberg. #OscarsSoWhite

Priyanka Chopra Is A Pure Dream In Zuhair Murad At The Oscars

The Huffington Post Canada | Monika Markovinovic | Posted 02.29.2016 | Canada Style

One word: stunning.

Alicia Vikander Proves She Is The Belle Of The Oscars

The Huffington Post Canada | Monika Markovinovic | Posted 02.28.2016 | Canada Style

Princess Belle, is that you?!

All The Red Carpet Looks From The 2016 Oscars

The Huffington Post Canada | Madelyn Chung | Posted 02.28.2016 | Canada Style

Jennifer Lawrence, Lady Gaga and more!

Canadian Talent Honoured At Star-Studded L.A. Soiree

Heather Magee | Posted 02.28.2016 | Canada
Heather Magee

This year, Canadian films and talent earned 21 Academy Award nominations.

We Suffered For Our Oscar Picks So You Didn't Have To

The Huffington Post Canada | Brian Vinh Tien Trinh | Posted 02.26.2016 | Canada Living

We're so confident in our picks, we ate Scotch bonnet peppers to back it up.

4 Business Lessons To Take Away From Awards Season

Karin Campbell | Posted 02.25.2016 | Canada Business
Karin Campbell

Awards season is upon us. If you've avoided the online discussions about red carpet fashion over the past few weeks, consider yourself in the minority. Whether or not you're a fan of the inevitable musical montages, the teary speeches and the awkward presentation banter, there's a lot that businesses can learn from awards season.

This Year's Oscar Nod To "Carol" And Lesbian Love

Ron Levy | Posted 02.25.2016 | Canada Living
Ron Levy

This Sunday, the 88th annual Academy Awards will air. One film that will garner considerable attention at the ceremonies will be Carol, which earned an impressive six Oscar nominations in categories that include Best Adapted Screenplay. The movie is an adaptation of The Price of Salt, a 1952 romance novel by Patricia Highsmith, which was written at a time where lesbian fiction could be deemed obscene and seized by the authorities if the women were not portrayed as misguided, making choices that led to a bad end.