Engagement.

Advertising Through Smart Technologies -- How to Be Intelligent Without Being Intrusive

Carlos de Torres | Posted 11.09.2014 | Canada Business
Carlos de Torres

The key to smart and successful marketing is finding the right time and the right experiences to engage. In fact, today's smart technologies can do a lot to reduce information overload -- countering Orwellian fears some might have about machines that know so much about us.

Stressed Out Employees Stress Out the Organization

Dan Pontefract | Posted 06.30.2014 | Canada
Dan Pontefract

What if you were in a horrible job and it resulted in more visits to the doctor's office? What if the Western world was actually getting unhealthier as a result of unhappy careers and even unhappier workplace environments? What if there were health consequences to the predicament employees face in their current positions?

Valentine's Proposals: Selecting the Ideal Diamond

Kelsey Malenchak | Posted 04.05.2014 | Canada Living
Kelsey Malenchak

Presenting a diamond ring can be one of the grandest gestures a man will make so it should be almost perfect. Many choose Valentine's Day as a romantic time to pop the question. With February 14 right around the corner, selecting the ring is a difficult and anxiety-filled process. Educating yourself before purchasing that once-in-a-lifetime piece will ensure you get exactly what you want (and what she wants).

The Wrong Kind of Chill During a Heat Wave

Ron Dembo | Posted 09.17.2013 | Canada Politics
Ron Dembo

In the past few days I have received a number of requests form Toronto Hydro asking me to conserve. So when I went into the Body Shop on Bloor Street in Toronto at midday on Wednesday the 17, the doors were wide open as if they were trying hard to air condition Toronto. I beat up on them to close the doors and they did.

Empty Your Inbox and Fill In Your Team

Deri Latimer | Posted 04.22.2013 | Canada Business
Deri Latimer

There are several online sources for email management tips from Personal Excellence.co. As I perused what's available, these key tips kept coming up.

Hey Ladies, What's Stopping YOU From Proposing?

Colette Kenney | Posted 09.10.2012 | Canada Living
Colette Kenney

So many women ask the same question: why won't he propose? Well, this week, a man wrote in and flipped the script -- hey ladies, what's stopping your from proposing? (Or for that matter, asking men out on dates, and paying for that date?) We've come a long way from the 50s, maybe we should start acting like it...

WHY Won't he Propose?

Colette Kenney | Posted 09.05.2012 | Canada Living
Colette Kenney

OK, it's been covered before, but women still have questions (all the time!) about just why men won't propose. What is it about the act that freaks men out and makes women weak in the knees? A conversation with a married man helped clear things up a bit...

What to do When He STILL Won't Propose

Colette Kenney | Posted 08.28.2012 | Canada Living
Colette Kenney

You and your boyfriend have been together for years, you're perfect together, in fact he's told you that you're the one. So what gives? Why won't he just propose already? Here's some advice for those who lay awake at night wondering when -- if ever -- the big day will come.

What To Do If He Doesn't Propose

Colette Kenney | Posted 07.10.2012 | Canada Living
Colette Kenney

Isn't it totally frustrating? You're with the man of your dreams. He tells you how much he loves you. He tells you that he wants to be with you forever. And yet he refuses to pop the question. So what gives?

The Fallacy Behind "Social Media Gurus"

Mitch Joel | Posted 03.10.2012 | Canada Business
Mitch Joel

While it's nice to get drunk on the social media Kool-Aid and point fingers at those who have gained exposure and popularity through it (both positive and negative), all of that pales in comparison to the fact that we still don't even really know just how powerful this new media is.

Better Than A Free Bag Of Pretzels: 'Perfect' Proposal Takes Place On Plane

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 12.22.2011 | Canada Living

As the YouTube generation grows up, we can expect more and more life events of strangers recorded for our viewing pleasure. And when it comes to askin...