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Australia For All Types of Travellers

Travelzoo Canada | Posted 10.31.2014 | Canada Travel
Travelzoo Canada

By birth, I'm Canadian, and by choice I'm living in Australia, having moved to Sydney several years ago. I'm often fielding questions from friends and family back home on what part of my adoptive country would be best for them to visit as most don't know where to start. Here's my guide to Australia for all types of travelers.

Tips For Women on How to Handle Their Wealth

Cindy Crean | Posted 10.30.2014 | Canada Living
Cindy Crean

What should women expect in terms of a financial plan? The plan should include a cash flow projection -- this means how much money you earn and spend in a month, a net worth statement -- which are your assets minus your liabilities, as well as a projection of your net worth throughout their lifetime.

How To Make Your Smart Meter Even Smarter

David Dodge | Posted 10.27.2014 | Canada
David Dodge

Medicine Hat has had no fires and Clugston says they are keeping their hands on the rudder. But without a clear benefit to the customer Medicine Hat, like so many other places, has allowed people to dominate the debate with specious claims about electromagnetic radiation, state surveillance and the like.

#foodcrisis: The "Defining Challenge of Our Century" in a Graphic Novel

Craig and Marc Kielburger | Posted 10.27.2014 | Canada Impact
Craig and Marc Kielburger

It's Sin City meets Homeland with a touch of House of Cards; there's something for comic book junkies and global politics nuts, too -- and plenty of food for thought for the rest of us. #foodcrisis is a new graphic novel that portrays the collapse of the world's agricultural system in 2025.

Think of Toronto As Your Broadway Set For The Upcoming Municipal Elections

Shane Feldman | Posted 10.22.2014 | Canada Politics
Shane Feldman

The Producers are there to make sure that all the needs of every part of the show are met. If our stage is the City of Toronto, the Producers are our City Councillors. These are the individuals, who are chosen by you to be your voice and ensure your needs are met. They vow to work tirelessly to give you the opportunity to do your very best on the City of Toronto stage.

Turning 500 Tonnes of Cow Poop a Day into Renewable Energy

David Dodge | Posted 10.22.2014 | Canada Impact
David Dodge

Bern Kotelko grew up farming near Vegreville near Edmonton in Alberta. When you start having that many cows in one place the poop starts to pile up. Rather than see that as a problem Kotelko and his business partners saw it as an opportunity.

LOOK: 15 Things To Know About Your Pee

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 10.22.2014 | Canada Living

We pee every day and rarely think too much about it. But urinating is a pretty vital function. You need to pee not only so your body can get rid o...

CRA Engaged In 'Political Retribution' Against Harper Critics: Think Tank

CP | Stephanie Levitz, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.21.2014 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - A left-leaning think tank is raising new questions about the possibility of political interference in audits of charities.The Broadbent Insti...

Top Reasons You Need to Put Your Smartphone Down Right Now

Sharon Vinderine | Posted 10.17.2014 | Canada Living
Sharon Vinderine

Our phones have become our lifelines, our mode of socializing, our way of staying connected. But in fact, by using this "appliance" to stay connected, I would say we are in fact losing all of our connections. There is something to be said for distraction free living. It is no wonder that stress levels in our society are at an all-time high and use of anti-depressants have peaked.

What Social Media Can Teach You About Living a Fuller Life

Kim Smiley | Posted 10.17.2014 | Canada Living
Kim Smiley

Let me fill you in on a secret: It's because you are too busy focusing on you, your company and your brand. You. You. More you. Forget about yourself for a second. Focus on the scintillating stars around you. They are gorgeous, captivating and brilliant! There is so much to discover. It is there waiting, just like you. All you have to do is open years eyes, click and share.

These Kids Have A Brilliant Little Business

The Huffington Post B.C. | Emily Lazatin | Posted 10.17.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Most kids rely on chores to make some extra cash, but the Joseph siblings put their entrepreneurial minds together instead and started their own b...

Is Alberta Canada's Next Big Solar Market?

David Dodge | Posted 10.14.2014 | Canada
David Dodge

On a bright fall day in early October in a packed ballroom in a downtown Calgary hotel Alberta's new energy minister, Frank Oberle, made his first spe...

Microsoft CEO Sets Off Outrage Over Women's Pay

CP | Tali Arbel, The Associated Press | Posted 10.10.2014 | Canada Business

NEW YORK -- Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella apologized Thursday night and said he was wrong for saying that women don't need to ask for a raise and should...

Let Your University Education Speak For Itself

Bonnie M. Patterson | Posted 10.08.2014 | Canada
Bonnie M. Patterson

Of those who did respond in 2013, 87.4 per cent said they were employed six months after graduation, with 93 per cent on average reporting they were in jobs after two years. In many programs, employment rates were as high as 95 per cent two years out.

How We Built Our Own Earthship

David Dodge | Posted 10.06.2014 | Canada
David Dodge

This article was written by Green Energy Futures editor and production manager, Duncan Kinney. When you tell people you're building an Earthship there...

Ask Yourself These Three Questions Before You Dive Into Online Video

Lisa Ostrikoff | Posted 10.06.2014 | Canada
Lisa Ostrikoff

This is a great place to start when looking at your overall video strategy and deciding what content to include and what stories to tell. Come up with three key messages for potential customers to absorb, and then work on simplifying them. Get someone to view your businesses from an outsider's perspective, which can add additional insight.

Canadian Model Coco Rocha Is Pregnant!

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 10.06.2014 | Canada Style

Make way for the world's most stylish baby! Coco Rocha is pregnant with her first child and the Canadian model couldn't wait to share the news with...

Tiger Woods Gets Into The Restaurant Business

CP | The Associated Press | Posted 10.01.2014 | Canada Living

JUPITER, Fla. - Tiger Woods is trying out some new courses.The top golfer announced Tuesday he is opening a Florida restaurant called The Woods Jupite...

Don't Frame TWU's Community Covenant Issue as a Freedom of Religion Issue

Blake Bromley | Posted 09.28.2014 | Canada Politics
Blake Bromley

TWU's statutory object is to provide a university education to persons of any creed. It is the BC legislature which has enacted the statute which uses the mandatory "shall" when articulating the requirement that TWU's education be provided to persons of "any creed". It went on to expressly state that TWU's Bylaws must not include anything "that is in conflict with this Act".

2014 Airport Affordability Index - Ranking the 20 Most Popular Airports Serving Canadians

Cheapflights | Posted 09.26.2014 | Canada Travel
Cheapflights

For the fourth year, Cheapflights.ca pulled data and crunched the numbers to come up with our Annual Airport Affordability Index to help you in your q...

Hey Business Executives, Don't Forget Social Media is Always Watching You

Leah Eichler | Posted 09.23.2014 | Canada Business
Leah Eichler

It seems the Internet, like Orwell's police state, is slowly forcing everyone to stay on his or her best behaviour. In my mind, the Internet won when yet another elevator video surfaced of National Football League player Ray Rice punching his then fiancé, prompting his release by the Baltimore Ravens and an indefinite suspension by the NFL.

Canada Missing Out On Green Energy Revolution: Report

CBC | Posted 09.22.2014 | Canada Business

At a time when investment in clean energy technologies is growing worldwide, Canada is “looking the other way” and risks missing out on trade and ...

Are You Spending More Than Your Relationship Can Afford?

Tim Paziuk | Posted 09.19.2014 | Canada Living
Tim Paziuk

In most households, one person takes responsibility for the household finances. This can work well as long as the person controlling the finances isn't the one with the problem. I think it makes sense that if you're living as a couple and you have joint bank accounts that both partners know what's going on.

Chris Jancelewicz

Jennie Garth (Hypothetically) Remodels The '90210' Houses

HuffingtonPost.com | Chris Jancelewicz | Posted 09.18.2014 | Canada TV

Despite all the years that've gone by since the show's heyday, Jennie Garth is still mostly known for her stint as Kelly Taylor on "Beverly Hills, 902...

You Won't Be Able To Use This Credit Card At Costco Anymore

CP | David Paddon, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.18.2014 | Canada Business

TORONTO - Costco Wholesale Canada and its only credit card supplier, American Express, are severing their 15-year relationship.A Costco spokesman says...