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Full Body Workout Tips to fit your schedule

  A great full body workout on a regular basis can be accomplished, even on a tight schedule The start of a new year often comes with a gleaming list of resolutions that you’re chalk full of motivation to tackle. And, if you’re like so many of us, at the top of that list is the resolution to… Read more »

Holiday Hairstyles for Women

Look stylish from the office to the office party during the holidays As women, transforming our beauty look from day to night is a challenge we face often, but even more so during the holiday season when after-work events and celebrations fill up our calendars. And if you’re like me, a busy schedule equates to… Read more »

Common Job Application Mistakes to avoid

Thanks to the abundance of sophisticated job-related web apps out there (*cough* 86network.com *cough*), applying to jobs in 2015 has never been easier. Unfortunately, errors in job applications are as common today as they have ever been. Below, we’ve gathered our list of common job application mistakes and some helpful tips to avoid them. Spelling and grammatical… Read more »

Serving Tips: The Goldilocks Zone of Service

#Rules2ServeBy: Being Attentive versus Invasive We’ve all been there: you sit down for a nice night out with your friends at your favourite restaurant or lounge and you leave feeling like you spent as much time with your server as you did the people you came with. Sure, you could order as soon as you… Read more »

#Rules2ServeBy: Drinks & Bills Serving tables can be challenging at times, especially when you’re being sat multiple tables at once during the rush. Generally speaking, customers are fairly understanding when the service takes a little longer than usual during the busiest time of the day (which is usually pretty obvious to anyone entering the restaurant)…. Read more »

Great interview outfits

When it comes to interviews, first impressions are key – and your interview outfits can paint a fabulous picture of who you are before even uttering a word. Now, what you wear won’t guarantee you success, but it definitely puts your best foot forward when meeting a potential employer. And, this is even more important in… Read more »

Us ladies know far too well that we go through a lot when it comes to our feet. Fashion is not particularly that favourable to comfort, and we usually give in. Six inch stilettos with blisters on the side? GIVE IT TO ME! Patent leather peep toe booties you’ll never wear again? LOVE IT! But… Read more »

Boston Pizza Station Square, opening soon at Metrotown in Burnaby, is hiring for all Service and Culinary Positions Burnaby’s Metrotown area is about to get a new hotspot: Boston Pizza Station Square! And, now is your chance to be a part of the opening team. On Friday and Saturday, October 16-17, Boston Pizza Station Square… Read more »

Without knowing, employers far and wide are making critical errors in their online job postings, costing them job posting views and potential hires. Here are six quick job posting tips for writing effective postings that can not only boost the number of applications you receive, but could lead to that great hire you’ve been searching for. 1) Job… Read more »

Kramer Knives on Raw Craft with Anthony Bourdain, Episode 4 Regardless whether you are a cook or chef whose knife is his/her most important tool, if you appreciate quality craftsmanship, creativity, and just really cool stuff, you should take a few minutes out of your day to watch Master Bladesmith Bob Kramer work his magic… Read more »