This is how I get rid of distractions

This is how I get rid of distractions

Smartphones, the Internet, social media and emails are among the 10 biggest workplace distractions, finds a study from CareerBuilder. More than half of the employees polled reported that their biggest distraction at work is their cellphone. But technology can’t...
Big Canadian telecoms are scamming us big-time

Big Canadian telecoms are scamming us big-time

Canada continues, year after year, to fall at the bottom of the pile in terms of services (call, text and data) and fees, according to the OECD. And we all know who the culprits are: big Canadian telecom companies like Rogers, Bell and Telus. Earlier this year, they even raised the prices due to an already fairly weak Canadian dollar (the loonie) taking a turn for the worst. But who’s the victim here? They want you to think it’s them.

On why productivity apps are not for me

On why productivity apps are not for me

Maybe I’m an old-school Debbie Downer (which is weird because it’s not like I’m 50 years old!) but for me productivity apps never quite made it into my heart, there to stay forever and ever. Nothing beats pen and paper for me. And yet, productivity apps are more powerful than ever now on the market.

How I know your designer is a superhero

How I know your designer is a superhero

Forget telekinesis and other superpowers. Your designer has superpowers all their own that make them an absolute killer superhero and which you, the client, should take note of, as they’ll become quite indispensable if discovered. Here are only some of their...
15 inspirational kpop music videos

15 inspirational kpop music videos

Kpop is essentially what Motown used to be: a company trains and “fabricates” young people into becoming a whole nation’s idols, who actually have very little say in how they present their music to the masses. And still, it blew my mind. I’ll leave you to chew on that.