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And The Oscar Goes To….Canadians :)

Roll out the red…..and white carpet as some of the Oscars were won by Canadians last night. Toronto raised director Domee Shi won her first Oscar for her animated short fil, Bao.  Shi wrote and directed the Pixar production, about

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New Poll Reveals Shifting Attitudes Towards The 4-Day Work Week

New poll data suggests that the majority of Canadians would be willing to work longer hours in order to work a four-day week. A recent study conducted by Angus Reid determined that 68 per cent of Canadians across all age

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‘Hockey Influence’ Produces More Left Handed Batters in Canada

Here’s a curiousity… Canada produces more Major League Baseball players who bat left compared to any other country. The finding lends some credence to the theory that those exposed to ice hockey early in their lives are more likely to

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Which Companies Are Canadian’s Sending Their CVs To?

Homegrown tech companies and the country’s big banks dominate a new ranking of the companies Canadians most want to work for. The ranking, put together by the social media site LinkedIn, named TD Bank the country’s most desirable place to

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Fewer Than Half Of Canadians Now Identify As Middle Class

A recent poll by Ekos Research for The Canadian Press suggests fewer than half of all Canadians now identify as members of the middle class — a steep drop from nearly 70 per cent in 2002.This comes as the Liberals

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