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  • Always Ask Why You Didn't Get That Promotion

    Always Ask Why You Didn't Get That Promotion

    "I just got passed up for another promotion. This is the third one in the last four years. I have a degree and great skills; I get excellent comments and scores on my yearly reviews, too. It seems impossible for me to break out of the job I've had th…
    - 13 hours ago, 17 Aug 17, 5:45pm -
  • Want An Innovative Economy?  Fund Research

    Want An Innovative Economy?  Fund Research

    By Paul Armstrong and Carol HerbertWith Canada's 150th birthday squarely in the rear-view mirror, we should now look to our future. Our current government has been staking much on an "innovation economy" — if the regular speeches by various ministr…
    - 15 hours ago, 17 Aug 17, 4:02pm -
  • Brandon Stranzl, Sears Canada Chairman, Steps Away So He Can Try To Buy The Retailer

    Brandon Stranzl, Sears Canada Chairman, Steps Away So He Can Try To Buy The Retailer

    TORONTO — Sears Canada executive chairman Brandon Stranzl is stepping away from his role to launch a bid for the beleaguered retailer, which is restructuring under court protection from creditors.A memo to staff Wednesday about his departure from t…
    - 19 hours ago, 17 Aug 17, 12:32pm -
  • Are We Seriously Negotiating A Free Trade Deal With Donald Trump?

    Are We Seriously Negotiating A Free Trade Deal With Donald Trump?

    Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland was in Washington, D.C. on Wednesday to start the first round of NAFTA negotiations.But Washington was a bit distracted by another matter — the evolving scandal surrounding U.S. President Donald Trump's ap…
    - 1 day ago, 16 Aug 17, 9:20pm -
  • Understanding Your Real Estate Buyer Representation Agreement

    Understanding Your Real Estate Buyer Representation Agreement

    There's nothing like the humdrum of paperwork to bog down the excitement of a house hunt. But much like opening a new bank account or purchasing a car, buying a home comes with its fair share of contracts to sign and legalese to decode.Arguably the f…
    - 1 day ago, 16 Aug 17, 7:32pm -
  • Airbnb Banned White Supremacists Who Attended Charlottesville Rally

    Airbnb Banned White Supremacists Who Attended Charlottesville Rally

    Airbnb took action last weekend to ban "Unite the Right" rally-goers from its platform, but its executives say they were never welcome in the first place.In a statement provided to HuffPost Canada, CEO Brian Chesky said some people attending the viol…
    - 2 days ago, 16 Aug 17, 6:06pm -
  • CIBC Launches 'Simplii,' A Direct Banking Brand

    CIBC Launches 'Simplii,' A Direct Banking Brand

    TORONTO — CIBC is launching a new direct banking brand that will also absorb accounts currently with Loblaw-owned President's Choice Financial.The bank says its new Simplii Financial brand will provide no-fee daily banking through online, mobile an…
    - 2 days ago, 16 Aug 17, 1:06pm -
  • British Columbia's Minimum Wage To Rise To $15 Under New NDP Government

    British Columbia's Minimum Wage To Rise To $15 Under New NDP Government

    VICTORIA — The B.C. government says it's planning to increase the provincial minimum wage to $15 an hour by 2021.Labour Minister Harry Bains said Tuesday a fair wages commission will be established in the coming weeks to plan how to raise the rate…
    - 2 days ago, 16 Aug 17, 1:02pm -
  • Sears Canada Creates 'Hardship' Fund For Employees It Denied Severance

    Sears Canada Creates 'Hardship' Fund For Employees It Denied Severance

    TORONTO — Lawyers representing workers at Sears Canada and the company have reached a deal to create a hardship fund for former employees who were denied severance payments when they lost their jobs at the retailer.The $500,000 for the fund will co…
    - 2 days ago, 15 Aug 17, 11:19pm -
  • President Trump Promotes His Charlottesville Winery After News Conference

    President Trump Promotes His Charlottesville Winery After News Conference

    U.S. President Donald Trump took a moment to promote his Charlottesville, Va. winery on Tuesday, moments after downplaying concerns his unfocused response to violence in the city is inflaming racial tensions.The president spoke at Trump Tower in New…
    - 2 days ago, 15 Aug 17, 10:43pm -

Canada Sports

  • Sidney Crosby, Nathan MacKinnon donate to Cole Harbour hockey
    Pittsburgh Penguins captain Sidney Crosby and Colorado Avalanche centre Nathan MacKinnon continue to give back to their hometown of Cole Harbour, N.S.The NHL stars have provided young fans with a thrill through their active particip…
    - 6 Aug 15, 6:58pm -
  • Patrick Kane target of rape investigation: report
    Chicago Blackhawks star Patrick Kane is the target of a rape investigation by police in Hamburg, N.Y., where he has a home, the Buffalo News reported Thursday.Citing two law-enforcement sources, the newspaper reported that a local woman has accused K…
    - 6 Aug 15, 4:43pm -
  • Santo Condorelli set for 100m final at swimming world championships
    Santo Condorelli will race for a medal at the swimming world championships on Thursday, while two other Canadians will compete in semifinals.Condorelli earned a spot in the men's 100-metre freestyle final by advancing through Wednesday's heats and se…
    - 6 Aug 15, 1:46pm -
  • Parapan Am Games coverage begins Aug. 7 on CBC
    The Parapan Am Games will take place in Toronto from Aug. 7-15 and CBC will have daily coverage of the events.Coverage beings with the opening ceremony on Friday at 8 p.m. ET on CBC-TV, cbc.ca/parapanam and on the CBC Sports App.In total, CB…
    - 5 Aug 15, 11:04pm -
  • Sidney Crosby Hockey School in Cole Harbour deemed success by NHL star
    There's still a couple of days left in NHL star Sidney Crosby's inaugural week-long hockey school, but the Pittsburgh Penguins captain is already calling the event a success because volunteers and students are "really having a blast."The Sid…
    - 5 Aug 15, 10:12pm -
  • Field of Play: A flag-bearer with staying power
    The Parapan American Games about to unfold in Toronto and Southern Ontario will be the largest in history. Conservatively speaking, they will involve 1600 athletes from 28 countries competing in 15 disciplines.The spectacle is bound to be an eye-open…
    - 5 Aug 15, 9:07pm -
  • Blue Bomber QB Drew Willy named CFL player of the week
    Blue Bombers quarterback Drew Willy has been named the No. 1 CFL player of the week.The 28-year-old QB used his arm - and legs to lead the Bombers to a 23-13 win Thursday night against the BC Lions.Willy, who was injured the week prior an…
    - 5 Aug 15, 2:02pm -
  • Ryan Cochrane misses 800m final at swimming world championships
    Canada's Ryan Cochrane failed to qualify for the final of the men's 800-metre freestyle event Tuesday at the swimming world championships in Kazan, Russia, a disappointing follow-up to his surprise medal in the 400m event two days earlier.The Vict…
    - 4 Aug 15, 12:40pm -
  • Raptors' new uniforms revealed by Drake at OVO Fest
    Drake unveiled one of the Toronto Raptors' new uniform designs on stage at his OVO Fest in Toronto on Monday night.The team enlisted the help of its global ambassador and tweeted a picture of him showing off one of the jerseys towards the end o…
    - 4 Aug 15, 4:06am -
  • Blue Jays, Royals series ends on sour note
    The Toronto Blue Jays and Kansas City Royals don't seem to like each other very much.Or maybe the Royals just woke up on Sunday and decided they don't like the Jays.The reason is anyone's guess, but it made for an especially hostile game between t…
    - 2 Aug 15, 10:36pm -

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