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This Sliding Bar can be switched on or off in theme options, and can take any widget you throw at it or even fill it with your custom HTML Code. Its perfect for grabbing the attention of your viewers. Choose between 1, 2, 3 or 4 columns, set the background color, widget divider color, activate transparency, a top border or fully disable it on desktop and mobile.

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Eye Contact: Another part of professional behaviour

By |January 30th, 2015|

Appropriate eye contact is extremely important in North America. The way you use eye contact can deeply influence how someone feels about you. Not only am I referring to how directly and long you maintain eye contact, but also the angle you use. Do […]

The Handshake: How are you influencing others with your handshake?

By |January 21st, 2015|

Your handshake could be leading people to interpret you in a way that you hadn’t intended. Your culture may have taught you to shake with a limp hand, especially a man to a woman, for example. Or perhaps your handshake is too strong. Maybe […]

Public Speaking: How to overcome stage fright

By |January 20th, 2015|

Are you terrified of public speaking? Do you freeze when giving a presentation? Fear of speaking in public is second to the most common fear – the fear of death. That’s right. So you are not alone. Of course, when you are presenting in […]

What recruiters look for on LinkedIn

By |January 19th, 2015|

Having a LinkedIn profile is a professional must these days. Whether you are looking for a job, hired to do some coaching, developing your professional network or helping your company attract new employees, having a LinkedIn profile is becoming the norm and is expected. […]

The Need for Cultural Competence in the Correctional System

By |January 7th, 2015|

Cultural competence is becoming essential in the workplace, especially in a city as multicultural as Toronto is. This was driven home to me recently when I accompanied a friend of Ukrainian origin, who has cancer for the second time, to a doctor’s appointment to […]

Throat Singing by Tanya Tagaq, Winner of the 2014 Polaris Music Prize

By |January 6th, 2015|

When I heard this throat singing performance by Tanya Tagaq, I was in awe. This traditional style of vocal music is found throughout the arctic, not only in North America, but Tanya’s recent award has led to increasingly more people getting the opportunity to […]

Canadian and American English: What’s the difference?

By |January 5th, 2015|

Canadian and American English have many differences. But while there are numerous strong regional accents, what we call Neutral North American accent is pretty much what we use in Toronto.

One of the main ways accents differ can be found in the vowels (as I […]