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This Is A Custom Widget

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.

Voice to Word BLOG

How to Understand a Thick Accent

By |October 8th, 2014|

Every industry in Canada has to deal with multiple accents. So we all need to learn how to understand a thick accent and how to clarify when we don’t. And remember, if you are having difficulty understanding someone’s accent, they very likely are having […]

Neil Young’s HELPLESS, sung by KD Lang

By |October 7th, 2014|

Neil Young has written so many classic songs. Here the song HELPLESS, sung by Canada’s KD Lang, takes us back to his youth growing up in Ontario, Canada. According to Wikepedia, the song was “most famously recorded by Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young on […]

Name discrimination

By |October 7th, 2014|

Name discrimination, while theoretically illegal, is unfortunately common. Read and listen to what Jose says when he changed his name to Joe.

If you have had a similar experience, please share it.

 
Name Discrimination – Do Anglicized Names Receive More Responses to Job Applications?
His name is […]

How to Speak with Authority

By |October 3rd, 2014|

How can we speak with authority? Well, first of all, stop using all those fillers, such as “you know” and “like.” Next, stop making statements sound like questions.

Slam poetry performer, Taylor Mali, is also an educator and teacher advocate. He  gives some very funny […]

Presentation Tips From The World Champion Of Public Speaking

By |October 2nd, 2014|

I often recommend Toastmasters to my students as a means to regularly practice presentation skills and receive constructive feedback. And I have seen some excellent speakers come out of Toastmasters. The speaker who gives advice for the following article, has also honed his skills […]

The Power of Introverts

By |October 1st, 2014|

Introverts are rather undervalued these days. Yet they make up a third to a half of the society. It’s interesting to look at how history and culture have influenced us to tend to give more prestige to extroverts than introverts. Listen to this inspiring […]

Express Entry – Canada’s Immigration Playing Field Is About to Change

By |September 30th, 2014|

Express Entry is a fundamentally different approach to immigration in Canada which will come into effect early 2015. According to the following article, “what is dramatically different is that not all eligible applicants will be invited to apply for permanent residence – only the […]