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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.

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.

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TOWES – Test of Workplace Essential Skills

By |September 12th, 2014|

TOWES is the acronym for the Test of Workplace Essential Skills. The Essential Skills have been categorized by the Canadian government as a way to standardize the skill requirements for each profession. They are also becoming the standard for evaluating a potential employee instead […]

FUN WITH WORDS – Learning from Honest Ed

By |August 18th, 2014|

Honest Ed loved to have fun with words
Honest Ed certainly did like to make fun with words. His famous landmark store at Toronto’s Bathurst and Bloor Streets – just down the road from Voice to Word Consulting – is famous for its flashing lights and […]

Homophone or Homophobe? Either way, we are all Homosapiens.

By |August 8th, 2014|

 

It’s hard to imagine a school that professes to teach grammar firing someone over using the word homophone in an education blog. If the homophone is related to a ‘gay agenda’, then maybe so is homosapien? (Don’t worry, the article does explain what a homophone […]

Does Having a Speech Therapy Background Mean you can Teach Accent Better?

By |July 4th, 2014|

People who want to work on their accent sometimes choose to go to a speech language pathologist (speech therapy) who has specialized in accent modification. One reason for this is that some private medical plans cover up to 85% of the costs of working […]

JOKE OF THE MONTH – Idiom Danger

By |May 10th, 2011|

A friend of mine recently told me a story about a former student who had become a police officer.

One day, he was attending a young man who had fainted. Since the young man was unconscious, the officer called an ambulance which whisked him away […]