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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.

Sociology

Canada’s Changes Laws on How to get Citizenship in Canada

By |September 2nd, 2014|

I’m always cautious when the government changes the laws on how to obtain  citizenship in Canada, concerned that some people will be excluded. The goal, though, of these reforms is to increase integration and a stronger attachment to Canadian values and traditions. This is […]

Thinking & Appearance

By |August 31st, 2014|

Who would have ever thought that your predominant way of  thinking and your appearance – in particular your face – could be so related. I find this interesting since facial expressions are influenced to a large degree by cultural conditioning. For example, in Canada we […]

Direct vs Indirect Communication – Developing Cultural Competence

By |August 29th, 2014|

This article discusses the very important topic of direct vs indirect communication and how direct you should be in a given situation. In Canada we expect a clear message delivered in a respectful manner.  But levels of directness vary around the world and what […]

Changing Corporate Culture Is Hard. Here’s How Lenovo Did It.

By |August 26th, 2014|

The following article talks about how difficult it can be to change corporate culture when it contrasts significantly with the local culture. For example, I know from my teachin, how difficult it can be for people who have been brought up to treat people […]

How facial features drive our first impressions

By |August 12th, 2014|

First impressions are largely influenced by our faces
By Jonathan Webb, Science reporter, BBC News

Approachable? Intelligent? People’s responses to 1,000 photographs were used to build the model. Whether it’s a curled lip or a keen cheekbone, we all make quick social judgements based […]

Your language could affect your finances and your health! How language affects your behaviour.

By |August 5th, 2014|

Your language could be influencing your financial health.

In this video, Keith Chen gives a very interesting Ted Talk on how language affects how you view the relationship between the past, present and future. For many English speakers, as well as those from many other […]