5 Female-Directed Films to Check Out This March

As you might know, March is Women’s History Month: a time where we celebrate the brilliant contributions of talented women across the globe. As it so happens, the Oscars – which aired a few weeks ago – recognized many incredible women for their hard work and dedication to the film industry. So, in honour of…

HighlightHER: Lori Williams

As a granddaughter of Jewish immigrants who fled Poland after WWII, Lori’s story is about how hard work pays off, but also one about being confident and open enough to ask for and receive help when needed. Lori had her first job at the age of 13, working after school at a bakery. By the…

Holiday Gift Guide: Small Toronto Businesses Edition

By Lucie Huang  As December rolls in and the holiday season starts to sneak up on us, the stress of gift-giving can start to become overwhelming. But, there are ways to make it less daunting and even enjoyable.  With more and more big corporations dominating shopping culture, many small businesses are at risk of losing…

How I Deal With Morning Anxiety

By Kim Girard Morning anxiety is something I have dealt with for most of my life. Waking up with a feeling of dread for the day to come is no stranger to me. Throughout my life, there have been mornings where I just want to crawl back into bed and not face the unknown challenges…

The Best Back-to-School Apps for Students

With September and back-to-school season in full swing, it’s easy to feel overwhelmed by all of the new items on your plate. During this time of year, many students can find themselves stressed and worried about the upcoming semesters, pending assignments, and incoming workload. But, the beginning of the school year doesn’t have to feel…

Tips for Landing Your First Job

With summer vacation wrapping up and the school season approaching, it’s a great time to look for some work opportunities to balance out the school year, if you’re thinking about starting to work part-time this fall. No matter what type of work you’re looking to get into, here are some top tips to help you…