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Minister's Minute: The beauty of margin

Minister's Minute: The beauty of margin

How beautiful would our city be if it’s filled with people who joyfully become poorer so that others might become richer?
Ask Ellie: With right partner, you can be open, honest about past affair

Ask Ellie: With right partner, you can be open, honest about past affair

Dear Ellie: At 22, newly graduated from university, my best friend and I travelled to “see the world” on a tight budget that summer, starting in the south of France.
Vancouver is a hub of guitar making. Here are 6 luthiers to know

Vancouver is a hub of guitar making. Here are 6 luthiers to know

These artisans are making beautiful music 🎸
Hey, colleague: How do you talk to your boss about unequal pay?

Hey, colleague: How do you talk to your boss about unequal pay?

It’s not a secret but the elephant in the room that no one wants to discuss: unequal pay contributes to the root cause of gendered poverty.
Ask Ellie: Young man wants clarity on why he ended happy relationship

Ask Ellie: Young man wants clarity on why he ended happy relationship

Dear Ellie: I’m a guy, 25, whose been told by women friends that I’m decent-looking, and assured by colleagues that I have a successful future ahead.
Ask Ellie: If partner swears off marriage, it's time to reassess

Ask Ellie: If partner swears off marriage, it's time to reassess

If you want marriage and kids, he’s not the man for you
Ask Ellie: To manage anger, look inward and heal old wounds

Ask Ellie: To manage anger, look inward and heal old wounds

There are lessons to be learned from Will Smith's violent reaction to anger at the Oscars
What are these peculiar objects hanging off Vancouver trees?

What are these peculiar objects hanging off Vancouver trees?

They almost look like giant plastic screws hanging off of trees, but these strange objects serve an important purpose in the province.
Opinion: How to boost your attention and ability to function with meditation, exercise and sleep

Opinion: How to boost your attention and ability to function with meditation, exercise and sleep

Research highlights the importance of daily meditation, exercise and sleep for improving executive functioning, a component of attention that helps people focus.
Opinion: Four lessons from online learning that should stick after the pandemic

Opinion: Four lessons from online learning that should stick after the pandemic

The question for all educators should be: How do we capitalize on COVID-19 initiated change to build better education systems for the future?