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June 2017

The annual Otafest celebration is even bigger and better than last year.  From cosplay, to speaker panels, to gaming there is something for every anime fanatic at Otafest. The three day festival over the Canada Day weekend, has become the optimal place for fans and enthusiasts to gather and share…
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The 5 C’s of Coworking

The 5 C’s of Coworking So you decided to start your own business. If you’re like most entrepreneurs nowadays, it’s most likely a digital based company and you likely launched from home. There’s nothing wrong with that, it keeps the…

Juicing with OJ this Summer – 3 Ways!

Forget about the hot chocolate and cappuccinos. Now that the temperature’s rising, it’s always nice to have something refreshing before starting your day, after a workout, or when you're simply lazying about outside. Juice is healthy,…

Canada, a Foreign Country

I first arrived in Calgary with one purpose: to study English as a second language at the University of Calgary. At only 19 years I abandoned my family, friends, pets and the ocean breeze of my hometown Mazatlan, Mexico, in order to pursue…

Failure is the New Success

"It's the craziest thing, it's like when you win a lot...you lose the ability to lose...you lose the ability to create." -Will Smith Yes, you read that right. Failure is the new success. The latest mindset we would like to share with you…

5 Ways to Write a Strong Cover Letter

Having a strong resume is half the battle when trying to get noticed among the many resumes and applicants a company goes through when looking to hire someone new (refer to article on resume writing here).  The other half, is ensuring that…

Bike Raves Are Coming to Calgary

Bike raves are a thing, and because Calgary’s a cycling city, we couldn’t be more excited about them happening here. Starting out as a small experiment last October there was around 150 people who attended this first rave. Kevin Jesuino,…

Calgary’s Lilac Festival 2017

You couldn't have asked for better weather to help kick off this year's Lilac Festival in Calgary. All along 4th Street, artists, entertainers and various food stalls lined the streets to help welcome in the excited crowds. This year the…

Lilac Festival Returns This Sunday

It's that time of the year again! The season is changing and the sun is shining down upon us! What better way to start off the festival season in Calgary than by attending the Lilac Festival this coming weekend! The festival has been a…