Monthly Archives: April 2017

The National Day of Mourning


Today is The National Day of Mourning. This day is dedicated to remembering those who have lost their lives, or suffered injury or illness on the job due to a work related tragedy.

Poetry Month: Famous Poets’ Views On Life


April is Poetry Month and as this month comes to a close we want to share a few words of wisdom about life from our favourite poets.

Successful Skype Interview Tips


Many companies (Breakaway included!) are swapping out the traditional telephone interview in favour of the Skype interview.

Spring Safety Tips


As the weather changes and we put away our winter boots and heavy jackets in favour of running shoes and sweaters we must remember that with these changes comes a new set of new workplace safety risks.

Ontario Equal Pay Day 2017


Today is Equal Pay Day in Ontario. This is a day dedicated to bringing attention to the wage gap between working women and working men in Canada.

World Health Day 2017: Depression


Today, April 7th, is World Health Day. Each year the World Health Organization (WHO) focuses on an important health issue that affects the health of millions of people worldwide. This year the theme is Depression.