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5 Tips for Avoiding Distraction During the Holidays

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Holidays in the workplace can be a major distraction. Whether you’re 10 cookies deep into a dessert tray, sharing shopping horror stories, or your favourite Christmas carol is playing the radio and you have to sing along (it’s okay, we’ve all


Christmas Donation Drive

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Show your holiday spirit and help make your community members’ winter brighter! We have put together a Christmas Donation Drive and are accepting winter clothing donations in our Breakaway office!


Co-worker Gift Ideas

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As we head full force into the holiday season many of us have started buying gifts for our family, friends, and co-workers. If you work in a place that exchanges gifts it is important to remember that the gifts you give are


Driving with Transport Trucks in Bad Weather

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The winter weather has begun in the GTA and with this weather comes new hazards. It is important that we keep ourselves safe while outdoors by wearing proper protective clothing and driving safely during bad weather conditions.


World Kindness Day

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Today is World Kindness Day. You don’t have to take much time out of your day to spread kindness; kindness can come in many small acts that can be performed throughout your regular day. In honour of World Kindness Day


Manage & Reduce Stress at Work

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This time of year can be very stressful in the workplace. Because so many companies experience high volumes around the holiday season it is understandable that these months can cause added stress for workers. It is important to manage and reduce


Preparing for Winter: Proper Protective Clothing at Work

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Winter is coming! As winter starts to descend upon us here in the GTA it is important to remember to take proper clothing precautions at work to keep yourself warm and safe during the winter months. Proper protective clothing is the


Sleep Your Way to Better Work Performance

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In today’s competitive job market and labor force, it’s critical to have every edge you can get. Research has shown that one of the easiest ways to be a better, more marketable employee could be as simple as hitting that


Cannabis Legalization in Canada

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As of Wednesday October 17th 2018 recreational cannabis will be legal in Canada. We explore the details of this law change in today’s blog post.


Job Search Tasks for the Long Weekend

Job Search Tasks for the Long Weekend

In between Thanksgiving turkey and naps this weekend take a moment to do a few of the job search tasks on this list to help advance your job search!