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Peter Harris
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So are any of the health 'facts' that we've been listening to since childhood actually true? Or was Grandma just making stuff up?
So are any of the health 'facts' that we've been listening to since childhood actually true? Or was Grandma just making stuff up?
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If you've worked in an office, you've probably experienced the politics and power struggles of food.
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Insurance can be confusing, and we don’t always know what we need, what we don’t need, or if we’re covered in what situation. Don’t we all know that one person who found themselves in a terrible situation because they didn’t have insurance? We asked Peter Karageorgos, the Director of Consumer and Industry Affairs at the
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The most important sentence you'll say in your job interview.
In a job interview, employers will be looking to see how savvy you are, how confident you are, and how personable you are. There will be some questions about your work experience and skills, of course, but if the prospective employer didn't think you could do the job, they wouldn't waste time interviewing you. What they really want to see is how you handle pressure. How well you can communicate. If they like you. And that decision is made quickly...
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The best places to retire in Ontario.
While there is no one region that will appeal to all retirees, there are a number of Ontario towns that offer enviable amenities and lifestyles for seniors. This topic is a personal one for me. My brother, sister, and I all emigrated from Quebec to Ontario about a decade ago. Now that we have kids
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Counting on your cover letter is shooting yourself in the foot. Your resume itself has to be customized to every job you apply for -- highlighting your core credentials that are most relevant for that specific job.
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Many of the 'rights' we commonly assume we're entitled to are more accurately things that have to earned. Here are a few examples.
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New research reveals why people cheat on their spouses, when they are most likely to do it, and the excuses they use to cover their tracks.
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We’re into August; the dog days of summer. The weather is hot, the days are long, and winter seems like a lifetime away. Except that back-to-school sales are in full swing, the days are getting shorter, and we’re not far from Labour Day – the unofficial end of summer. Just so you don’t wake up
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Because for some reason, I am the mosquito magnet in my family...
What are some of the reasons mosquitoes are more attracted to some people than others? Would you believe body size, blood type and alcohol are all factors?
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Planning to camp in Ontario? Here is a list of seven spots for pitching your tent and enjoying activities in some of the most amazing settings available.
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My take on the best spots for pitching your tent in Ontario.
Planning to camp in Ontario? Here is a list of seven spots for pitching your tent and enjoying activities in some of the most amazing settings available.
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Writer, editor, web content producer
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  • Workopolis
    Content Manager, 2009 - present
  • Yahoo!
    Senior Front Page Editor, 2008 - 2009
  • Monster
    Content Manager, 2001 - 2007
  • Bell Canada
    Homepage Editor Sympatico / MSN portal, 2007 - 2008
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Toronto
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Montreal - Sherbrooke
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I am a worker of the web, usually on behalf of Canadian workers, content manager of Workopolis.
Education
  • University of Sherbrooke
    Master's in Canadian Literature, 1998 - 2001
  • University of Sherbrooke
    Bachelor's in Professional Writing, 1992 - 1997
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