Top 5 Patios in Toronto

Madison Ave Pub

As the end of May approaches, Torontonians embrace the warmth and welcome summer by having a refreshing drink and delicious food on a patio.

If you’re new to the city or have never been to a patio, this is your chance! Here we’re going to tell you about the top 5 patios in Toronto you should go to this summer.

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Victoria Day Special: Where to go on Victoria Day in Vancouver

Kits beach

Another long weekend is coming up and you have plenty of time to enjoy Victoria Day* with your friends.

For most of us it is the time to celebrate nice weather, the coming summer and the end of a long and cold winter. In this Blog post we feature some activities suited to your interests or, in other words, “your cup of tea”.

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Victoria Day Special: Where to go on Victoria Day in Toronto

Niagara Falls

Have you heard about Victoria Day yet? The long weekend is coming up and here are a few tips on what to do in and around Toronto around this particular time. This year, Victoria Day is on May 18th. Every year the date changes, since Queen Victoria’s birthday should be celebrated on the last Monday before May 25th.

Canada has been celebrating Victoria Day since 1845. Following the Queen’s death in 1901, it became a public holiday. For Canadians, Victoria Day is also an opportunity to celebrate the end of winter and beginning of summer weather. Attractions and parks reopen after a long winter. Below you will find some great ideas on how to enjoy your long weekend this May:

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10 Tips on How to Write a Business Email in English

How To Write a Business Email in English

Writing and receiving emails has become an inevitable part of everyday life, both in private and business correspondence. When writing an email to your family or friends, you may be as casual as you want. But wait, are you sure you can write a proper business letter to your boss or a client? There are some business email etiquette rules and that everyone is required to follow, even if you are a non-native English speaker.

Don’t freak out! In this article you’ll find 10 tips on how to be professional in writing business letters.

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Top 10 Must-See Places in Canada

Must-See Places in Canada

There is no better way of experiencing Canadian culture than by visiting some of the country’s most historic and popular places! Learn about these 10 landmarks that you should visit during your stay in Canada. Every place on this list is a great travel destination and will make you fall in love with this country.

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10 Communication Skills You Should Apply in the Customer Service Field

Business team enjoying victory

When working in the customer service field, you have to be prepared to negotiate with several customers in order to assure their satisfaction and the success of your company. It is very important to take into account that one of the best ways to keep customers happy and satisfied is by communicating well. Something as simple as a misunderstanding can cause many different issues, but with these tips you will learn how to communicate appropriately with a customer and avoid those!

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How Canadians Act: The Five C’s

How Canadians Act

Who is a Canadian? What makes a Canadian special? Is it the cold winter months, or is it something in the water? Since I was born here and have lived in over 5 cities in Canada, I’d like to think that I know a thing or two about these creatures we call Canadians. So let’s have a look at what I have dubbed the 5 C’s of being Canadian.

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