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How to impress recruiters with a simple, free hack

  Networking. Networking. Networking. 72% of job seekers found a job through networking. 5% found it on Indeed, Monster or similar resources. But during networking events, you certainly can’t show up with your resume in hand     Sharing a digital business card provide an elegant solution to this problem. You can simply add your[…]

Sweden’s 6 Hour Work Day – Is It Sustainable?

Sweden is known for many things – excellent healthcare, top notch education, and more recently, for the businesses that are introducing a six-hour workday. The idea is, that as employees become more tired during eight hours at work, their productivity declines. Previous experiments have shown positive results, with employees being happier and less stressed at[…]

Top Three Ways To Give Your Business A Digital Update In 2016

  We all want to run successful businesses, right? But how do we keep up with the constantly shifting myriad of apps and tools available that claim to help us do so? Here’s our list of top three must have tools that we’ve personally used to help us in 2016. Website Analytics Let’s start the[…]

Why You Need Digital Business Cards in 2016

2015 saw a lot of changes. Samsung introduced the Galaxy S6 Edge, Apple released the iPhone 6s, and digital business cards were all abuzz when we attended ad:tech NY and IIDEX.  As this year draws to a close, let’s recap the top five ways a digital business or networking card can help you in 2016.[…]

Which Digital Card Is For You?

  Recently we attended IIDEX Canada, and it was amaaazing. If you’re into design, interiors, architecture or beautiful things in general, it is THE can‘t miss event of the year. We had the chance to talk to some of you about ditching the old school business cards, and downloading a free app which lets you make[…]

Life-Hacks For The Creative Traveller

  When you’re living life on the go, the last thing you want are bulky possessions to weigh you down. How can you lighten the load, and still carry your modern essentials with you?   Bellroy Phone Case Bellroy is a pretty awesome company. They’ve created a handy phone case, which carries your credit cards,[…]

Apps To Help You This Holiday Season

  It’s winter, it’s freezing outside, but our homes and hearts are warm and toasty! (Oh, so cheesy, but you know it’s true). This is the season for gift giving, for getting back in touch with old friends and relatives, but with our busy schedules and added holiday bills, it can also be a stressful,[…]

Essential Tools For Running A Successful Business In 2016

  With half of us estimated to be freelancing by the year 2020 (yikes, only five years away), it’s never too early to familiarise oneself with digital business tools. Here are our top picks that’ll help you maintain sanity.   Toggl Toggl is a nifty little tool, which helps you track how much time you[…]

Tools Every Freelancer Needs

We all know the story by now. The job market is tough, the economy is lagging, and the number of students and professionals choosing to set up their own businesses is ever increasing. Forbes estimates that up to 50% of Americanswill be freelancers, consultants or other independent workers by 2020. So what does a young[…]