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Millions of Women Are Injured During Childbirth. Why Aren't Doctors Diagnosing Them?

When Jennifer had her second child in 2005, she knew within days that something worrisome had happened to her body. For the first time in her life, she couldn’t make it to the toilet. She peed without warning. She took her 2-week-old to the grocery store down the block and had to waddle home with …

Ten things that can make or break the job interview

We've all read tips from job coaches and HR pros about job interview do's and don'ts. Everything from proper eye contact and reading body language to preparing succinct stories of personal work successes.<p>My company is currently on a hiring spree and expects to grow from its current 100 employees to …

How can I elicit more thoughtful answers from job candidates?

<b>The Question:</b><p>I'm a retail manager, and I often do interviews to hire our store's seasonal staff. The problem is, I get the same canned answers from people all the time.<p>When I ask: "If a customer asked you about a product or service that you don't know anything about, how would you handle it?" I'd …

Tips and traps when preparing or revising your will

<i>Tim Cestnick is president of</i> WaterStreet Family Offices<i>, and author of several tax and personal finance books.</i> tcestnick@waterstreet.ca<p>My parents were recently revising their wills. I told them that I'd like an inheritance similar to that left by Onni Nurmi, a Finnish businessman. Mr. Nurmi wasn't …

13 Refreshing and Fruity Sangria Recipes

What’s one of the best ways to celebrate summer? If you ask us, it’s with a glass of sangria in hand. First introduced to the United States at the 1964 World’s Fair in New York, the punch has been around for centuries. And with all that history (you can read more about it here), come hundreds of …

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7 Keys for Creating Stunning Urban Landscape Photography

When thinking of landscape photography, what often comes to mind are photographs of mountainsides or desolate beaches, but landscape photography is …

7 steps to a headache-free website makeover

There comes a time when every business' website needs a fresh start – whether launching a new product or service, changing up the team, developing a new brand identity or noticing that your website still says "© 2008″ in the footer.<p>Unfortunately, many businesses believe that a website relaunch is …

What Canadian travellers need to know about the new ePassports

Every new Canadian passport is now an "ePassport." So why the "e?"<p>As of July 1, passports now come with a small, embedded chip digitally containing personal information typed on page two. Unfortunately, though, travellers can't just wave the passport's chip before a digital reader to speed through …

iPhone, therefore iAm? Why Apple needs to get over itself

I'm the first to admit that I'm an iNut or an iFan or however else those of us whose lives have been changed by the sublime design simplicity of Apple products should call themselves. Bottom line: iGetit.<p>These days, though, I am also iIrked, mostly by the tone of the technological giant's latest …

Tips for Approaching & Photographing Strangers

Street photography can be nerve-racking for some people. The idea of talking to strangers and/or capturing photos of them can be daunting. There are …