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Tim Cook's Duke Commencement Speech Emphasizes Tech Privacy

Apple CEO Tim Cook gave the commencement speech Sunday at Duke University, where he earned his MBA. He demonstrated the quality of that education by …

Tim Cook

7 Ways to Use Your Slow Cooker to Make More Wholesome Meals

If one of your goals for the new year is to focus on eating a more wholesome diet, the slow cooker is one of the most helpful tools in the kitchen to …

Cooking

Execution Is a People Problem, Not a Strategy Problem

Photography by Joe Munroe<p>Paul,* the CEO of Maxreed, a global publishing company, was having trouble sleeping. Publishing is an industry that’s changing even faster than most other fast-changing industries, but Paul wasn’t awake worrying about his strategy. He had a solid plan that took advantage of …

15 Suicide-Attempt Survivors Tell Their Stories

<i>National Suicide Prevention Week runs from September 7-13, 2015.</i><p><i>If you or someone you care about is thinking about suicide, please call the National</i> …

Mental Health

Barack Obama sings Amazing Grace during funeral for Reverend Clementa Pinckney

On Friday, President Barack Obama spoke at the funeral for Reverend Clementa Pinckney, the South Carolina pastor and state senator who was murdered …

The Biggest Family-run Businesses in Canada

UPDATED for 2018!: Canada’s Richest People — The Top 25<p>#Rich100<p>The Top 25 Wealthiest<p>Canada’s Richest Woman<p>Canada’s Richest Family<p>Where They Give …

Right To Vote

John Tory calls for end to 'illegitimate, disrespectful' practice of carding

Toronto Mayor John Tory has called for an end of the controversial police practice of carding, which he said has "eroded the public trust."<p>"It is my …

Toronto

Pancake tacos, kale smoothie: 4 healthy, yummy ideas for breakfast

<i>Sometimes you want a quick and tasty breakfast like</i> <i>a bowl of oatmeal, a frittata muffin, a smoothie or even pancake tacos. Tamron Hall joined chef and bestselling author of "Clean Green Drinks," Candice Kumai, to share some of their favorite recipes for a healthy start to the day.</i><p><b>Tamron's quinoa</b> …

Managing Two People Who Hate Each Other

Managing people is never easy, but when the animosity between two of your direct reports escalates to the level of hatred, how do you minimize the drama and keep your team on track? Before you call for a professional mediator, remember that this is a fundamental part of your job as a manager. If …

The defining brand moments of 2013

From the birth of a Royal Baby to the Harlem Shake to Miley Cyrus' transformation and the loss of a global icon – this past year has been full of story lines that captivated the world and influenced the social media landscape.<p>As we look back on the defining moments of 2013, it's worth noting the …

Marketing

A look inside the mind of Google

Globe and Mail reporter Omar El Akkad visited Google’s headquarters to explore how, 15 years after its founding, the company is researching new ways to act as the intermediary between humans and the digital world. Many of its latest experimental projects seek to build the platforms and technologies …

What Your Boss Really Wants from You

It’s 1958, and Patricia Bays Haroski, a State Farm Insurance Company employee, wants people to formally recognize their boss on October 16th. Her goal? Improve the relationship between bosses and their direct reports. That date? She apparently picked it because it was her father’s birthday, and she …

Relationship Rules From Experienced Hollywood Couples

It seems like every day one celebrity is starting a new relationship with another, maybe switching from an actor to an athlete, or breaking up and flying solo. What is most impressive is when a couple makes it longer than most and are still in love after sharing the spotlight. Long-term celebrity …

After 30 years, lost 'Steve Jobs Time Capsule' finally recovered

Buried, and lost, in an Aspen field in 1983, the 13-foot-long tube contained, among other things, the mouse from Jobs' Lisa computer. Now, thanks to the TV show "Diggers," it's been found.<p>We can assume that Steve Jobs' 30-year-old mouse is in good condition. But what about the six pack of beer?<p>In …

Archaeology

Jacob Barnett, boy genius

Diagnosed with severe autism as a child, Barnett is now 15 and one of the world’s most promising physicists<p>by<p>THE CHAT

Ten hidden gems of Europe

There’s no place like Paris, Barcelona or Rome - but Europe has untouched corners that match the big hitters on beauty and charm, and with far fewer tourists. Take the road less travelled with these ten hidden gems of Europe.<p>1. Burg Satzvey, Germany<p>Whisper it: this fairytale castle is a short ride …

European Travel

23 Signs You're Secretly An Introvert

You might be a "quiet type" after all.<p>Think you can spot an introvert in a crowd? Think again. Although the stereotypical introvert may be the one at the party who’s hanging out alone by the food table fiddling with an iPhone, the “social butterfly” can just as easily have an introverted …

Verizon CEO Responds to Tax Critic Nader in Letter to PM Harper

Yesterday U.S. consumer advocate Ralph Nader wrote a letter to Prime Minister Stephen Harper criticizing Verizon as an alleged corporate tax dodger. …

Net Neutrality

Canada’s most powerful business people

Mark Wiseman manages a portfolio worth $183 billion. That’s more than the annual GDP of the Ukraine, the largest pot of investable money in Canada. …

Canada's top 25 most powerful business people

1 of 26<p>Previous<p>Next<p>Facebook<p>Email<p>Twitter<p>LinkedIn<p>Credit: Nikki Ormerod<p>The Top 25<p>Who really wields the most influence on the Canadian business scene …

Canada

Interview with Baryshnikov is a tricky pas de deux

The first thing I noticed about Mikhail Baryshnikov was his shoes – expensive brown brogues, possibly handmade over hip, horizontally striped socks, and quite large compared with his tiny, supposedly 5-foot-7 frame. They worked beautifully with his trim, gunmetal-grey suit. I should have asked …

Three beaten-down Canadian stocks with comeback potential

Yes, fallen stars can rise again. Particularly when their fall takes place on the stock market.<p>Many companies, once high fliers, tumble out of favour with investors.<p>Some turn things around, first by exhibiting stronger sales growth, then improving profitability. Their share prices follow, offering …

Investing

Darien | "Composure" | Musicians at Google

Michael Franti: Talks at Google

Google’s CIO on How to Make Your IT Department Great

Running an IT department is hard enough under any circumstances, but imagine doing it at one of the world’s preeminent technology companies. Your customers aren’t haplessly trying to set up their voicemail; they’re experts in technology and expect it to work.<p>In that sense, you might think Ben …

Chardonnays that are perfect for hot weather: Gord on Grapes

Sterling 2010 Chardonnay (#330233, $22.95, 91) from Napa with its lifted lemon, coconut and buttery apple elegance was just slightly too pricey for …

Carl Hart: "HIGH PRICE: A Neuroscientist's Journey of Self-Discovery That ..." | Talks At Google

The Newsroom Season 2: New Characters (HBO)

Robet Stone: "Pandora's Promise" | Talks at Google