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Life Lessons Learned From University

Posted June 12, 2013 by Recultured Team

It’s graduation season! As students celebrate the end of their studies and get ready to move on to the next phase of their lives, it’s time to reflect back on the memories made and lessons learned during their university experience…

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Business

Google’s April Fools Videos – A Lesson in Branding

Posted April 2, 2013 by Recultured Team

One company that has used the internet as a stage to attract attention each year is the tech behemoth, Google. If you’re on this page then you probably use the internet and caught at least one of Google’s many April Fools pranks! In case you didn’t catch the good ones, here’s a list of my favourite videos…

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How To: Survive (and Succeed in) Group Projects

Posted September 7, 2012 by Recultured Team

“Okay class, I want you to form into groups now…” are quite possibly the most loathed words to come out of a professor’s mouth, next to announcing a pop quiz. Not a fan of group projects? Here are some tips to help smoothen the process.

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Cars

Is Vancouver Really Canada’s Most Congested City?

Posted July 18, 2012 by Recultured Team

TomTom recently dubbed Vancouver as North America’s second-most congested city (after Los Angeles), and therefore Canada’s most congested city, in terms of vehicular traffic. I believe this conclusion is flawed. Read about why, and some ideas I have to reducing congestion within Metro Vancouver.

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_ Surefire Ways to Botch Your Next Presentation

Posted May 28, 2012 by Recultured Team

Apologize in advance. Blame technical difficulties. Fill your slides with jargon, lots of words, and no visuals whatsoever. 7 Tips to Beautiful PowerPoint – http://www.slideshare.net/itseugene/7-tips-to-beautiful-powerpoint-by-itseugenec   Wing it – rehearsals are for keeners. 5 Common Ways to Commit Presentation Suicide – http://www.ragan.com/Main/Articles/46411.aspx 12 Keys to a Great (PowerPoint) Presentation – http://www.prdaily.com/Main/Articles/11934.aspx http://www.allthingsworkplace.com/2013/01/presentation-3-quick-tips.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+allthingsworkplace+%28AllThingsWorkplace%29 Steal This Presentation [...]

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