Industry News

A Day in The Life: Spring in Halifax

April 18, 2018

Spring has opened its doors, which means out goes the snow and in comes a little sunshine and rain. It’s not time to pull out your swimsuit yet, but that doesn’t means you can’t enjoy this beautiful season.

Life in Halifax: The Perfect Balance

March 8, 2018

Whether you recently moved here, are thinking of moving here, or have lived here your whole life, Halifax is the perfect place to experience it all; it’s rich in history with an easy-going atmosphere.

Closing the ‘Knowing-Doing’ Gap

February 27, 2018

‘Do what you love for a living and you’ll never work for a day’ could easily be Kinduct Technologies CEO Travis McDonough’s calling card. His passion for playing competitive sports and his deep interest in technology aligned to form the foundation of his company, a world-leading human performance data and analytics software company.

Networking is Like Vegetables

February 26, 2018

Networking is like vegetables – we know they’re good for us but, we don’t always like the taste. Fortunately, it gets easier with practice. Here are 10 tips to use next time you’re heading to a networking event.

GAME CHANGERS: 2017 Best Youth Employer (Large Business)

February 15, 2018

Citco (Canada) Inc. was the recipient of the Best Youth Employer Award, Large Business Category. Andrew Semadeni, Senior Vice President at Citco, shares how hiring youth has benefitted the company.

GAME CHANGERS: Halifax Refugee Clinic Wins 2017 Experiential Learning Award

February 5, 2018

Halifax Refugee Clinic wins Experiential Learning Award at the 2017 Game Changers Awards Gala put on by the Halifax Partnership.

How to give back in 2018

January 31, 2018

While its great to focus new year's resolutions on personal goals, this blog covers the benefits of incorperating community involvement as well.

Amazon HQ2 Announcement

January 19, 2018

Yesterday, Amazon announced the 20 municipalities selected to move to the second phase of the Amazon HQ2 bid. Unfortunately, Halifax did not make the list.

GAME CHANGERS: NATIONAL Wins 2017 Connector Organization Award

January 18, 2018

NATIONAL was the recipient of the 2017 Best Connector Organization award at the Game Changers Awards Gala. The gala recognizes exceptional Halifax businesses and Connectors who hire youth, provide meaningful experiential learning opportunities and inspire others to take action in retaining youth.

GAME CHANGERS: Stantec Wins Experiential Learning Award

January 11, 2018

Stantec wins 2017 Experiential Learning award for a large business at the Game Changers Awards Gala. The Gala recognizes exceptional Halifax businesses and Connectors who hire youth, provide meaningful experiential learning opportunities and inspire others to take action in retaining youth.