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Artificial intelligence creates more jobs than it takes away

As artificial intelligence takes jobs away, it also creates even more new jobs. The emergence of A.I. can be unsettling. We see predictions that it will take over many jobs and could even turn against us due to the: Growing web of interconnected devices, self-driving...

Cashing in: Top IT salaries in Canada

It's that time again. If you're an IT programmer looking for a job in Canada, read on for the latest figures on what some of the top IT salaries are. Mobile, artificial intelligence and machine learning are where it's at In general, the hot stuff and emerging...

Top programming languages to learn to get a job in Toronto in 2017

A question that's top of mind for programmers, developers and software engineers: Which programming language should I learn next? I'm trying to choose a computer programming course and I was wondering if you could steer me in the right direction by giving me some idea...

Making Toronto a Global Leader in Artificial Intelligence

Did you hear about the guy who left an executive role at Facebook in Silicon Valley to start up an artificial intelligence company right here in Toronto? That guy is Steve Irvine. He's betting that Toronto is the best place in the world to create a hub for the biggest...

TEDxToronto 2016: Awesome Canadians You Need to Know

I had the honour of attending TEDxToronto 2016 and seeing 16 remarkable Canadians present solutions to some of the most difficult issues challenging our world today. What was my take away other than drinking super-sized mugs of Canadian awesomeness all day? Gratitude...

3 things the Blue Jays taught me about team building

What can we learn about team building from the Blue Jays to get our own teams to #ComeTogether? The Blue Jays became top contenders last season when former General Manager Alex Anthopoulos put more emphasis on hiring team players with a strong character. This season...

Simple improv techniques to improve your communication skills

What's the most important qualification for any job, the key ingredient of every strong team and the one skill that is indispensable to employers? Communication skills, of course. Also known as, soft skills, social skills, conversation skills. Every conversation is an...