Week One: Slack Lunch Train to… Someone’s MOM!?

It's been an exciting first week. I hardly know where to begin! My first day, I was asked to do something I simply wasn't entirely comfortable with. While I had been anticipating the general onboarding requirements (void cheque, TD1s, confidentiality agreement), I was asked to do something far outside of my comfort zone. I was …

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Hurling myself ungracefully into 2017

What do you get when you mix a bunch of entitled yuppies with a yoga retreat at a mountain resort? Well, I'm not entirely certain. My preconceived notions of the types of "hippie-dippy" holier-than-thou spiritual gangsters was not at all what greeted me when I looked around the room at the welcome event on Thursday …

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Day 17 & 18: Savoury Croissants, Road Rage, and Mixed Feelings

Ah, the holiday season. Who can get past a weekend without stuffing their faces full of sugar cookies and hot apple cider? And... Who would want to?! I can't say there was much job searching activity beyond what I'd done during the week. I spent Friday morning at a second 'technical' interview at the B2B …

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