Category: News

Non-profit organizations like B Lab help businesses to both realize and achieve their goals of equity and sustainability within their respective industries.
(Michelle Rowe-Jardine)

Bringing meaning to marketing

Maintaining brand awareness with socially conscious, relevant marketing campaigns can be a bit like walking a tightrope for some companies. There‚Äôs very little room for error. The difference between maintaining perfect balance and falling off can depend on something as simple and unpredictable as which way the wind happens to blow that day. A positively-received campaign, especially one that focuses […]

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Mourners sit around one of 17 crosses at a memorial for the victims of the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, Feb. 16, 2018. (Jonathan Drake, Reuters)

Tragedy TV

Mass shooting. The phrase has been haunting people around the globe for years. In January 2017, a lone gunman opened fire at a Quebec City Mosque, killing nine and injuring 19 others. Seventeen people died by a gun wielding shooter in the latest mass gunfire in a school in Parkland, Florida in February.

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Jean-Vincent Verville/Global News

Exploring Objectivity in Canadian News

Pressure on journalists to get stories and get them quickly leaves no time for curiosity says Gerry Bowler, who taught history at the University of Manitoba for more than 25 years.

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Scene around the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland after a deadly shooting on Wednesday. Daniel Varela dvarela@miamiherald.com

News in Brief

The news is coming into our lives at greater speeds and in larger volumes than ever, these are some of the stories that captured Canadian media in 2018.

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Photo by Sukh Toor

Young Professionals Change the Face of News

A closer look at professionalism, visible minorities and virtuous storytelling. By Sukh Toor The face of the newsroom is changing as an excessively labelled group of young people enter the workplace and bring wave of changes. By 2040 all workplaces will be flooded with millennials; these young adults have different qualities and goals with alternative looks featuring tattoos and piercings. […]

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