Note to Millennials, or anyone who looks like one – the old people are bluffing. They sound like they hate you. But they really just want you to love them first. And buy something, too.Read more "The Definition of Catering: Millennials, Hotels and the War for the 21st Century"
I’m happy to proudly cheerlead for my friend Richard Loat – a pal of my other programs, so to speak – who is currently on a StartUp Bus through Europe, the sort of ‘incubating’ roadshows that combines Entrepreneuers (like Vancouver’s Loat) with Hackers, pitting them both against and alongside each other, tasking them to build a […]Read more "Buspreneur Richard Loat proposes launching PeopleRank, an online solution for your real world awesomeness"
by Kolby Solinsky Editor, White Cover Magazine I am 26 years old, and I am ancient. Apparently, I never did what I was supposed to with my youth, although I didn’t realize it at the time. That’s because I, like many, made the mistake of thinking I was young without realizing how fast I was growing […]Read more "15-Year-Old Flynn McGarry Is the Next American Masterchef"
I don’t do Black Friday. Maybe I don’t mean that like most people mean it. I’m not bitter about it or cynical about it, although I do laugh at the photos (and videos, below) of those fools stampeding over each other – elephants, rhinos, gazelles, antelope, hyenas – so they can desperately save money while […]Read more "I Don’t Do Black Friday… Because I’m Not Crazy"
“Fresh. Friendly. Familiar… Always.” It seems Tim Hortons coffee cup-spread slogan is more than just a marketing line, as the Canadian restaurant chain ranked 61st in a recent list of the world’s 100 most loved companies (brands).Read more "Everybody Loves Tim Hortons"
———————————————————— by Kolby Solinsky Editor, White Cover Magazine ———————————————————— “How realtors are killing their own industry…” That’s how Canadian Business briefly introduced reporter James Cowan’s piece on March 2. It’s titled “Real Talk About Real Estate”, and it criticizes the Toronto Real Estate Board for patting themselves on the back and applauding their own inefficiency.Read more "Think Realtors Are Destroying Real Estate? Ask a Journalist How It Feels to Ruin Journalism."
———————————————————— by Turner Lavoie Haight-Ashbury Correspondent, White Cover Magazine ———————————————————— Is this how you raise morale, or is this like smashing a lamp as everyone evacuates Ancient Troy? (*And, yes, you can successfully compare the New Jersey/Brooklyn/Five Boroughs Nets to Ancient Troy.)Read more "‘Open Letter’: Jay Z’s Love Note to the Brooklyn Nets"
———————————————————— by Chesapeake Charlie Annapolis Correspondent, White Cover Magazine ———————————————————— “Is He Worth It?” That was the basic sentiment re-packaged in various forms on ESPN’s homepage. “Worth $120.6M?” That was another. “Vote: Worth It?” There you go. They were, of course, talking about the Baltimore Ravens new mortgage, quarterback Joe Flacco, who signed a six-year contract for […]Read more "That’s So Raven: Joe Flacco, The $120 Million Man"
———————————————————— by Kolby Solinsky Editor, White Cover Magazine ———————————————————— Dear Penny; You were always by my side, even when I didn’t want you to be. Weighing down my pockets. Making my palms smell like pissed-on copper. When I held you, my mitts got all clammy and ugly. It was like I could taste you just by […]Read more "Common Cents: A Goodbye Love Letter to the Canadian Penny"
———————————————————— by Puck Hockey Correspondent, White Cover Magazine ———————————————————— Everyone wants an explanation. Absolutely everyone. They can’t just let it be. Brian Burke’s been fired and they just have to know. Why was he fired? Why now? What are the Maple Leafs thinking? What’s their plan without Burke? Can Dave Nonis handle the load? Was it about […]Read more "The Life of Brian: Not All Firings Have To Make Sense"