HOW SURVIVING A PLANE CRASH APPLIES TO BUSINESS

When Nando Parrado was a teenager, the plane he was travelling in with his elite rugby team crashed head-on into the frozen Andes Mountains at cruising speed. Only 16 of the 45 passengers on board survived.

 

VANCOUVER BUSINESS BRINGS LUXURY TO FLOWER ORDERING PROCESS

Buying flowers for someone is a simple gesture that sends a message without needing to say anything at all. Unfortunately, the process of ordering them is complicated and lacks any trace of elegance, until now.

 

LOCAL AROMATHERAPY COMPANY VITRUVI LAUNCHES A REFINED LINE OF ESSENTIAL OILS

When you walk in the front door of Vitruvi, one of the first things you do is take a deep breath; somehow, it just smells like home. The Vancouver-based aromatherapy company recently launched its first home collection in hopes you find or maintain that signature scent for your environment.

 

donation to the downtown east side need to be year round

The DTES is one of the most impoverished neighbourhoods in the country, and certainly an area in our own backyard that needs attention. 

 

GIVE THE BEAUTY OF B.C. IN A BOX WITH OLD JOY GIFT BOXES

Old Joy Gift Boxes (OJGB) is a company in Ladner that sources locally made goods, curates them in a beautiful box with a bouquet and shares them near or far.

 

HOW ONE COFFEE MEETING CAN CHANGE YOUR LIFE

What if you could ask Chris Hadfield how it felt to float in space or talk to Lauren Toyota about what it takes to interview some of the world's biggest stars? Now you can.