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4 tips for simplifying your PowerPoint presentations

Posted on July 11, 2022

You’ve probably had to create a PowerPoint presentation or two before. But do you really know how to take full advantage of them to capture your audience’s attention? In this post, Ève Lyne Marchand gives us a few tips on how to remove the clutter from our PowerPoint presentations and make them more effective.

My English language journey: Learning, improving and still having fun!

Posted on June 27, 2022

Learning a second language can be a lifelong journey. Just ask Daniela Faillace. She’s been learning English since she was a child in Brazil and is still learning now that she lives in Canada. Read about her experience and the fun ways she improves her vocabulary and pronunciation.

Language as inspiration

Posted on June 13, 2022

Each of the three languages spoken by Elisapie Isaac has its own unique purpose and energy, reflected in her songs. For Elisapie, language is more than a means of expression: it is the embodiment of a vast culture nurtured by human relationships.

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