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Archive for May 2016

Two is company, three’s a crowd and 13,000 is…

May 27, 2016

By:  Calissa Reid Earlier this month I went to the happiest place on earth—Disneyland! I spent a few days in sunny California with my family visiting the theme parks, doing a bit of shopping and we ended off the trip with the Tinkerbell Half Marathon. It was such a fun getaway. The half marathon had […]

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Zen and the art of motorcycle safety

May 20, 2016

By Lauren Smith   Open road, wind blowing through your hair, riding off into the sunset … The allure and excitement of hopping on the back of a motorcycle is like something out of a Kanye West music video or the cult classic Grease 2. However, the reality isn’t exactly like they make it out […]

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Safety in the News

May 13, 2016

By Angela Unsworth Over here at Heads Up, being safe at work is usually top of mind. But, just like Melissa—who wrote in her post about this last week—when I was younger, safety at work was not the first thing I thought about. Now, I try to stay up-to-date about workplace safety and I’m frequently checking […]

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Summer memories

May 6, 2016

By Melissa Babcock Five years ago, I walked up the concrete steps to my new workplace for the first time. I was fresh out of school and about to embark on a summer job in my newly chosen field. I was nervous to the point of sweating but was hopeful that my stint as a […]

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Why taking the stairs while wearing heels can be a good thing

May 3, 2016

By Calissa Reid Yesterday I crushed thirteen flights of stairs in heels—which is crazy, I know. The building I work in had a fire drill, and I was in a meeting on the top floor of the building in a pair of my favourite pumps when the alarm went off. That’s not my kind of […]

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