With the US Election just a few weeks away, America’s greatest satirist weighed in on the campaign. In a clip previewing their 24th season, Homer Simpson pokes fun at some of the biggest political talking points of the past year – Mormonism, Chinese labour, Romney’s tax releases, Obamacare (including the fabled death panels) and voter registration laws.  The 90-second clip, while cleverly poking fun at current-day Americana, mentioned important issues that will likely decide the election.  Continue reading

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The morning after Google released its newest updated (playfully called Penguin) many businesses woke up to find their SEO ranking had taken a substantial hit. If this has happened to any of you, I urge you to read on before calling your SEO expert into the office for beratement!  Continue reading

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By now the entire English-speaking world has heard of – if not watched – Clint Eastwood’s bizarre speech at the Republican National Convention last week. If not, you can read an insightful piece on the event here. Clint’s speech, which included him berating a chair supporting an invisible Obama, was quickly picked up by the media, with Romney’s advisors quick to not take credit for booking Eastwood. Continue reading

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Last night, The Vancouver Business Club (VBC) held another perfectly reviewed meet-up! After taking the helm only two months ago, Curve’s business development manager, Jared Williams, has grown VBC by 72 members.

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If you’ve ever wondered whether you are tweeting at the best times, Vancouver-based Hootsuite has created a tool called AutoSchedule that now automatically schedules your tweets at optimal times.

While Hootsuite already allows users to schedule tweets, AutoSchedule analyzes user data to insure that that tweets receive maximum exposure and click-through rates.  What’s more, businesses that frequently use Twitter no longer have to laboriously schedule each individual tweet at a specific time. Rather, users can post all tweets to Hootsuite’s AutoSchedule.

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