Month: September 2016

Empowerment Does Not Just Happen
Hotel Professionals

Empowerment Does Not Just Happen

Recently, many hotel and restaurant managers started using the technique called empowerment to increase guest-satisfaction levels. Many believe that empowering front-of-the-house staff can achieve their goals. Before employees can be empowered, however, would-be empowers must clearly understand and define the term “empowerment”. At the moment, there is no globally accepted […]

Cider
Uncategorized

Ontario Cider

Canada is blessed with terroir to grow apples. From coast to coast, almost all provinces grow apples, especially Quebec, Ontario, and British Columbia, followed by Nova Scotia and a few others. While cider can be from any fruit, (peach, berries, pears (perry in the United Kingdom), elderflower), cider is generally […]

Ontario’s Craft Beer Revolution
Beer

Ontario’s Craft Beer Revolution

To say that Ontario’s craft beer scene is on fire is an understatement. New breweries, brands, festivals and brewpubs come on stream weekly. Craft beer is in to the chagrin of multinationals that continue to churn out insipid suds! On September 15, Drink Inc. organized the first event of the […]

Top 150 unusual things to see in Ontario
Book Reviews

Top 150 unusual things to see in Ontario

Ron Brown loves to discover less publicized but well-worth sites in an effort to meet his objective, he laterally travelled to every corner of Ontario, took pictures of sites he saw, and recorded all the details he could ascertain. Millions visit Ontario every year, yet, for the overwhelming majority, the […]