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Are your social media posts giving away too much this holiday season?

In the excitement of the build up to the holiday season, it can be tempting to share our festive updates online. Posting about get-togethers, travel plans and the gifts we’re buying or receiving is all part of the fun, but oversharing could inadvertently let crooks know they have an ideal opportunity to strike. We don’t […]

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A TELUS Wise Q&A with Rob Maver from the Calgary Stampeders

Managing your online reputation as a sports celebrity. Being in the public eye as a sports celebrity in today’s hyper connected world can come with both applause and backlash, support and discouragement. Many athletes harness their social media presence and leverage their celebrity status for good to promote social causes, like the TELUS Stamp of […]

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A TELUS Wise Q&A with Trevor Harris from the Ottawa REDBLACKS

Managing your online reputation as a sports celebrity. Social media is a great way for professional athletes to connect with their fans and supporters. They can also use social media to help drive social change, like advocating to #EndBullying and encouraging their followers to sign the TELUS Wise Digital Pledge. We interviewed Trevor Harris, starting […]

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Social media: fear of missing out (FOMO) and what to do about it

I recently heard about “Offline October,” an initiative led by four high school students in Denver, Colorado. The teens are encouraging fellow students across America and internationally to disconnect from social media for the month. Their objectives are to shed light on mental health and the impact of device dependency, and also to encourage teens […]

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