Mainstreet’s promote from within culture

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My day starts with “ It’s a great day at Mainstreet”. I started with Mainstreet in 2013. A fresh graduate student out of school looking for a job. Mainstreet gave me a chance. I started as a Resident Manager and I am now a Regional Manager Trainee and I know something better is coming next.  ...

Pet-friendly Mainstreet Apartments: Tips to help you and your dog

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You live in a Mainstreet apartment and want a have a dog? Worried about the space, neighbours, barking, and commitment? Follow these tips to keep you and your dog happy. Find out any pet restrictions for your building In most Mainstreet apartments, we allow (2) dogs up to 20 pounds each, howev...

MBA: More than an academic symbol

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The future is uncertain. The best way to manage the future is neither to hold back on yesterday nor to keep today, but to create the future. How? My answer is to invest in yourself. Still feel too vague and general? Let’s think about how Mainstreet creates a future for each of our buildings....

4 Killer Lessons Chef Jamie Oliver can Teach You

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1. Eat wholesomely What I get from Jamie O’s tutelage on diet sums up like this: home cooking with fresh, in-season, local ingredients and balance the food groups. And the sick thing about this, it’s actually easy to do. His recipes will keep you curious, happy and healthy. 2. Spend your time ...

Trading Places: Are the political landscapes in Alberta and BC shifting? A review of Western Canadian Politics in 2015

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Known for its highly debated oil and gas industry, pro-business tax environment, and traditional values, the province of Alberta has long been considered the heart of Conservativism and the political Right in Canada. In contrast, the province of British Columbia, recognized by its commitment to corp...

What do you want to be when you grow up?

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I grew up wanting to be many things; a police officer, lawyer, sports therapist, but never once did I say I want to be a “landlord”. I fell into this career. After studying Criminal Justice, I called my dad and said “I'm not sure what I was thinking; I don’t want to be a cop.” My dad quick...

Review of Factors Which Influence Interest Rates

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There are many factors which influence the rate of interest a person or corporation pays on its debt. These range from a review of macro economics, social, and political issues to micro issues reviewing the person or corporation’s ability to repay the debt. Lets review a few factors which influenc...

Yoga is a miracle drug

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Yoga is a gift to the universe. A physical, mental, and spiritual gift to humanity that has existed in a variety of forms for over 5,000 years. However, much of its modern origin can be traced back to the Gupta dynasty of ancient India. While the Monarchs of many other kingdoms extensively research...

Lethbridge Review: Strength in Stability

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Times are tough in Alberta. Amid a slowdown in the province’s energy sector and the election of the new provincial NDP government, there is a high level of uncertainty surrounding the fortitude and future of many major rental markets in the province. Geopolitical turmoil, supply concerns, and a l...

Living Life Large: Johnny Lam, CFO & COO, Mainstreet Equity Corp.

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My Favourite Food I am a food venturer and love to try different types of food; a lot of people ask me what types of food I like the most. My answer is very simple – “Natural Favour”. I am a strong believer of natural goodness. I always choose vegetables that grow naturally, animals that ru...