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THE ‘PLASIKOS’ ROLE PATIENT CARE COORDINATOR ($20 / HOUR)

Fri, 01/19/2018 - 16:38
Did you know the term ‘plastic surgery’ actually has nothing to do with plastic?The word plastic comes from the Greek, ‘plasikos’ – which means … ‘to mold or shape’.Originally … specialists in these techniques focused on reconstructing damaged body parts rather than cosmetic augmentation.What does…

THE ‘3 DOLLAR PISTOL’ ROLE (OTE: $160,000 – $170,000+)

Thu, 01/18/2018 - 17:45
Admittedly ... not a term heard often these days.That is ... unless you hang around Match and Fable’s offices!One of its meanings refers to something being ‘hot’ … as in, attractive or desirable.For example, “Match and Fable is hotter than a 3-dollar pistol”!Where did the term originate?Well … back…

THE ‘ANNIE EDSON TAYLOR’ ROLE - Pharmacy Specialist (OTE: $100,000 – $110,000 + BONUS)

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 17:01
In 1829, William ‘Red’ Hill, Jr. strapped himself into a barrel and went over the Niagara Falls.72 years later, in 1901 … Annie Edson Taylor went over the same falls … in a barrel of her own. Annie was successful … escaping with her life.Unfortunately … ‘Red’ was not!What does this have to do with…

PATIENT CARE CO-ORDINATOR

Sat, 01/13/2018 - 20:41
THE ‘PLASIKOS’ ROLE ($20 / HOUR)Did you know the term ‘plastic surgery’ actually has nothing to do with plastic?The word plastic comes from the Greek, ‘plasikos’ – which means … ‘to mold or shape’.Originally … specialists in these techniques focused on reconstructing damaged body parts rather than…

THE ‘REAL 007’ ROLE (OTE: $162,500 – $178,125)

Sat, 12/23/2017 - 02:35
If you’re a James Bond fan, you’ve watched the opening scene in Goldfinger … where Bond emerges from the water in a wetsuit and after a quick fight and rigging an explosion … he peels off the wet suit, revealing a dry tuxedo … and lights himself a cigarette! In November 1941, Peter Tazelaar (a…

THE ‘MICHAEL J. FOX’ ROLE ($17 – $19 / HOUR)

Sat, 12/16/2017 - 22:26
At the age of 10 … Michael A. Fox moved to Burnaby, BC where he attended Burnaby Central Secondary School.Long story short … at the age of 18, Fox moved to Los Angeles to further his acting career.Needless to say … the move worked out splendidly and the films he has acted in are famous – worldwide!…

THE ‘MICHAEL BUBLE’ ROLE ($17 – $19 / HOUR)

Sat, 12/16/2017 - 22:21
Michael Bublé was born in Burnaby, BC, on September 9, 1975.In 2009 … during an interview with Oprah Winfrey … Michael admitted to sleeping with a bible as a teenager … praying that one day, he would become a famous singer!Similar to many, young Canadian boys … his passion for hockey was strong ……

THE ‘BURNABY JOE’ ROLE ($24 – $26 / HOUR)

Sat, 12/16/2017 - 22:08
In around 1973 … Croatian immigrants, Marijan & Slavica of Burnaby, BC handed their son a hockey stick and strapped a pair of ice skates on his feet. At the time … no one could ever have imagined what series of events were being set in motion and that years later …. their son would…

THE ‘MAN OF STEEL’ ROLE (OTE: $160,000 – $200,000+)

Fri, 12/08/2017 - 06:00
Did you know Superman was actually co-created by a Canadian?In 1933 … (along with his high school friend – Jerry Siegel) … Joe Shuster (a Toronto-born artist) created the character, in Cleveland, Ohio.Other Canadian connections to the Superman empire include the premise that the Daily Planet was…

THE ‘JOHNNY CASH’ ROLE (OTE: $100,000 – $150,000)

Mon, 12/04/2017 - 18:16
One of seven children … J.R. Cash was born in Arkansas on February 26, 1932 and grew up on the family farm.His family made their living in the cotton fields … a job Johnny was introduced to at the age of 5!Fast forward 46 years and following significant financial success as a country singer ……

THE ‘EVEL KNIEVEL’ ROLE (OTE: $100,000 – $105,000+)

Wed, 11/22/2017 - 06:49
Robert Craig Knievel, Jr. was born in 1938 and raised by his grandparents in the mining town of Butte, Montana. His early career was a mish-mash of occupations including; pro hockey, the U.S. Army, copper mining and even a stint as a petty criminal … where he dabbled in safe-cracking & hold-ups…

THE ‘EXECUTIONER’ ROLE – UX DESIGNER ($65,000 – $85,000)

Tue, 11/21/2017 - 04:23
In the late 1700’s, in Roscommon, Ireland lived a woman named Betty, and her son. Although she was despairingly poor, Betty was literate … and she taught her son to read and write. She would constantly remind her son that only money could bring him happiness in this world … and when he was finally…

THE ‘EXTRA, EXTRA’ ROLE - SOFTWARE ENGINEER (OTE: $70,000 – $90,000)

Tue, 11/21/2017 - 04:19
Long before the internet, television and radio ran our lives … the single source of information for most was the newspaper. And while we’ve all heard the saying “Extra! Extra! Read all about it” … most people don’t know how this phrase came to be.You see … newspapers were published on a daily basis…

THE ‘DONNIE BRASCO’ ROLE – (OTE: $75,000 - $85,000)

Tue, 11/21/2017 - 04:19
Joe Pistone was born September 17, 1939 in Erie, Pennsylvania but for the most part …. grew up in Paterson, New Jersey.He joined the FBI in 1969 and since he knew how to drive an 18-wheeler, he was assigned to the truck hijacking squad.His ability to penetrate this crime ring led to the arrest of…

THE ‘LOUIS HEBERT’ PHARMACY MANAGER ROLE ($120,000 – $130,000)

Tue, 11/21/2017 - 04:19
Did you know Louis Hébert is considered Canada’s first apothecary … as well as the first European to farm here?In 1617 … Louis, his wife and their three children sold most of their belongings in Paris, France … and boarded a ship destined for Quebec … (without iPads or Netflix to keep them…

THE ‘SIDEKICK’ ROLE (Pharmacy Assistant) ($18 -$20 / hour)

Tue, 11/21/2017 - 04:18
When it comes to famous ‘sidekicks’ in pop-culture … there have been many.Some of the most famous include; Chewbacca to Han Solo, Robin to Batman and of course … Pedro to Napoleon!By their definition … sidekicks took ‘second chair’ to the main characters. However, their contribution to the success…

THE ‘WORLD’S FIRST CHANNEL MANAGER’ ROLE

Sat, 11/18/2017 - 20:37
Growing up the son of Croatian immigrants, I assure you the Krpan Family were never considered early adopters when it came to anything – especially, technology! As far as my father was concerned … I was a better option than anything Siri would eventually offer.I guess you could say … I was the…

THE ‘ARITHMOPHOBIA’ ROLE – ($35,000 – $42,000)

Fri, 11/17/2017 - 19:39
Believe it or not … there’s a term for people who have an irrational fear of numbers.It’s called ‘arithmophobia’!We’ve all heard of superstitions that exist with the number 13 (unlucky) or say … 666 (the sign of the devil).However … true ‘arithmophobics’ fear all kinds of numbers … especially…

THE ‘RUBIK’S CUBE’ ROLE – NURSE PRACTITIONER

Fri, 11/17/2017 - 01:24
The Rubik’s Cube was first introduced to the world in 1980 … and became an instant sensation.By 1982, the record for solving the pesky little cube stood at 22.95 seconds! In 2011, Feliks Zemdegs broke the 6 second barrier … solving the puzzle in a mere 5.66 seconds. And … in April 2015, Collin…

THE ‘BEE’S KNEES’ NURSE PRACTITIONER ROLE ($55.00 – $60.00 / HOUR)

Tue, 10/31/2017 - 16:13
The phrase “the bee’s knees” gained popularity in the 1920’s.Ever wonder where it came from? Well … probably not … but even if you did, the truth is … no one really knows, for sure.Some argue it has to do with the fact that as a bee travels from flower to flower and back to the hive … it carries…

THE ‘BLINK’ ROLE (OTE: $80,000 – $85,000)

Wed, 10/25/2017 - 17:18
One night in 1953 … Robert Kearns and his lovely bride were celebrating their wedding night. But … what’s a wedding celebration without the popping of champagne!?!?!?Milliseconds after one of the bottles was popped … the cork struck Robert … leaving him legally blind in his left eye!To make matters…