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Scotiabank Giller Prize doubles size of purse to $140K while revealing longlist: 'Canadian storytellers deserve this recognition'


The Scotiabank Giller Prize has just become the richest literary fiction prize in the country.

In an announcement made Tuesday at McGill University, prize founder Jack Rabinovitch unveiled both the longlist for the award as well as the new prize purse of $140,000, with $100,000 going to the prize winner and $10,000 to the finalists. 474 more words

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Is it possible to be proactive when technology and the use of social media sites changes so quickly?

A colleague of mine asked me this question today. ¬†Here’s my reply:

I think it is possible to be proactive with technology and social media, because I think the growth of social networking is plateauing.   446 more words