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From Newcomer to Law Partner

Mohammad Ali Raza finds family, career fulfilment in Halifax Five years ago, Mohammad Ali Raza was a lawyer who couldn’t practise in Nova Scotia. Now, he’s a partner at Cox & Palmer in Halifax. The partnership came about earlier this year, but the journey to this point was a long …

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Greater Love

Mark Saldanha and his volunteers share food and spread the joy of friendship in downtown Halifax By Erin Elaine Casey Photos Michael Hall When Mark Saldanha was a little boy, he had an experience that would change his life. Saldanha was born in Mumbai, India (also known as Bombay). As …

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Be the change you want to see

Be the change you want to see: Women must work together and support each other I immigrated to Canada in 1982 and have had the privilege of living in five different locations in Canada and working in almost every province. I learned how to sing the national anthem from Hockey …

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Choose What Defines Your Story

Working in the information and digital technologies sector is one of the most rewarding career opportunities I’ve had so far. Our sector welcomes and requires creators, problem solvers, critical thinkers, relationship builders, and tinkerers alike. No longer is digital technology an insular concept; it has been incorporated into everything we …

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The Eureka Moment

A lifetime of tinkering turns into innovative risk-taking for entrepreneur Mohammed Issa By Caora McKenna Photos Caora McKenna Mohammed Issa was 10 years old when his family moved from Amman, Jordan to Bedford, Nova Scotia. As a child, Issa was famous for disassembling his toys. He liked to know how …

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