Beat the odds in the Grand National

Started as a joke, the Grand National now takes drama and excitement to a whole new level

Beat the odds in the Grand NationalAINTREE, UK Mar. 31, 2017/ It's only a matter of luck? No. most experts say that, even when there´s a little of luck involved, if you know the horses, their handicap and the racecourse conditions, you might have a great chance to score a big one. Here are some pointers to understand the Grand National…

Advanced EEG technology helping change the world

EEG technology is being used to better understand brain function, and the insights are helping us improve conditions such as depression

Advanced EEG technology helping change the worldCALGARY, Alta. Mar. 29, 2017/ Troy Media/ - Science and medicine have improved by leaps and bounds over the last few decades, with many of the smartest minds in the world uncovering our body’s secrets. However, one organ still poses a lot of mysteries – the human brain – which is exactly why EEG scans…

Why music is an important part of education

A masters in music education can broaden your career options as well as giving you a greater understanding of music and its uses

Why music is an important part of educationCALGARY, Alta. Mar. 22, 2017/ Troy Media/ - Over the last few years, the importance of music to education has been called into question. Many teachers, parents and politicians have been calling for music to be replaced, with a greater focus on computers and sciences going forward. Many wonder what music can give to the…

Looking for alternative treatments for osteoarthritis?

How seniors in Canada are seeking alternative treatments to expensive pharmaceuticals

Looking for alternative treatments for osteoarthritis?CALGARY, Alta. Mar. 16, 2017/ Troy Media/ - For years we have known that many of the commonly prescribed treatments for such things as osteoarthritis can offer side effects which are more harmful than the actual illness, and yet little is being done to find safer alternatives. Recently, there are growing numbers of Canadian seniors…

Three online education trends to watch for in 2017

Be on the lookout for the growth of online learning, mobile educational videos, and contextualized education models

Three online education trends to watch for in 2017EDMONTON, Alta. Mar. 1, 2017/ Troy Media/ - Modern advances in technology are changing every industry, including education. The internet, for instance, has led to the rise of online education, which is without a doubt the future of the sector. But even as it becomes the future, emerging trends are changing the direction of this…

How to get a job in the Sports Industry

If you are passionate about sport, then there are some real opportunities for pursuing a career in sport

How to get a job in the Sports IndustryCALGARY, Alta. Mar. 1, 2017/ Troy Media/ - Many people grow up wanting to become a professional athlete, but the number of people who succeed is very small and end up seeking career opportunities that are outside of the sports industry. However, if you have a passion for sports, there are many other opportunities these…

Roulette: The ‘little wheel’ keeps on rolling

The little ivory ball of the roulette table (now usually made of a synthetic material) has been rolling for centuries

EDMONTON, Alta. Feb. 28, 2017/ Troy Media/ - The little ivory ball of the roulette table (now usually made of a synthetic material) has been rolling for centuries. Blaise Pascal, that intellectual giant of the 17th century, became the accidental “father of roulette” – French for the little wheel – when he stumbled upon it…

The four top reasons to choose an online degree program

Fortunately, the traditional route of attending college is no longer the only one available

The four top reasons to choose an online degree programCALGARY, Alta. Feb. 27, 2017/ Troy Media/ - Going to college is a huge commitment: enrolling in a college degree program means that you’ll be committing to spending the next four or so years of your life studying and working towards your final grade. Along with this commitment, attending college is also becoming more expensive,…

How to get started in a career in public relations

There is a lot of excitement and opportunities just waiting to be explored as long as you are willing to take that first step

How to get started in a career in public relationsCALGARY, Alta. Feb. 27, 2017/ Troy Media/ - Public relations, especially online PR, is a field that has always been very popular. In fact, online PR is quickly becoming one of the more attractive fields to get into for a number of reasons. For starters, the increasing popularity of online PR makes the demand for…

How an MBA can help you grow as an entrepreneur

Getting that additional education is going to give you the foresight to keep your eye on the prize

How an MBA can help you grow as an entrepreneurCALGARY, Alta. Feb. 27, 2017/ Troy Media/ - One of the biggest dreams in America is that you can own and operate your own business. Becoming an entrepreneur is a lot of work, but there are some things available to you that can help you along the process. If you plan on taking an easier…