Category Archives: Newsletter

The Sept. 13-19, 2021, edition of Brian Cormier’s Weekly Update is out!

Click here for this week’s newsletter. To subscribe, please fill out the form on my website. In this week’s edition:
• Unless you’re a “manly man”, don’t expect to show up on Chinese TV
• Twitter trying to tame the online hate
• Be careful when posting online reviews – or you might get sued!
• CIBC taking over Costco credit cards
• Fans are going crazy over ABBA’s new album and concert tour announcement
• Tesla gets patent on using laser beams instead of traditional windshield wipers
• Community calendar
… and quotes of the week, trivia, links to interesting articles and more!

The Aug. 30 – Sept. 12, 2021, edition of Brian Cormier’s Weekly Update is out!

Click here for this week’s newsletter. To subscribe, please fill out the form on my website. In this week’s edition:
• New Zealand cabinet minister’s verbal gaffe causes social media sensation
• Pumpkin spice lattes are here again! Cue the leaves changing!
• NL entrepreneur brings vintage (and popular!!) chocolate bar flavour back to consumers
• Want to make big $$ on the side? Sell used sneakers!
• You’ll soon see ads on the front of NHL team jerseys
• U.S. facing turkey shortage as Thanksgiving approaches
• Community calendar
… and quotes of the week, trivia, links to interesting articles and more!

The Aug. 16-29, 2021, edition of Brian Cormier’s Weekly Update is out!

Click here for this week’s newsletter. To subscribe, please fill out the form on my website. In this week’s edition:
• Canadians who want to work for the federal government or travel by air or rail must be vaccinated
• Beware of gift card scams!
• Grocery store variety returning to shelves as pandemic evolves
• Looking for an air purifier? Good luck!
• Jeopardy! breaks tradition by announcing two hosts to replace the late Alex Trebek
• KFC creates brand-themed pop-up hotel experience in London
• Community calendar
… and quotes of the week, trivia, links to interesting articles and more!

The June 28 – July 11, 2021, edition of Brian Cormier’s Weekly Update is out!

Click here for this week’s newsletter. To subscribe, please fill out the form on my website. In this week’s edition:
• Coca-Cola’s sponsorship meant nothing to soccer superstar. Snub costs brand billions.
• CBC Radio’s Under the Influence answers listeners’ questions in 2021’s last episode
• TikTok video asking for more friends goes viral
• Fredericton Tourism’s Instagram account hacked
• Fitness trend: Weighted hula hoops
• Speaking of TikTok: Usage grows exponentially during pandemic
• Lego figures out how to make blocks using recycled materials
… and quotes of the week, trivia, links to interesting articles and more!

The June 21-27, 2021, edition of Brian Cormier’s Weekly Update is out!

Click here for this week’s newsletter. To subscribe, please fill out the form on my website. In this week’s edition:
• Voilà app takes Facebook by storm – but should you be wary?
• CBC Radio’s Under the Influence looks at movie and TV brands that aren’t real
• What to expect when Windows 11 launches
• CBC turns of Facebook commenting for a month
• Judge Judy’s show comes to an end – and she’s rich!
• Be careful what you wish for. Rising property values will also increase your property taxes!
• With the pandemic’s end in sight, are mass resignations coming?
… and quotes of the week, trivia, links to interesting articles and more!