Last Monday the Extreme Offices had our first big snowfall of the season, and according to predictions, we're in for some of the iciest months on record. Instead of braving the winter, grab a hot cocoa and reminisce with us on the year gone by in this issue of the Extreme Insider! In this edition, we'll be taking a trip down memory lane; revisiting some of the community's proudest moments of 2016.
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December 9th, 2016 IN THE NEWS Hackworks Guest Column in TechVibes
Hackworks CEO Patti Mikula has a fantastic new article on brand and innovation development through hackathons.
December 10th, 2016 IN THE NEWS Second Annual Hackergal Hackathon!
Hackergal, a not-for-profit organization formed by Ray Sharma and Lucy Ho, kicked off their second annual hackathon this week! Over 300+ girls in grades 7 & 8 throughout Toronto participated in an 8-hour hackathon where they coded their first video game in a day! Hackergal aims to empower young girls to pursue computer science education going into their senior years. What an inspiring way to end off 2016!
EXTREME INSIGHTS Commentary and Analysis From the Extreme Community
4 Reasons to Start a Business in Toronto
Toronto is an amazing city to base a new company, and the EA blog has compiled a list of compelling reasons to call the city home in a year end infographic.