September Roast of the Month

At The Rostie Group, we are proud to brew coffee from local roaster Reunion Island Coffee. Located in downtown Toronto, Reunion Island Coffee is Canada’s largest coffee roaster powered 100% by green energy, and is committed to sustainability—for example, they are certified by B Lab as an industry leader in social and environmental performance. Their coffee beans are sourced responsibly, and are certified Fair Trade, Organic, Rainforest Alliance, or are Direct Trade beans. Each month, we … [Read more...]

Waterfront BIA Singing Ambassadors perform at The Rostie Group

The triple award-winning Singing Ambassadors™ presented by The Waterfront BIA return for their sixth year on Toronto’s Waterfront. Eight lively ambassadors will perform impromptu a cappella renditions of classic and modern summer hits and offer assistance, directions and recommendations to visitors on Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays and Mondays, from 11am to 6pm, June 22 until September 4. Visit www.waterfrontbia.com for more information. “The Singing Ambdassadors make people smile and … [Read more...]

The June Scoop is Out!

After a long wait, summer is finally here. And with the sun comes plenty of events in Toronto. Catch the world's largest rubber duck and more at the Redpath Waterfront Festival or celebrate Pride Week around the city. If you're interested in learning more about email marketing, Constant Contact expert Vito Marchese will be hosting a workshop at The Rostie Group. Find out more about us and our clients in this month's issue of The Scoop. … [Read more...]

The May Scoop is Out!

Summer is not far away now. With the Waterfront Artisan Market starting later this month and the Victoria Day long weekend not too far behind, it's time to bring the shorts out of hibernation and enjoy the sun. There's a lot going on this month at The Rostie Group: we celebrate our 15 year partnership with the John Molson School of Business and Concordia University, our Recruit-mints will be handed out to over 500 people with the Waterfront BIA's Welcome Bags and there's a lot more. Read on! … [Read more...]

7 Questions to Ask Before Submitting Your Resume

So you’ve decided it’s time to look for a new job and you need to update your resume. Don’t be overwhelmed, don’t panic. It’s a daunting task to be sure but if you keep things simple it will be a whole lot easier! While I’m not a professional resume writer, as a recruiter I’ve seen a lot of resumes cross my desk. I’d like to share a few basic tips with you. Here are some questions you need to ask yourself: Does my resume clearly reflect my experience in terms of the work I’ve been doing … [Read more...]

The January Scoop is Out!

Happy New Year! It's 2017 and the new year brings new successes. In this month's Scoop, find out what's happening in Toronto and the Waterfront area in January, catch up on our Holiday Breakfast and more. … [Read more...]

Thank You For Coming to our Holiday Breakfast!

Thank you to all tenants and guests who attended our Holiday Breakfast on December 22nd. We hope you enjoyed the good food and good company. To see pictures from the events visit our Facebook page. This event couldn’t have happened without Chef Jordan from George Brown College’s culinary program. “Cooking is my passion and bringing people together to celebrate is my joy,” he said. “Thank you for your help co-ordinating and planning this event. I appreciate the opportunity and look forward to … [Read more...]

#ThirstyThursday Turkey Draw Winner!

Our Welcoming Fall #ThirstyThursday Social was a success here at the Rostie Group.  Beer straight from The Amsterdam Brewing Co. was flowing, pumpkin pie was eaten,  business connections were formed and our locally sourced, whole grain fed turkey donated by Sobeys was raffled off.  Victor Nguyen from Funding Portal was the lucky winner.  What a  perfect way to kick off October and tick one thing off of the Thanksgiving to-do list. Congratulations Victor!  … [Read more...]

Lemons – The Key to a Healthy Workplace

Why did the lemon go to the doctor? It wasn't peeling well. If you’ve ever heard the term “Lemony Fresh” - you’ve definitely thought about flavoured water, delicious candy, a good joke or cleaning products. But, what if lemon scent was more than just a reminder of being fresh and clean? Lemon scent actually promotes concentration and has calming and clarifying properties that are helpful when you're feeling angry, anxious or run down. Lemon also has antiviral and antibacterial … [Read more...]