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 It’s the holiday season—when friends gather to enjoy each other’s company, make merry, and lift a glass in celebration. If you’re wondering what beverage to serve, we have a suggestion or two, based on Line 21 staff’s favourite libations...

This time of year we feel really fortunate, and as we take time to celebrate the holidays and new year, we bring you some charities for your consideration.When small amounts of our money join with small amounts of other people's money, we can make big...

It's January, and virtually every website seems to be full of lists for "how to improve X" or "how to change Y." Allow us to jump on that bandwagon! Want some simple, achievable ways to boost your productivity this year? We have six suggestions for...

 We all know the basics of going green by now. They've been around for ages: consume less, consume locally, reduce energy use, reduce water use, etc. So I'm not going to bore you once again with generalities. Instead, here are 11 concrete ways to help...

We hope you've been impressed by the mad skills that Line 21ers routinely display at work. What you may not be as familiar with are the host of talents/skills/credentials that staff are called upon to use less often at work. Here-in alphabetical order-a small sampling...

Line 21 is fortunate to employ some extremely talented people. Last month, we introduced you to the impressive abilities of half of our staff. This month, we round out the list with the talents/skills/credentials with which the rest of our staff are gifted, beyond those...

I would take a gamble and bet that "more travel" is pretty high on most everyone's bucket list, but with a full-time job and only a couple of weeks of vacation a year, it can seem like an unrealistic dream. I believe it's possible to...

Last month, we talked about the idea of combining work and travel, and how you can make that happen. This month, learn about the benefits for you and your company, as well as getting some ideas on where to start!Sunset Sign at Ao Nang Beach,...

Line 21's Office Shorthand Some of us have been doing this captioning job really quite a long time, up to 26 years. Over that time, we've developed weird shorthand terminology which we've mixed with more accepted film/video and workflow terminology. Some of these things have become...

At Line 21, we have an incredible staff. Many of us have been together since the '90s, through the life changes of all kinds that you might expect over 20 years or so. I've been asked to write some tips about how we've achieved our...