By Aaron Day — Global Partnerships Lead

Canva empowers our community to start inspired, design with ease and achieve their goals, but we can’t do it alone. Canva’s partner ecosystem is growing at an exponential rate- just this month, we’ve reached the milestone of 450 partners globally, across every continent on the planet.

Partners are critical to Canva’s growth as we set out to achieve our crazy big goals. …

By Harriet Templer — Recruitment Lead — Product & Design

So you’ve nailed your resume layout and it’s popping with personality and style, how do you navigate the sometimes tricky application process to land your next role? It’s time to make that perfect resume work hard for you with these application tips and tricks.

It’s time to apply

Job adverts can read like a long list of requirements and it can be pretty off-putting. …

Part Two: It’s All About the Content

By Harriet Templer, Recruitment Lead — Product & Design

We know that having an awesome resume is the first step towards landing your dream job, but how do you decide what to include if you’ve got years’ worth of experience to showcase? And what do you add if you’re new to the workforce and feel like you don’t have much to share? In this series, we’ll take a look at how to master the art of building the perfect resume to win your next gig.

The Basics: It goes without saying, but don’t forget to clearly add your name, location…

By Cameron Adams, Chief Product Officer

As a service used by millions of people around the world, we strongly believe in the huge responsibility we have to champion diversity, inclusion and representation across every aspect of our work. Every day, people from all over the world come to Canva to bring their creative vision to life, and as our platform continues to grow, so too does our responsibility to create and champion a safe and diverse library of content.

A few weeks ago, we shared an initial announcement detailing the important work we’ve undertaken across a host of initiatives to…

By Harriet Templer — Recruitment Lead — Product & Design

First impressions count. Whether you’ve got years of experience or are newly joining the workforce, a killer resume is your first opportunity to make an impact on your potential employer and will dramatically increase your chances of getting an interview. In this three-part series, we’ll take a look at how to master the art of building the perfect resume to win your next gig.

Your resume is a reflection of you. This page or two of digital paper needs to quickly and succinctly sell the story of your amazing experience…

Canva’s Hybrid Workforce Divide study reveals that US workers are struggling to foster participation across remote and in-person environments. Experts explain how hybrid workplaces need new technology to promote creative collaboration and bring people together.

As the U.S. emerges from the worst of the Covid-19 pandemic, companies are trying to find a balance between remote and in-person work. A recent Canva-commissioned study of 1,000 full-time U.S. employees sheds light on the shifts that have taken place in workplaces and what they could mean long-term.

According to the data, 21% of employees will continue working fully remote following the pandemic, and 38% expect a mix of remote and in-office work. For the first time, fully in-person workplaces will be the exception rather than the rule, marking the most seismic shift to office culture in decades.

A coalition of business, technology, and social impact leaders are pledging action towards a sustainable future, outlining firm goals and transparent timelines to do our part in reducing the impacts of climate change. Today, we’re publishing this open letter to ask our political leaders to do the same.

Dear Mr. Morrison,

We write to you as a coalition of business, technology, and social impact leaders across Australia, hoping to open up an alternative path to the one that Australia is heading down. An alternative of hope, optimism and economic opportunity.

Today, the scientific consensus cannot be any clearer. Climate change is the single greatest threat to global stability, security and life on earth. Its effects are already being felt around the globe: sea levels are rising far ahead of projection, unprecedented bushfires only recently ravaged our own backyard and global temperatures are rising at an alarming rate.


Jonathan Harley, who leads Canva’s News Industry initiative, reflects on the importance of a free press and the role Canva is playing in newsrooms around the world.

Jonathan is a former foreign correspondent for ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation) and Supervising Producer for 60 Minutes Australia. On World Press Freedom Day, he delves into why a free and independent press is more important than ever before and how Canva can help support news brands in overcoming the new challenges a post-COVID era is placing on the media landscape.

Over the last year, as we’ve watched COVID-19 unfurl and turn life on its head, we’ve been reminded that truth, facts and trust are essential ingredients of a healthy civic society. …

and how to add extra kindness into every day.

By Jennie Rogerson — Leadership Operations at Canva

On my first shift as a waitress at 16, I was unbelievably overwhelmed. Imagine everything you’ve ever found irritating about waitstaff at a meal… I did it all in the first 10 minutes.

Suddenly, a fellow waitress — and knight in shining armour — Wendy, saw my pitiful attempt and swooped in. She gave me a hug, told me to pull myself together and that she’d be taking half my section until I could cope. Although it was a small act, Wendy did it with kindness and it made all the difference…

From achieving carbon neutrality through to making the commitment to be climate positive by 2023, Jared Ingersoll, Canva’s Head of Sustainability is leading the charge and pulling out all the stops to ensure the organization, and the people within it, make a positive contribution to the world we live in.

Canva said it would be carbon neutral by 2020 — and it was.

Our next big step is to be climate positive by 2023 — and the good news is we are well on our way.

So what did it take to go carbon neutral? And how will we become…

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