Lessons I learned from tonight's Canadian National Magazine Award winners

Tonight we got to see the year's best work in Canadian magazines. Here's what I learned from some of the winners. https://blog.magazine-awards.com/2016/06/10/announcing-the-winners-of-the-39th-national-magazine-awards/
  1. 1.
    Speak Out
    BEST NEW MAGAZINE WRITER
  2. 2.
    Be Blunt (but do it with a sense of humor)
    BEST MAGAZINE COVER
  3. 3.
    It's ok to bite off a really big topic as long as you have great art direction
    ART DIRECTION OF AN ENTIRE ISSUE
  4. 4.
    Ask the questions nobody else is asking
    MAGAZINE OF THE YEAR
  5. 5.
    Sometimes you get it right.
    ART DIRECTION OF A SINGLE ARTICLE