Small business blog posts we liked this week

Saturday, September 21st, 2019

Whether you’re considering a new retail space or brushing up on your presentation skills, here are some small business articles we’ve enjoyed this week. Let us know if you’ve read anything good lately! Young People Are Going to Save Us All From Office Life at the New York Times Beyond the pop-up: These are the […]

4 ways to make meetings more interesting

Saturday, July 14th, 2018

Whether your team holds meetings daily, weekly, or hardly at all, you might have wondered how you can make them more interesting. While it’s important to remain professional and stick to the task at hand, finding ways to make meetings more appealing can help your team feel more alert, creative, and engaged. Here are four […]

Running a successful family business with non-family employees

Saturday, March 10th, 2018

Approximately 80% of all businesses¬†in Canada are family-owned and operated. It’s a popular form of small business, but of course, not all of those businesses are solely staffed by family. In fact, family businesses often experience a high turnover rate of employees outside of the family. How can your family business maintain its welcoming and […]

7 healthy tips for the workplace

Saturday, November 19th, 2016

According to Health & Safety Ontario: Unhealthy lifestyle practices …¬†contribute to absenteeism, health insurance claims,¬†presenteeism, short- and long-term disability, depression, and accidents. While these habits may be ones that the employee brings to the workplace, work-related stress can make it more difficult to maintain a healthy lifestyle, and may in fact encourage unhealthy habits. Reducing […]

How to develop a great corporate culture

Saturday, November 17th, 2012

Find out tips for developing your corporate culture.