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Important Insurance for Summer Businesses in Ontario

Important Insurance for Summer Businesses in Ontario

Posted Jul 28th, 2021

If you own and operate a small summer business in Ontario, there are important insurance policies and coverages you need to know about. We’ve shared everything you need to understand.

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How to Plan Fun Summer Activities for Employees

How to Plan Fun Summer Activities for Employees

Posted Jul 12th, 2021

As an employer, we completely understand that productivity decreases in summer. We’ve compiled a list of fun summer activities you can do with employees to keep them engaged all summer long!

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Brilliant Ways to Keep Employees Engaged in Summer

Brilliant Ways to Keep Employees Engaged in Summer

Posted Jun 28th, 2021

During summer, it’s easy for our minds to wander to think about sunshine and vacation. As an employer, it’s difficult to keep your employees motivated during summer, but we’ve shared great tips to help keep employees engaged.

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Expert Insurance Tips for Independent Contractors

Expert Insurance Tips for Independent Contractors

Posted May 31st, 2021

If you’re an independent contractor in Ontario, you know there are several important factors that contribute to the success of your business. Ensuring you are protected with adequate insurance is vital, we’ve shared the reasons why.

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Five Unexpected Ways to Increase Business When Slow

Five Unexpected Ways to Increase Business When Slow

Posted May 12th, 2021

It’s common for businesses to experience lulls in business. We’ve shared the best tips to make your business more profitable during slow periods.

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Protect Your Business Against a Cyber Breach

Protect Your Business Against a Cyber Breach

Posted Apr 7th, 2021

Regardless of the size of your business, you could be at risk of a cyber breach. There are many ways to help protect your business against cyber breaches and we have listed some of them.

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Seven Quick Tips Regarding Spring-Cleaning Your Business

Seven Quick Tips Regarding Spring-Cleaning Your Business

Posted Mar 22nd, 2021

Spring is officially here, and although we might experience winter weather for a bit longer, it’s the perfect time to get organized. We’ve shared fantastic tips to get your business office cleaned and ready for spring.

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Spring Cleaning Your Finances: Tips for Small Business Owners

Spring Cleaning Your Finances: Tips for Small Business Owners

Posted Mar 12th, 2021

Spring is often the time of year when we declutter and reorganize our offices and homes. For small business owners, spring is the perfect time of year to organize finances and we’ve shared tips to help.

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Protect Your Business – Tips for Fraud Prevention Month

Protect Your Business – Tips for Fraud Prevention Month

Posted Mar 3rd, 2021

Every company is at risk of being affected by commercial fraud. Don’t worry, we’re sharing prevention methods that can help protect you, your business, and clients, in time for Fraud Prevention Month.

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Employer’s Guide: Best Practices for Returning to Work Safely During COVID-19

Employer’s Guide: Best Practices for Returning to Work Safely During COVID-19

Posted Feb 24th, 2021

As a business owner in Ontario, you probably feel overwhelmed with how often you’ve had to adapt over the past year. As businesses are starting to open, we’re providing a list of best practices to help prevent the spread of COVID-19 in the workplace.

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Learn How Vehicle Expenses Relate to Income Tax

Learn How Vehicle Expenses Relate to Income Tax

Posted Feb 17th, 2021

The inevitable income tax season is upon us, and as overwhelming as it can be, it’s mandatory. If you drive for work, you may be eligible to claim a vehicle expense deduction on your tax return – read how now.

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Useful Tips for Business Owners Working From Home

Useful Tips for Business Owners Working From Home

Posted Feb 12th, 2021

Even though parts of Ontario are slowly starting to open amid the COVID-19 pandemic, some business owners are choosing to continue working from home. If that’s you, we have helpful tips regarding home office safety and security.

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Five Important Office Cleaning Tips for Winter

Five Important Office Cleaning Tips for Winter

Posted Jan 27th, 2021

The winter season provides picturesque snowfalls, but it also means business owners must prepare to clean their offices more often and more carefully.

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Important Risks Business Owners Must be Aware of During Winter

Important Risks Business Owners Must be Aware of During Winter

Posted Jan 20th, 2021

As a commercial business owner, did you know that you are faced with increased risks during the winter months? We've shared helpful insight so you're informed and aware. 

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Why Personal Development Should be a Goal for the New Year

Why Personal Development Should be a Goal for the New Year

Posted Jan 4th, 2021

With the New Year here, most people are probably planning their list of resolutions. Have you ever considered adding personal career development goals to your list? We're shared why you may want to. 

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The Most Effective Ways to Prepare Your Business for Winter

The Most Effective Ways to Prepare Your Business for Winter

Posted Dec 14th, 2020

Winter weather in Ontario can be unpredictable so it’s important to ensure your business is prepared for whatever the season may bring.

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Simple Ways to Make the Holidays More Green

Simple Ways to Make the Holidays More Green

Posted Dec 7th, 2020

The holidays usually contribute to excess waste, but don’t worry we’ve shared simple tips to be more green and eco-friendlier this holiday season. Trust us, recycling is fun!

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Five Quick Tips to Get Your Website Ready for The New Year

Five Quick Tips to Get Your Website Ready for The New Year

Posted Dec 2nd, 2020

A new year means new goals, and if you’re a business owner, one of your goals should be to update your website during the holidays so that it is ready for the new year.

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The Ultimate Cheat Sheet for Hosting a Virtual Holiday Party

The Ultimate Cheat Sheet for Hosting a Virtual Holiday Party

Posted Nov 30th, 2020

Don’t let COVID-19 ruin your holiday season! Gatherings are a no-go, but we have some great ideas to help you host your own virtual holiday party.

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Latest Developments in Keeping Your Business Safe During the Holidays

Latest Developments in Keeping Your Business Safe During the Holidays

Posted Nov 25th, 2020

There are so many things business owners must consider, especially when it comes to keeping their business safe while closed during the holidays.

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