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What’s New — Help Wanted

Congratulations – your hard work has paid off, your business is growing, you’re ready to hire your first employee, or add to your lean team. Since your company is small, you want to be sure whoever you share your work … Continue reading

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What’s New — A Matter of Policy

Can you dictate how your staff dresses? How many days to allot for time off? What about device use? Who knows? Unless you have a well–defined, well–communicated company policy, you can cause confusion, chaos, even a lawsuit. I spoke with … Continue reading

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What’s New — The Care and Feeding of Gen Z

They’re the most wired generation — they’ve never known a world without the internet — and they’re the most ethnically diverse generation — 15% of them are from a visible minority background, according to Ipsos Canada. They’re Generation Z, those … Continue reading

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What’s New — Testy Testimonials

You work hard to build a business that gives you satisfaction. But what if that satisfaction doesn’t extend to your customers? And what if those dissatisfied customers air their beefs to the entire world, via Yelp or Facebook? Negative comments … Continue reading

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What’s New — Survey Says!

How would my customers grade their experience with my company? Glad you asked. According to William Schatten, vice–president of Research & Analytics for Toronto’s Forum Research Inc., whether you’re launching a new product or service, or just want to check … Continue reading

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What’s New — Practical Productivity

With all that needs to get done in a day, entrepreneurs can sometimes feel like they’re running on a treadmill, getting nowhere. But with a well–defined plan, a little organization, some time–management skills and a cold shower, they can go … Continue reading

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What’s New — Motivation Methods

“Dreams get you started, discipline keeps you going,” said author and motivational speaker Jim Rohn. Successful entrepreneurs get it and live it, but even the most dedicated can succumb to distraction. Burnout, boredom, fatigue – even a beautiful sunny day … Continue reading

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