April 6, 2017
You’ve hired your first employee or maybe a small team. You’ve probably already figured out how much to pay them, but now what? Many of the small business owners I talk to remember having a bunch of unanswered questions: What forms do I need to collect? What information do I need from my staff member? […]
March 20, 2017
Owning a small business usually means taking on more risk than being an employee for someone else. Small business owners are keenly aware of this risk. When thinking and planning for the future, they typically get advice from an accountant and/or a lawyer. While getting this advice is great, it’s generally focused on the business […]
March 17, 2017
The #1 reason why businesses do not sell is over-valued asking prices. Being able to justify your valuation is extremely crucial, especially when you are looking to sell your business.
March 1, 2017
A Deloitte survey of Canadian business and human resources (HR) leaders indicated that culture and engagement was a top concern1. Do your employees share the same company values? Do they want to come to work? Do they know how they contribute to your business objectives?
February 23, 2017
Tips to help small Canadian businesses get through tax season We all have our favourite seasons, but the one that most people seem to dread most is tax season. For small businesses, tax time usually means a lot of work and extra hours spent trying to figure out what you’re supposed to do, adding to […]