The Power of the Easter Egg

If you think this is going to be a flippant article about the chocolate eggs or hard boiled variety that kids all over the world will be hunting this weekend – it’s not! This is about the Easter eggs that the tech industries have been using for years in software, […]

Managing Your Online Social Reputation

In the digital age, your social persona and online brand reputation is very important. Contrary to what you might think, it’s not only about how other people are talking about you, it’s about your own interactions and consistency. Although authenticity is one of the most important rules of social, it […]

How to Build a Track Record

Think about the last product or service that you paid for. How did you come to use the business that you bought from? Did you ask family and friends for a recommendation? Or, did you ask your social media followers, who they would recommend? Referrals are a powerful tool.They can […]

5 Entrepreneurs Talk About Fear-Busting Benefits Of Mentorship

All entrepreneurs are born fearless right? The answer is a resounding no. Everyone feels fear in their lives, but it’s how they deal with it that determines their success. Think about something you’ve felt fearful about recently in your own life. Did you choose to use it as a catalyst […]

5 Tips to Manage Your Inventory

Managing your inventory is probably something that gets your blood boiling. It’s a tedious task with real business consequences if managed incorrectly. Bad inventory management can lead to slower order fulfillment, which extends your cash flow cycle of money going out of your account and money coming back in. It […]

What is Social Innovation and What Are the Business Opportunities?

Social responsibility has come a long way in the last 10 years. Once a term used by big business as a marketing tactic, there have been major leaps forward for businesses of all shapes and sizes, embracing the community they work in. This growth in popularity has brought with it […]

10 Business Books to Inspire This Spring

For many, spring symbolizes new growth and regeneration. Budding plants and the change in season. Birds making their return back. You name it – change is in the air. It also reminds us to get out of our own shell and start working on our own personal growth goals. So […]

Celebrating National Co-op Week—An Employer Perspective

Co-operative education has been putting education to work in Canada for well over 50 years. March 16, 2015 marks the start of Co-operative Education Week, a week dedicated to celebrating co-op successes and student achievements across the country. What is Co-op and How Can It Benefit Your Business? Co-operative education […]

Investing in Your Employees: Facts on the Canada-B.C. Job Grant

Investing in your employees’ education can increase productivity and your competitive edge in the market. Finding the money to finance that education, however, can be a challenge. This is why the Government has created the Canada-B.C. Job Grant. This cost-sharing program will help you offset the expense of your employees […]

How To Promote Your Business With YouTube

By 2017, video will account for 69 per cent of all consumer Internet traffic. That’s quite the opportunity for making an impression. With video marketing growing in popularity, video is becoming an essential part of your marketing strategy.