Our thoughts go out to everyone affected by the wildfires across British Columbia. During this difficult time, there are several resources available to business owners to help with managing the day-to-day situation, as well as planning for the rebuild. Below, we detail answers to some of the most common questions […]
Thinking of franchising your business? You can make the process as painless as possible by taking care of the following fundamentals.
The internet is full of amazing websites, informative articles and has revolutionized how we live and do business. Threats come in many types and they evolve in an everlasting cyber battle. General Small Business Cyber Security Statistics 43 percent of cyber-attacks target small business. Only 14 percent of small businesses […]
It’s been a long snowy winter, and a cold wet spring. So, dreams of tropical islands or a trip down under has probably crossed your mind. But what about your business? Can you afford to take time off? Maybe you don’t need to. If most of your work is through […]
A poorly organized workplace could be costing you a lot of money, without you realising it. Here are five steps to help you assess and change your workspace to increase productivity:
While it’s good to be in tune with your gut instinct, you cannot rely entirely on your gut alone. You need to develop a sound process for making those tough decisions. So, what are the secrets to great decision making?
Spring is the perfect excuse to hunker down and learn new skills for your small business. This month’s focus is on digital marketing, business planning, financing, understanding legalese and selling your business. So, what are you waiting for?
When was the last time you looked at your Health and Safety Policy? Or do you even have one?
Many of us are experiencing problems with staying focused throughout the day. Multitasking, distracting behavior of colleagues, social media, and physical discomfort, like low light or noise at the workplace, often cost us valuable work hours and prevent us from accomplishing more.
A healthy cashflow means that a business has sufficient cash to pay its bills, you can reinvest in your business and you can create a financial buffer for any future financial challenges. One of the main challenges of keeping a healthy cashflow however, is late payment of invoices by your […]