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A Guide to Moving Your Business Online

Moving your business online or expanding its online offering is mutually beneficial to you and your customers. Not only does it help you scale your reach with potential clients, but it also signals growth to your existing customer base.

The Best Payroll Software for Small Businesses in Canada

All of the solutions in this article will offer cloud-based payroll systems with automatic tax filing features. The best payroll software for small businesses is comprehensive but uncomplicated. Let’s dive into some of the best payroll software for small businesses and examine the situations where each one might be the best fit.

Changes to CERB Qualifications

In response to growing concerns about eligibility, specifically for those who have maintained employment but had their hours reduced during the crisis, the federal government announced a series of changes to the Canada Emergency Response Benefit (CERB).  On April 15th the Prime Minister announced that the program would be expanded to include those who have...

Resources to Help Canadians Through The Economic Fallout Of COVID-19

It’s only been a few weeks since Canada’s first confirmed case of coronavirus, and just about everyone is feeling the effects of the global pandemic in one way or another. Even those fortunate enough not to contract the virus are getting accustomed to social distancing, mass closures and is bracing for difficult economic times ahead....

New Small Business Relief Measures Announced: COVID-19 Update

At this point in time there is no clear indication of when we can expect business to return to some level of normalcy, and in the interim countless small business owners are at risk of going bankrupt. In addition to the measures taken by the federal government last week, there have been further developments Canadian entrepreneurs should know about.

Execs from Loblaws and IKEA to startups discuss how to grow, scale and expand

Lots of companies are trying to figure out how they can tailor e-mail messages or customize the kind of advertising they serve to specific segments of their target market. While that makes sense in general, it should be part of a phased approach

Why VCs See Digital Challenger Bank NorthOne As A Wise Investment

NorthOne is competing at a time when the data shows considerable opportunity for new entrants to the financial services industry. According to Digital Banking Report’s Challenger Bank Analysis, which was released last month, more than 80% of consumers likely to switch financial providers within three years.

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