Archive by tag: Business SupportReturn
What pitfalls should be avoided with employee contracts? One of the things that I see most frequently is employers not understanding the purpose of employment contracts, what areas of the law need to be covered and how they need to be worded.
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What does it mean to work ON your business vs IN your business? It's such an important thing as entrepreneurs, we get mired in the frustrations of working hard IN our business all the time. We don't give ourselves the opportunity to come back up and look at it from a strategic point of view.
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In today's work world, asking for help is often viewed as a sign of weakness or incompetence; however, this couldn't be further from the truth. Seeking assistance can be a game-changer, leading to personal growth, enhanced collaboration, and improved overall performance. Let’s explore the benefits of asking for help at work and why it’s a strategy for success.
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Employers that employ 25 or more employees on January 1 of any year are required to have a written policy on the electronic monitoring of employees in place by March 1 of that year. These requirements were added to the Employment Standards Act, 2000 (ESA) on April 11, 2022. The policy must state whether the employer electronically monitors employees. If the employer does, the policy must include:
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Sorry can be difficult even when you’re wrong. From apologizing to an employee you've overlooked, a customer who didn't have a good experience or a public relations snafu, the need for a business apology is bound to happen.  Before the internet, if you had an issue, you could write a letter or make a phone call. That complaint might be addressed by customer service on their schedule. Today, social media allows a forum to voice complaints to potentially thousands of people without con...
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These days a lot of people are considering business ownership. Whether you buy into a franchise, start your own thing, or begin building an ecommerce website, doing it on your own has never been more accessible. Before you hang that open sign ensure you know the answers to the following questions.
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