Business as Usual In Unusual Times-How Our Essential Plumbing Business Makes It Work During the Global Pandemic

Authors: Mike and Vesna Kolakovic, Owners Mr. Rooter® Plumbing of Mississauga ON During the COVID-19 global pandemic, essential businesses like plumbing have been key to ensuring people have access to the products and services they need to survive. We provide

Helping Your Business: CECRA Applications – Who Can Apply and What is Covered

Author: KMB Law During the COVID-19 economic crisis, both commercial landlords and commercial tenants have suffered material impacts to their business and revenue streams.  On April 16, 2020, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau introduced the Canadian Emergency Commercial Rent Assistance (the

Not So Risky Business

This article is part of Credit Valley Conservation’s Greening Corporate Grounds Take Sustainability Outside series. We’re challenging businesses to think outside the box when it comes to corporate social and environmental sustainability. Business risk related to climate change is a

Feeling Uncertain During Times of Uncertainty

Author: TD It’s ok to feel uneasy Some Canadians may be experiencing feelings of uncertainty regarding their investments amidst the COVID-19 pandemic and resulting market volatility. We understand. Between evolving news coverage, new working and living conditions and a turbulent

Working from Home: The Long Game

Author: ergoCentric Seating Systems In 1993, Management Guru Peter Drucker wrote in his book that “commuting to office work is obsolete” His vision did not quite come true back then. Then, COVID-19 hit. Suddenly, millions of workers started working from

Identifying “The Gap”

Author: W.R. (Bill) Black  CExP™,  CFP ®, CEA®, CIM®, President / Exit Planner  Business owners have a lot of information at their fingertips. There are calculators and assessments available for just about every aspect of your business and personal situation.

Protecting Remote Desktops at Home

Author: Robert Baird, CEO and President LOGIX Data Products Inc. Are you or your employees working from home? Whether this is a new environment for you, or you have been doing it all along, there are some things to consider when

No Unicorns Need Apply

A new approach to innovation can level the playing field for emerging businesses – and leave Silicon Valley in the dust.   By Ken Tencer, Spyder works   Silicon Valley has brought us many dreams that have turned sour: social

What to do when the bank comes knocking

Author: KMB, Keyser Mason Ball, LLP   The advantages and risks of entering into a forbearance agreement with your lender COVID-19 is creating financing difficulties for all businesses.  It is now harder to pay lenders and suppliers.  What can you

Mississauga Battles COVID-19 – Restart Your Business Safely

 By Darren Dobson As the City of Mississauga reopens during phase two, business owners ponder what they need to do and where to get Personal Protective Equipment. First, all companies should follow the advice of the Province of Ontario and