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How to be a good employer during a crisis and beyond

How to be a good employer during a crisis and beyond

Even as we've been figuring out a "new normal" since the start of COVID-19, decent work businesses are thinking about how to be a good employer during a crisis. After all, when we open up again, we want our staff to be financially secure. And we want our customers to...

Help for small businesses during COVID-19

Help for small businesses during COVID-19

The news changes day by day, but here’s what we know about help for small businesses during COVID-19 as of June 12, 2020. Help with staffing costs while business slows down 1. Wage subsidies - 75% CEWS and 10% CRA subsidy The Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy (CEWS)...

Why do we charge what we do?

Why do we charge what we do?

Small Business, Money, and Ethics. Oh my! Sam here, with a post about my small business Broad Lingerie, money, and ethics. Talking about money is uncomfortable! Which is why most of us avoid it. But not talking about money means a lot of things go unknown or get...