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Is Sitting The New Smoking?

Today, so much of our time is spent sitting in front of a computer screen or TV and it looks like this trend will only accelerate. When you are sitting, you are not moving and that can be a big negative to your health. On top of this, the repetitive motions of typing and focusing our eyes on the screen ... Read More »

Follow the Customer Journey to Success

Gavin Gamber from ConnectWise has been working with CompTIA for the past year or so and is sitting on CompTIA’s The Business Application Advisory Council, which represents several cloud software platforms and applications who get together to try to address some of the releveant industry trends and issues that affect the SaaS market.  One of the outcome of the Council ... Read More »

Bill 148 Fair Workplaces, Better Jobs: Are You Prepared?

Bill 148 Is More Than Minimum Wage You’ve probably heard by now that minimum wage is on the rise in Ontario. This is due to The Fair Workplaces, Better Jobs Act, 2017, which is now in effect as of November 27. With this act -also known as Bill 148 – the provincial government aims to balance employee rights and stimulate economic ... Read More »

Five Tips for Socially Safe Holiday Parties

With the holiday season upon us, there’s a decent chance you’re going to attend at least one corporate affair. Perhaps a networking event or a company party. Regardless, the holiday mood can sometimes get the better of us, leading to some uncomfortable situations and possibly career damaging behaviour. So before you head out for a night of after hours merriment, ... Read More »

Revolution Recycling Delivers an IT Disposition Solution Throughout Canada

With a brand new facility in Toronto, Revolution Recycling Delivers an IT Disposition Solution Throughout Canada has been serving the Canadian market for more than 5 years. They are creating a high value for customers as they do all the work from data destruction, logistics and project management.  They literally handle all assets from ‘cradle to grave’. Revolution Recycling Delivers ... Read More »

The Shocking Reasons Behind a Company’s HR Failures

62% of business owners think they can do HR. But once they figure out they can’t do it alone, or get sued by an employee for wrongful dismissal, only 64% of them ended up contacting an HR Consultant. How painful for them, and how unnecessary. It seems that sometimes companies with fewer employees assume that they don’t need HR expertise. ... Read More »

What will you do to improve your business in 2017?

It is so much easier to ignore change and keep the status quo. Many people find it difficult to even consider changing old habits. Why bother improving? How can I improve? What’s in it for me? Our minds get swamped with all of the negative stuff and it dampens the positive. If we do nothing, then what happens? The end ... Read More »

7 Ways To Develop Momentum And Get Things Done

One thing that I learned from bicycle racing (actually, I am not much of a bicycle racer but I do triathlons – biking needs work) is the power of momentum. In bicycle racing the way to do better and use less energy is to pedal very, very fast and powerfully to start with, give it 120% and once you are ... Read More »