Knowing When to Expand Your Small Business

The decision to expand your small business can be an exciting yet understandably intimidating prospect, especially since it can raise the question—is now the right time? While there is no universal path or “secret formula” that will automatically lead small business owners to expansion, there are some determining factors that can help you determine if … Continued

Is a Coworking Space Right for Your Small Business Employees?

As a small business owner, ensuring your employees are supported so they can work efficiently and produce quality work is key, and the environment in which they’re working can play a role. Coworking spaces have become a viable option for businesses who either work remotely or are looking to add more in-person collaboration and communication … Continued

Last Minute Halloween Marketing Ideas for Small Businesses

Celebrations like Halloween are a fantastic way for small businesses to show off their brand personality and join in on the fun festivities with their customers. But chances are that if you’re reading this, your Halloween prep might be starting a bit late. The question is—how late are we talking? A week? A day? The … Continued

Tips for Prepping for a Long Distance Move

We are in peak moving season. If you are considering relocating a distance away or are already in the process, we’ve got tips that can help you prepare for this exciting new chapter. PURCHASE STURDY MOVING CONTAINERS Keeping your items safe and intact will lessen future headaches later on when you’re unpacking, and that starts … Continued

How to Ship a Wedding Dress

Whether you are a bride-to-be looking to ship your wedding dress to your venue or sending it off for alterations, or you no long need it and are passing down this special garment to a distant recipient, shipping a wedding dress can require careful consideration to ensure its safe arrival. Below are some ways to … Continued

How To Promote Your Small Business in the Fall

With fall approaching, small business owners can make the most of the season by devising a plan to promote their stores and attract new customers before the busy and competitive holiday season. Take advantage of refreshed print marketing, which can grab customers’ attention outdoors and inside your business, and enhanced digital marketing, which can reach … Continued

What You Need to Know About the Redesigned Canadian Passport

The Canadian passport is getting a makeover! On May 10, 2023, Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada announced details about the passport’s brand-new look. It will include state-of-the-art security features, new design elements, and various iconic Canadian images, among other new components. The Canadian passport was last updated in 2013, so Canadians can expect a significant … Continued

How to Up Your Summer Marketing Game for Your Restaurant

Summer will be here before we know it, and with temperatures rising, so will opportunities for restaurant owners to generate greater profit. This season is often considered the busiest time among restaurateurs; taking the time to refresh or revamp your marketing strategy can be a great way to position your restaurant for greater success this … Continued

5 Ways to Cut Costs During Your Small Business’ Slow Season

Running a small business can have its ups and downs, and in some industries, seasonality can impact the bottom line. Small business owners often have to navigate market fluctuations, changes in consumer habits, economic uncertainty, and more. During slower seasons with fewer opportunities to generate profit and attract customers, cost-cutting measures may need to be … Continued

How You Can Use Automation to Help Your Small Business

As a small business owner, you likely wear many hats and it can be overwhelming juggling all your daily tasks. Plus, with limited time, it’s hard to maintain efficiency. However, there’s a solution that won’t break the bank – automation technology. By implementing various tools, you can navigate the fast-paced business environment while maximizing efficiency. … Continued