5 Ways to Get Organized in the New Year

Did you know that January is National Get Organized month? The New Year is a great time for making personal and professional resolutions, and getting organized is an essential component in helping you achieve new goals and resolutions for your small business. Starting the new year with a clean slate sets you up to be … Continued

What to Know about Shipping Food Across Borders

Every holiday season, countless Canadians enjoy sending a taste of home to friends and family living outside the country. Whether it’s something from your own kitchen, or a Canadian-only chocolate bar or potato chip flavour, all kinds of delicious treats get packed up for delivery. If you want to make sure those ketchup chips or … Continued

Holiday Shipping Dates 2019

Are you shipping gifts to loved ones who live far away this holiday season? Here are UPS’ cut off dates to keep in mind: December 13 – Last day to ship by Ground for delivery to US & Extended Areas* December 17 – Last day to ship by Ground for delivery across Canada (domestic)* December 20 – Last … Continued

How to Make Your Small Business ‘Instagrammable’

There’s no advertising like free advertising, and small businesses with the right smarts can get themselves a whole load of it on Instagram. Look around right now, and it’s hard to find a hotter, more popular social network than Instagram. The photo and video sharing service is particularly beloved by young people, many of whom … Continued

How to Get on Track for Next Year’s Taxes

Tax season can certainly be a taxing period for many small business owners. Some find it a struggle to prepare the necessary paperwork before filing their return. Others face the challenge of understanding the finer points of the tax process, and how to get the most out of available benefits and deductions. Finally, some small … Continued

The Best Facebook Ad Types for your Small Business in 2019

Do you use Facebook to promote your small business? Thanks to its massive (and loyal) user base, the site is extremely popular with marketers and small business owners, a majority of whom consider it to be social media’s most effective advertising platform. Not only can you tailor your messaging for targeted audiences, Facebook is also … Continued

Small Business Tax Changes in 2019

  Just as they do almost every year, a few rules have changed since the last time you filed taxes for your small business. Not only that, we’re already operating under a new set changes that apply to 2019, and next year’s return. If you’re been struggling to stay on top of what’s new, and … Continued