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Lauren Forbes
Flies With The Eagles
19/01/15

Further to my first article I am sure all of the “wantrepreneurs” out there have been seriously considering the next step. What is it? Is there an order to this whole process? In my opinion – the answer is yes and no. So...

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December 29, 2010

I'm in college and started doing some design work for some friends and family to earn a little extra for Christmas. Do I need to be charging them taxes and paying the government taxes? How does it work now with HST?

I...

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by JMA -
January 10, 2011

Social media continues to amaze me. It is quickly becoming less of a fad and more of a foundational reality of succeeding in business. From Facebook to LinkedIn to Twitter (yes, we now have a twitter account!) to...

March 15, 2011

You know your product, you know how the customer base perceives you, you know your product or services advantages for the customer, and all the other parts necessary to sell. You have the image you want (oooopps, that the...

March 15, 2011

I just read an article recently emailed to me from a job search site. The first paragraph is noted below. Following that, is one of my favourite quotes. Together, they should spark some thought within yourself and what image...

January 10, 2011

This question might seem like to simplest of questions to most people but is quite likely the most misunderstood by most people. I will tell you that prior to being in the mortgage business I always went with fixed rates on my...

by Anonymous -
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February 17, 2011

Quick question: I know that when the GST and PST were separate, when a company in Ontario provided a service for someone in another province, only the GST applied. How does that now translate to the HST? (Searching the CRA...

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by Lauren -
December 23, 2010

Recently one of my clients had a heart attack. Unfortunately he did not have what is called “key man insurance”. Although most of us probably feel we are “insuranced to death”, it would have helped him out of a financial...

by Dawn -
March 15, 2011

I was recently talking to a friend of mine in the Photography business who was extremely annoyed that customers complained about a few things he did. As I listened to his side of the story , I remembered something I was...

by Lauren -
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December 15, 2010

A lot of small business owners do not take a physical inventory. Is that a big deal? Absolutely. It is impossible to know your gross profit without it. Why?

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by Dawn -
December 9, 2010

"The American Marketing Association (AMA) defines brand as a name, term, sign symbol or design or combination of them intended to identify the goods and services of one seller group and to differentiate them from those of...

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