Home Insurance: What’s Covered?

Special Promotional Feature Whether you’ve bought a house or condo, or rent, your home insurance covers so much more than what you own. Here’s a quick rundown of what to expect from coverage. Your belongings Your computer, TV, jewellery, clothes, collectables —...

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Identity Theft: What Thieves Don’t Want You to Know

Special Promotional Feature Identity fraud was once relatively rare; today, it’s big-time crime. “According to PhoneBusters, identity fraud losses in 2006 totalled $16.4 million and involved 7,884 victims in Canada alone,” notes Inspector Barry Baxter, Officer in Charge, Counterfeit and...

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What is Your Company Story?

Special Promotional Feature By Ben Baker From the time we were young, we have all been raised on stories.  Stories, in part, have defined who we are and where we come from.  They have allowed us to believe, to grow and...

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Creating a Common Language for a Strong Company Culture

Special Promotional Feature By Ben Baker I was recently reading a phenomenal article on Language by Blaine Millet.  There, he took the time to make the argument about speaking in the language of the client in business is critical to overall...

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Get Ready for Generation Z

Special Promotional Feature While Generation Y has been on the radar for years, there’s a new batch of employees entering the workforce: Generation Z. This second wave of millennials was born between 1990-1999 and will make up 20 percent of...

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HireUp: Youth Employment Program Targets Homelessness

Special Promotional Feature The unemployment rate for Canadian youth is almost double that of the general population, and many talented, young people face increasing difficulty finding employment. Over-represented in these numbers are youth who already have lived experience of homelessness. For...

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New Study Says Shift Workers May Be Especially Vulnerable to Sleep Trouble

Special Promotional Features By Estelle Morrison There’s a lot of discussion in HR circles these days about the importance of a good night’s sleep, and the importance it plays into the overall scope of corporate health and wellness. Harvard researchers have...

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Road Safety is Smart Business: Make it Part of Yours

Special Promotional Feature Do you have employees who drive for work? If so, do you have safety policies and procedures in place that cover driving for work purposes? As an employer, you are responsible for the safety of your employees,...

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