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9 Tips for Transitioning to a More Sustainable Business

Every business owner can discover easy ways to be more sustainable, and it doesn’t have to be overwhelming! Whether you have a bricks and mortar store, or you work from your home office, making small changes can have a huge impact. Here are some simple ways to get started: Start Slow…  Don’t try to do everything…

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How the Gig-Economy is Fuelling a New Workforce

The Direct Selling industry is growing steadily, and as a result, 1 in 10 Toronto workers are now part of the gig-economy.  Direct selling plays an important economic role in Canada. It supports entrepreneurial growth by assigning Independent Sales Consultants. It also provides a wide range of products and services to customers across the country.…

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5 Conversations You Should Never Have Over Email

While email is convenient, it is not always the best way to communicate.  When you are trying to explain a complex concept or if your message is emotionally charged, it is probably better to talk over the phone or face-to-face.  Here are five conversations that you should never have online. We can’t deliver on what was…

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Business Mailboxes – Think Big for Your Small Biz

Although I have been running my home-based business for several years, it was only a few months ago that I registered and opened a private mailbox for my business; and I’m so glad I did. Yes, it was a small inconvenience to redirect my mail over to a new address, but it has given me such peace…

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5 Bad Excuses for Not Starting a Business

Have you always dreamed about starting a business, but found that you are too afraid to take the leap?  There are plenty of good reasons not to start a business, but often it’s just good old fear that stops us.  Unfortunately, it’s the things that we don’t do that we usually regret – if you are resting on…

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Easy Ways To Show Gratitude To Your Network

Entrepreneurs are often very focused on showing gratitude to their customers, but sometimes may not pay as much attention to the other people who support them. Consider all the help that you have received from your network; they are the ones who send you referrals, sing your praises, let you know about opportunities, and support…

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