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  • Business Matters – February 2017

    By: Jonathan Sears

    VOLUME 31 | ISSUE 1 Inside this issue: TAXATION Income Tax Filing Alert: Important Changes Beginning in 2016   TECHNOLOGY Road Warriors   MANAGEMENT Motivation   MANAGEMENT Face to Face Download the newsletter

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  • Business Matters – December 2016

    By: Jonathan Sears

    Volume 30 | Issue 6 Inside this issue: TAXATION Available for Use   TECHNOLOGY It’s a Bird, It’s a Plane…No…It’s 3D XPoint Technology   MONEYSAVER Penny-Pinching Pays   MANAGEMENT Life Is a Gamble Download the newsletter

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  • Business Matters – August 2016

    By: Jonathan Sears

    Volume 30 | Issue 4 Inside this issue: MANAGEMENT Where Am I Headed?   TAXATION For the Record   HEALTH AND SAFETY Tech Stress… It’s a Pain   TECHNOLOGY You Need One of These Download the newsletter

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  • Business Matters – June 2016

    By: Jonathan Sears

    Volume 30 | Issue 3 Inside this issue: TAXATION Tax Planning for 2016   TECHNOLOGY Business Apps You Must Have   MANAGEMENT Workplace Literacy   MANAGEMENT Protecting Your Future Download the newsletter

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  • Business Matters – April 2016

    By: Jonathan Sears

    Volume 30 | Issue 2 Inside this issue: TECHNOLOGY Security Cameras   MANAGEMENT If Tomorrow Never Comes   TAXATION Registered Disability Savings Plan (RDSP)   MONEYSAVER MedicAlert Bracelets Download the newsletter

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  • 2016 Federal Budget Summary

    By: Jonathan Sears

    2016 Federal Budget

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  • Business Matters – June 2015

    By: Jonathan Sears

    Volume 29 | Issue 3 Inside this issue: TAXATION Salary or Dividends?   MANAGEMENT You’re Hired   MONEYSAVER Improve the Bottom Line   TECHNOLOGY Metamorphosis Download the newsletter

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  • Business Matters – April 2015

    By: Jonathan Sears

    Volume 29 | Issue 2 Inside this issue: FINANCE Your Future Is Now   MONEYSAVER To Lease or Not to Lease   TAXATION Apprentice Job Creation Tax Credit   TECHNOLOGY Auto Hacking Download the newsletter

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  • Opportunity Cost: The Errors of Our Ways

    By: Jonathan Sears

    Time is valuable and money is wasted when time is not used productively. A lot has been written about time management; most of it focuses on the need for planning budgets, managing tasks and setting time lines for meeting goals. These are all good ways to increase productivity in your owner-managed business; however, these techniques […]

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  • Your Past is Your Future

    By: Jonathan Sears

    Before starting your own business, make sure it suits your personality traits. Statistically, three quarters of small business start-ups survive the first year but less than 30% will be in business after five years. Data suggest most new businesses fail because of lack of cash flow, poor sales records, poor marketing skills or inept management. […]

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