Has Work-Life Balance Actually Increased or Decreased During the Pandemic?

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Prior to Covid, things were changing in the corporate world. Many employers are starting to recognize the importance of encouraging a work-life balance among their employees. And, in today’s competitive job market, family-friendly work environments are becoming all the rage – for a good reason.  But almost overnight, things almost flipped on its head Since the start of the pandemic, … Read More

8 Completely Brilliant Retention Strategies for Executive Compensation

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If you went to the office one morning and someone gave notice, whose departure would make you feel irreparably harmed? Think about the key people you need to take your company to the next level of growth or become the next leader of the business. Also, consider who you consult with when making a critical or strategic decision. These are … Read More

What are the 6 Things I Need Business Protection Insurance for?

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Reduce Business Risks by Implementing Business Protection Insurance for Management Team and Key People As Business Owners, we all assume certain business risks.  In my discussions with business owners, I’m astounded by the types of business risks that some owners are willing to make.  Ironically, none of these individuals I would consider stupid, overly aggressive or brazen.  Some of these … Read More

What is Cost Plus And How Can I Use it to Keep My Best Employees Happy?

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  There’s a Place for Cost Plus Have you heard about Cost Plus? A lot has been said about the use of Cost Plus on your benefit plan and that CRA has been targeting these types of perks on benefit plans.  The truth is Cost Plus can be used strategically as a tax-free employee perk and can positively contribute to … Read More