On March the 5th, 2016 (Saturday) at 2 pm Jack Borden will visit Bookland in Vernon, BC. He will sign his new book, Avoid Small-Business Hell, and talk about how entrepreneurs can avoid making mistakes which can put their business in jeopardy. Continue reading
The Globe and Mail recently published an article on cross-border issues that could affect businesses. Our very own Tony Wilson, author of Buying a Franchise in Canada was featured in an article entitled What to consider as a Canadian dealing with a U.S. franchisor.
Lynne Butler, author of Estate Planning through Family Meetings recently held a live in-depth discussion with The Globe and Mail readers on the topic of estate planning.
The discussion was highly informative and generated quite a bit of buzz around family meetings and estate planning.
Read the entire discussion: Planning for your estate.
The Globe and Mail recently published an excerpt from Lynne Butler’s latest book, Estate Planning through Family Meetings.
Family meetings can often calm tensions and provide for mediation. Lynne talks about the benefits to holding a family meeting when it comes to estate planning, and discusses the importance of deciding the future of the family’s assets before a family member passes away.
Small-business owners are always busy and kept on their toes — especially when it comes to the hiring of employees.
“Legally speaking, you can ask just about anything at a job interview, ” says Lin Grensing-Pophal, author of Employee Management for Small Business (available in our Canadian and American stores), “but there are a handful of questions that can get you into hot water.” The full article was recently published in AMEX Open for Small Business.
The article touches on the delights and downfalls of going into business with family and, more specifically, the challenges that mothers and daughters face when going into business together.
Holly Berkley, our very own social media marketing expert and author of Low-Budget Online Marketing (available in our Canadian and American shops) and Marketing in the New Media (also available in Canada and the United States), recently appeared on Good Morning San Diego!
The topic? Teenagers’ Texting Addictions.
Watch the full clip here: Texting Addictions
Did you know?
Tony Wilson, author of Buying a Franchise in Canada recently landed his own column in The Globe and Mail‘s Your Business section!
Visit his page: The Globe and Mail with Tony Wilson
Every other week, Tony’s column touches on the topics of franchising, contracts, branding, and other legal topics pertaining to starting and running a small business.