Mom2Mom Sale!

Taking place in Orillia, Sunday October 3rd: 10 am – 2:00 pm Vendor Tables available Check the details below and connect with Allison Allin, Owner at Serenity Birth Studio & Babyshop I’m co-hosting an event coming up! Whether you join us for your own table or come $hop, I would love your help in spreading…

Underappreciated pools of labour: and An article on how women are pivoting

TALENT – Courtesy of MARS Discovery Centre article As workers across the economy re-evaluate where they work and why, understaffed companies would be wise to watch for undercompensated and underappreciated pools of labour, leadership and entrepreneurship. Startup tech has a poor track record, between its often unwelcoming culture and its short-changing of female and other founders. Many are taking the opportunity…

Special COVID Resource Links – for your Business

Courtesy of Venture Lab Venture Lab: We are continually updating our dedicated COVID-19 Resource List with information and resources to help your business adapt to this ‘new normal.’ Quick LinksFedDev Ontario Regional Relief and Recovery Fund (RRRF)Access to Credit through the Business Credit Availability Program (BCAP)Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy (CEWS)Canada Emergency Response Benefit (CERB)Canada Emergency Business Account (CEBA)Canada Emergency Commercial Rent Assistance (CECRA)Support…

We’re starting a Mastermind Group in October (for 6 or 12 months)

…To prepare to leave the pandemic behind! Is the time right for you to join a group of your peers to move your business forward? Book a 20 minute strategy call to see where you are (and where you are going) and to see if a Mastermind group is a fit for you!) https://grow-vantage.appointlet.com/s/mastermind-strategy-call Why…

Economic Letter from BDC

Monthly Economic Letter (2 parts: 4th wave and overall economy) https://www.bdc.ca/en/articles-tools/entrepreneur-toolkit/publications/monthly-economic-letter/2109?utm_campaign=MEL–Monthly-economic-letter–09-2021–NEWS–EN&utm_medium=email&utm_source=Eloqua September 2021 What to expect from the fourth COVID wave The number of new daily cases of COVID-19 has been increasing in Canada since the beginning of August, signaling that a fourth wave is underway. This latest wave brings risks for the recovery, but the Canadian…

Hiring…. are international employees an option for you?

Startup talent: How to access, hire and manage international employees Details:October 6, 20211:00–2:00 p.m. EST Entering a new market is a big step in growing your business and it requires a strong team to expand with you. From widening your talent pool to leveraging diverse knowledge and experience, hiring international talent could be key to…

Updates From Zoom

(Because Hey… we spend a lot of time there….) Here is the link to their update article: https://blog.zoom.us/zoom-platform-enhancements-zoomtopia-2021/ A more engaging and inclusive meeting experience Expanded translation and transcription At-a-glance access With the Zoom Widget, you will get an at-a-glance view of your meeting schedule, see who is already in a meeting, send a quick…