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Is Tight Cash Flow A Short-Term or Long-Term Issue?

If there is one business issue that focuses attention on your accounting, it is the inability to pay all your financial obligations when they are due.

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Virtual Talent; The Secret Weapon for SMEs

Over the past five years, the emergence of virtualized labour has changed the landscape of available resources for both large and small companies.

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Researching Your Strategic Plan – How do I SWOT?

Once you have a project plan in place for your strategic plan, it’s time to get to work.

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Opinion: Why the CEO should NOT be the Chairman

Claude Haw provides his opinion on a recent article from Fortune titled “Should the chairman be the CEO?”.

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Do you need a Bookkeeper? Solutions for Small Businesses

For all small businesses, there is accounting that must be done. The day-to-day transactions often take priority, and the financial analysis is left to the owner or senior manager.

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Does Your Company Need An Advisory Board?

Many CEOs operate without anyone to bounce ideas off or to provide a broader perspective.

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AODA Compliance: Are You Ready?

Are you compliant with the AODA requirements? 70% of private sector businesses are failing to comply with AODA’s customer service standard.

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Business Sherpa Group featured in Financial Post article on Virtual Executives

The virtual executive model brings in high-calibre skills for a fraction of the cost of a full-time hire.

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Why You Should Consider Outsourcing HR

How are you managing your HR needs as your company grows and everyone gets fully consumed?

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SIRC Webinar: Margo Crawford Presents on Executive Agreements (Video)

A webinar for the Sport and Information Resource Centre (SIRC) in Ottawa.

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Margo Crawford speaks on Women’s Entrepreneurship panel at Legacy Conference

Margo Crawford spoke at the 2014 conference hosted by UOttawa’s Enactus.

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The 7 Stages of the Strategic Planning Process

What is the process for developing a strategic plan and who should be involved?

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Keeping Alignment Sharp: Time for a Marketing Tune-Up?

Are marketing and sales aligned? Is marketing aligned with our business goals? Is our internal messaging aligned with our brand? Unless the answers are definitively “yes, yes and yes,” it might be a good time to hit pause, sharpen some pencils and start getting your ducks in a row.

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Sherpa Stories: CEOs with too much on their plate

A Common Problem Small and medium sized business face all kinds of unique challenges. In today’s video, the client was …

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Considering Cloud Accounting?

Cloud accounting software is becoming more widely used by businesses and accounting firms of all sizes but for many there remains some uncertainty about what the benefits are for making the change beyond access to financial information anytime, anywhere.

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Pay Transparency

Wage transparency is the practice of making all salaries more open and available to employees. This is designed to counteract wage secrecy.

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Executive Leadership: Untraditional Requirements and the Impact on Executive Search

The requirements in executive leadership searches and what these leaders are looking for in jobs is changing…

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Book Club #2 – The Five Dysfunctions of a Team

We had our second bookclub and overall liked the book…

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