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5 tips for extending cash flow amid times of uncertainty (Grant Thornton)
Thursday, March 26, 2020
Content sourced from Grant Thornton's Insights blog Business owners may be concerned about liquidity for any number of reasons as the country addresses the challenge of COVID-19. We understan ..
RECORDING: Managing an Unexpected Remote Workforce
Thursday, March 26, 2020
In reponse to COVID-19, many organizations quickly transitioned to work-from-home. How do you manage a remote workforce that has been thrust upon your organization? Download presentation slide ..
RECORDING - Webinar: Minister of Finance - Economic Update
Thursday, March 26, 2020
00:00 Welcome & Introductions On March 25, 2020, the Minister of Finance released an economic and fiscal update based on the government's best understanding of the current situation. We a ..
Stop the Spread Business Information Line Now Open at 1-888-444-3659
Wednesday, March 25, 2020
The province has launched a toll-free line 1-888-444-3659 to provide support to Ontario businesses who have questions about the province's recent emergency order to close at-risk workplaces follow ..
Supplemental Unemployment Benefit Program
Wednesday, March 25, 2020
Employers can use a Supplemental Unemployment Benefit (SUB) plan to increase their employees’ weekly earnings when they are unemployed due to a temporary stoppage of work, training, illness, injur ..
Fast Facts Bulletin 7 from HR Performance & Results - Supplemental Unemployment Benefit Plan
Tuesday, March 24, 2020
We are continuing to receive a number of questions regarding the Supplemental Unemployment Benefit (SUB) Plan that was mentioned in our Bulletin No. 4. The following is some additional information ..
Working from home: Securing your new workplace (Grant Thornton)
Tuesday, March 24, 2020
Content sourced from Grant Thornton's Insights blog Working from home is the “new normal” for many businesses and their employees. These arrangements may have been put together quickly a ..
RECORDING: Marketing your Business (Warren Coughlin)
Tuesday, March 24, 2020
Warren Coughlin will be speaking with marketing expert, Lance Johnson, to discuss marketing strategies and tactics businesses can employ to best market their products and services throughout econo ..
RECORDING: Webinar - Employment Law Considerations & COVID-19
Tuesday, March 24, 2020
Thirsty for knowledge? The COVID-19 situation is changing rapidly, leaving so much unknown about how it will affect businesses and their continuity. In part one of the discussion, Barriston L ..
Message from the President
Tuesday, March 24, 2020
I want to take this time to update everyone on what the Chamber knows and what we are doing in regards to Covid-19 The past week has seen many more cases in this province and across ..
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