Management
Cannabis Legislation and the Workplace

Cannabis Legislation and the Workplace

Busness Matters July 2020 In October of 2018, the federal government legalized the possession and use of marijuana for recreational and medicinal purposes in Canada. As a result, business owners have been dealing with a changing landscape. This means that they must...

Complacency

Complacency

Business Matters October 2018 Every owner-manager has experienced new employees enthusiastically jumping head-first into the task at hand — only to see that enthusiasm for their job morph into complacency over time. Complacency on the job not only lessens the...

Cannabis 101

Cannabis 101

Business Matters Volume 31 Issue 3 The pending revision of Canada's marijuana laws will affect the workplace. Liberalisation of Canada's marijuana laws appears to be imminent. The Cannabis Act is currently expected to become law in 2018 and will decriminalize certain...

Where Am I Headed?

Where Am I Headed?

Business Matters Volume 30 Issue 4 Make time for strategic planning. Strategic planning is not usually a strong suit of most entrepreneurs. They have a great initial idea and know how to turn it into a business. But then, they become too involved in day-to-day affairs...

Burnout

Burnout

Business Matters Volume 29 Issue 4 Overly stressed employees can negatively affect productivity and profitability. The flatness of modern management structures has reduced the administrative and even the social distance between managers and employees, especially in...