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When it comes to running a business, vehicles - whether they're leased, rented or owned - are crucial for a variety of tasks. Whether transporting materials and tools to work sites, hauling goods for deliveries or driving to meet clients-companies of all kinds rely on...

How To Approach Safely Returning to Work During the COVID-19 pandemic, two-thirds of Canadian businesses had at least 60 per cent of their employees working remotely. As more Canadians get vaccinated, organizations should have a plan in place to safely return to the office. The following should...

A Good Organizational Workflow Matters Workflows are utilized by organizations as a way to establish standardized processes and efficiencies within each department. For example, workflows can be used for consistent customer acquisition or employee onboarding experiences. Implementing efficient workflows into the workplace can provide organizations the...

Every facet of your organization affects your cost of risk. Regardless of the type of business you run, it can be difficult to quantify your true cost of risk because it includes both pure and speculative risk. The impact negative publicity would have on your revenue...

Benefits of Corporate Social Responsibility A new survey by Mercer Canada found that Canadian businesses are increasing their focus on social responsibility amid the COVID-19 pandemic, economic disparity and protests against racial injustice. According to the survey, 65 per cent of Canadian HR leaders believe their...

The Effects of Climate Change on Business Climate change is forcing organizations to adapt their business practices in order to remain competitive and thriving. However, a 2020 study conducted by FM Global found that 77 per cent of the world’s top CEOs and CFOs say their...

Recognizing Priorities for Each Gender in Your Organization Many organizations are continuing to make necessary changes to better navigate the ongoing global health crisis, but there are still many areas that should be addressed in order for both employees and businesses to thrive. One such area...

Preparing for Flu Season During the Coronavirus Pandemic The seasonal flu is a consistent risk that employers must deal with every year, but this year it is even more important to take precautions due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. Employers are responsible for the health and safety...

Who Should Continue Working From Home During the COVID-19 Pandemic? Remember to remain as flexible as possible with employees during these difficult and uncertain times. For employers that are either reopening in phases or allowing some employees to continue to work from home during the pandemic, the...