Proposed Small Business Tax Changes

Heather Freed, CFP, CLU, CHS and Diane Karnay, Counsel at Wilson Vukelich LLP - Sep.20,2017

People have been asking, "What can you tell me about the proposed federal tax changes announced on July 19, 2017 and their effect on small business?"

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Leadership Lessons from the Herd

Tracey Evans, Dreamwinds Equine Assisted Learning Centre - Sep.20,2017

Leadership. We often think of it in terms of political leaders, team leaders or people who hold a title.  The reality is, leadership is an important attribute in all of us. There are times in life when we need to follow and times in life we need to step up and lead. Maybe it’s leading your family through crisis or just taking the helm of your own life to guide yourself toward your dreams. Leadership skills are something we all need to develop and foster.

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Summer Eating

Susan Patterson, Owner, SupperWorks Leaside - Jul.24,2017

Here are a few ideas how to make your summer more enjoyable through food...

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“May you live in interesting times”

Heather Freed, CFP®, CLU, CHS, Certified Financial Planner, Insure Your Freedom - Jul.24,2017
There is an English expression - “May you live in interesting times”. If you are in the financial industry (like I am), this is a true curse. Nowadays, everything is in constant flux and keeping up with all the changes is difficult.
However, my pain is your gain. Most of these changes have made it easier and faster for consumers to obtain insurance coverage.
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The Sandwich Generation: Managing Children and Aging Loved Ones at the Same Time.

Ashley Kwong, Owner and Creator of Memory & Company ~ Memory Health Club. - Jun.25,2017

Having a family in your life, especially an extended family, can be a blessing. Many of us rely on the help of our parents, grandparents, and in-laws, to help us with baby-sitting, to support us through tough times, and to offer guidance and love when we need it the most.

What happens though, when we are faced with an aging parent or grandparent who needs our help, while we are caring for children? For the first time in history, there are more seniors than children. Plus, the number of potential caregivers are decreasing due to global mobility and decreasing family size. This results in a generation of people who care for both their children and their aging loved one,
known as the “sandwich generation”.

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Increase your sales with the power of print!

Shirley Zerfas, BFA - Jun.25,2017

Whenever we are meeting with clients we are always asking what they have done in the past, what are they doing now, and what they want to accomplish.  We usually end up in a discussion of wanting to do it all, but not knowing how much of what to do and how it can all relate.  The answer to that is almost always to strive for effectiveness, impact and integration.

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Tap Away Your Stress

Wendy Vineyard, Author, Coach, Youthful Aging Expert - May.24,2017

Would you like to learn a practical, vital life skill that you may wish you had learned years ago? It can help you have greater success in your business and personal life.

In fact, if all two-year-olds learned it – there’d be more lifelong happiness in the world!

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