Articles by Julie King
Ontario's New Employment Laws: What Small Businesses Need to Know
January 26th, 2018
Find out how Ontario's new, sweeping employment law changes will impact your small business.
Purchasing Industrial Equipment: Calculating the Return on Investment (ROI)
March 13th, 2017
When does your investment in equipment start to earn you a profit? Keep reading to find out...
Budget 2016: Broken Promises, Nothing for Small Business
March 23rd, 2016
Yesterday's budget broke the promise the Liberal government made to keep in place the previous government's plan to reduce the small business tax rate to 9 per cent over three years and also failed to include a single item to directly support small businesses. So just what is in Budget 2016 for Canadian small businesses?
Is Your Website Ready for Google's New Mobile Algorithm?
March 26th, 2015
Ready or not, on April 21 your website will be judged and it will either pass, or fail, as Google rolls out its new mobile-friendly algorithm.
Insights Into Canadian Tax Complexity – A Free Digital Book
February 24th, 2015
As April 30 approaches and Canadians get ready to file their personal tax returns it seems appropriate to take some time to understand the taxes we pay.
What is Your Dominant Thinking Style?
September 24th, 2014
Thinking styles are literally a reflection of how a person processes information. Understanding the impact this has on that person's thought process can greatly improve internal communications, customer development and customer relations.
Business Planning Revisited: Getting Lean Getting it Right
May 26th, 2014
Entrepreneurs and business owners need an approach that offers greater agility, so they can get to market faster and stay ahead of the competition. It's time to rethink the business plan.
Referral Partner Marketing: A Seven-Step Approach
March 22nd, 2014
The idea of referral marketing is simple. To help reach new customers, a business develops a referral program that offers some type of reward or cross-promotion.
Commercialization: A Success Story to Watch
February 24th, 2014
Thirteen years ago, Liz Dickinson came up with the idea for a strapless heart monitor. Last year alone Dickinson's company, MIO Global, saw sales increases of 600 per cent. While her story is now one of incredible success, it didn't happen overnight...
Canada's Anti-Spam Legislation
February 19th, 2014
The new “Canada’s Anti-Spam Legislation,” or CASL, comes into effect on July 1, 2014. Business owners need to recognize that the regulations are far-reaching and have dramatic consequences to those who do not comply.
Making The Cut: Advice for Growth-Focused Tech Companies in Canada
February 5th, 2014
A look at the challenges Canadian technology companies face, based on an exclusive interview with Richard Lee, National Managing Partner for Technology, Media and Telecommunications at Deloitte.
Making the Cut: Success Factors Fueling Canada's Technology Fast 50 Companies
January 29th, 2014
What is different about the companies that are able to successfully cross the gap between those that intend to grow and those that actually do? To answer this question, CanadaOne took a closer look at the Deloitte Technology Fast 50 award recipients.
Search Optimization Trends Impacting Small Businesses in Canada
June 1st, 2013
The rules of search optimization are changing once again. How important are back-links to your search placement and how can small businesses generate global audiences?
Exploring Work Women Want: An Interview with Jennifer Forest
June 1st, 2013
CanadaOne talks to Jennifer Forest about her new book 'Work Women Want' and practical advice for women on earning money from home.
Editorial: The Truths That Drive Entrepreneurship and Define Success
June 1st, 2013
CanadaOne publisher Julie King shares her own views on the idea of truth in business.