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How to KonMari Your Desk

Clear your workspace of needless clutter with this four-step process inspired by the tidying guru of the moment, Marie Kondo

The Tax Tip That Could Save You Hundreds of Thousands of Dollars

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A perfectly legal way for small business owners and solopreneuers to slash their tax bills

What You Can Learn About Productivity from the Making of “Frozen”

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Apps and to-do lists aren’t enough. You need new wrinkles in staid environments—or brain hacks

How to Say No to Work Without Being Rude

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Advice on turning down tasks or requests for assistance from a butler

How to Practice Happiness As a Habit

Author Neil Pasricha, who wrote "The Book of Awesome," in Chinatown in Toronto in 2011. Photo: Kevin Van Paassen/The Globe and Mail/CP

To truly be happier, we need to redefine what success means says Neil Pasricha, author of The Book of Awesome and The Happiness Equation

Why Business Owners See Clouds in the Federal Budget’s Sunny Ways

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You may want to grab an umbrella—despite the Liberals' sunny forecast, there could be rain on the horizon

The Uncomfortable Truth You Can’t Ignore

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It’s not grim to think of what will happen to your business if you suddenly can’t run it. In fact, it’s imperative to do so

How to Tidy Your Desk (and Keep It That Way)

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Without a plan, your newly-neat workspace won't stay that way for long

Why You Shouldn’t Wait to Write Your Will

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When it comes to laying out your wishes, there's no time like the present say experts. What delaying could cost your estate

How the 2016 Ontario Budget Affects Business Owners

Ontario Finance Minister Charles Sousa, right, delivers the Ontario 2016 budget next to Premier Kathleen Wynne, left, at Queen's Park in Toronto on Thursday, February 25, 2016. Photo: Nathan Denette/CP

The provincial government's plans won't have a huge impact on SMEs, but they set the stage for the upcoming federal budget

The First Step to Getting Organized

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Cleaning up is a big part of making yourself more efficient, but you need to think in terms of time, not just space. Productivity expert Laura Vanderkam shares her process

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