Employee Benefits

Your Employee is Hooked on Drugs. Now What?


One in 10 workers have a substance abuse problem—and that's dangerous for everyone. Here's how to manage the risk

4 Ways to Support Caregiver Employees


Increasingly, your workers are responsible for looking after elderly parents. Here's how you can ease their burden

The Chaos-Free Way to Give Staff Freedom

Illustration: Remie Geoffroi

"Results-only work environments" let employees work anywhere, any time. The catch? No results, no job

The Pros and Cons of Flexible Benefits


Like the idea of letting employees pick and choose their perks? Know the costs before you convert

Our Best RRSP Advice

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That March 3 deadline is nearing. How to maximize your personal investment, and what to consider as a business owner

The Smart Way for Startups to Spend

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Invest money where it counts: in people

The Truth About Employee Engagement

Illustration: Chris Gash

Forget perks. Motivating staff and boosting productivity have nothing to do with foosball tables and massages

6 Mistakes Even Good Bosses Make

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Common perks and management tactics that don’t work, according to some of the Best Small and Medium Employers in Canada

Why Minimum Wage Is Going Up

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Ontario’s wage increase has drawn criticism from all sides. What do you think?

How Mentally Healthy is Your Workforce?


Studies show that Canadian workers are increasingly battling anxiety, stress, depression and other mental problems. Is your company equipped to help?