Canada Business Network Blog
When in doubt, throw it out? Date labelling on packaged foods
If you are a producer of pre-packaged food, your labels inform customers of when the food is at its best.
Record of Employment – An Employer's Responsibility
Familiarize yourself with the Record of Employment, an important document that you must prepare for all departing employees.
The Red Tape Reduction Commission
Prime Minister Stephen Harper announced today the creation of the Red Tape Reduction Commission.
Are Employment Insurance self-employed special benefits right for you?
Learn about the 4 types of Employment Insurance special benefits for the self-employed and who can register for them.
Size Doesn't Matter, Privacy Does - A Tool for Small Businesses
Our guest blogger - the Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada - has an online tool that can help you handle the privacy concerns of your business.
How many permits does your business need?
Our permits and licences search can help you find what's required for your business.
Can you really claim that your product is “Made in Canada”?
What does "Made in Canada" mean? Learn how to make sure your claims are accurate.
Hiring Do's and Don'ts
There is a lot more to hiring staff than collecting resumes and asking candidates a few questions. Learn what steps you can take to find the best people for your business.
Looking for tariff relief?
Recent tariff-relief measures will reduce the cost of machinery, equipment and goods that you import for further manufacturing.
Reducing Red Tape
Red tape is the popular term for rules and regulations, paperwork, permits and licenses that burden especially smaller businesses. Government recognizes the costs associated to this compliance.