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December 2016


In This Issue

HR News of the Day

Precarious Work Overstated in Ontario:  Employer Group

4 Time Wasters That Kill Your Productivity

How to Apologize When You're the Boss

6 Steps to Turning Boring Meetings Into the Best Meetings Ever

What to Do with Employees Who Don't Take Their Vacation

It's a typical question this time of year; what do I do with the vacation balances of employees who have not yet taken their vacation?  The answer may surprise you in our latest blog.

The Science of Gratitude and Why It's Important in Your Workplace

We all know a grateful attitude can affect your outlook on life, but did you know it can have a powerful effect on your workplace?  This FastCompany article shows you how.

11 Steps to Minimize Holiday Party Liability

It's the most wonderful time of the year....try to keep it that way by following the sage advice in this article for your company holiday party.

What We’ve Been Up To



We've been busy over the past month onboarding several new clients!  Also policies, onboarding processes, performance review forms and recruiting projects are keeping our team busy.



As this year winds down to a close, we are really looking forward to 2017.  Professionally, 2016 has been amazing; on a personal level for our founders, it has been quite challenging and we are looking forward to closing this chapter and starting a new one in January!

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