Community

Setting the Stage for Success: Kanata Kareer Group

How do you go from being a professional musician to recovering millions for clients, being regularly quoted by the CBC, and receiving the prestigious 2013 Forty Under 40 Award – all in under five years? Elizabeth shares how you can take any background and leverage it to build your professional credibility. Use these new skills to tap into the hidden job markets and – better still – have work come to you. This talk is Read more…

Community

Pain, Processes and Progress: OSEB Keynote Talk

On the 27th of March, 2013, I had the pleasure of presenting my thoughts on business (“Pain, Processes, and Progress: How To Build A Business You Love”) to the graduating class of the Ontario Self-Employment Benefit (OSEB) program. Event Details Connect, learn and make powerful new alliances in your efforts to develop and grow your business. The Networking Sessions focus on topics and issues that help you understand your enterprise and commercial environment better. Build smart Read more…

SR&ED

Why I Hate “SR&ED Consultants”

(… even though I am one.) This morning I received an invitation via LinkedIn that inspired me to write this post. It’s a topic that’s been irking me for awhile now. You may be thinking to yourself, “don’t you run a firm that specializes in SR&ED”? Yes, I do. What are SR&ED consultants? First, let me explain my understanding of the term “SR&ED Consultant”. It is composed of two parts: SR&ED and consultant. The SR&ED portion is straightforward – Read more…