Category Archives: Small business

Applying for Relief & Some Dates to Know

For small business in general: Canada Emergency Business Account (CEBA) – call your bank and apply.  They have details. Call the BDC and apply for a loan & With employees: Apply for the wage subsidy by applying through your “My Business account” https://www.canada.ca/en/department-finance/economic-response-plan/wage-subsidy.html If your business hasn’t dropped off, you can still do the 10% […]

Financial relief during the COVID19 pandemic

I sent this to my clients yesterday, but I’ll update it for everyone. It’s important to know this is my understanding only and I will change this post as I find out new information. There is a lot out there and it is hard to sift through it all. Here are the resources I’ve come […]

A Little Tech Talk

We’ve run our own server for year. In fact, so many years I can’t remember not having a home server. It was great for the family to use as a file server and then we grew into more networking and eventually web hosing ( www.seakat.ca ). With our own web server we could do whatever […]

What makes a good customer?

What makes a good customer? I think it differs in specific terms from industry to industry but in broad terms I think there are commonalities. In a recent conversation, I noted that a good customer isn’t just defined by someone who pays their bill. That’s nice, but it isn’t the crux of it. A good […]