Tag Archive "small-business"

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$15 Minimum Wage’s Unintended Consequences

The provincial government has introduced legislation that will increase the current minimum wage by over 30% from $11.40 to $15.00 per hour over the next 18 months. Small business owners are expressing concern about the ...

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The Positive Impact of Small Business in Oakville: Kerr Street Cafe

Kerr Street Café exemplifies the success of a small small business and the impact it can have on the local economy.

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Oakville’s Small Businesses Too Big To Ignore

On Tuesday, May 3, 2016 the Oakville Chamber of Commerce in partnership with the Ontario Chamber of Commerce is launching Small Business Too Big To Ignore, a six month campaign that will highlight the important ...

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Boost Business Productivity with Free Online Tools

For small business owners looking for ways to boost their efficiency, these three websites offer online tools to tackle common productivity drains:

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2015 Oakville Awards for Business Excellence now open to nominations

The Oakville Chamber of Commerce, in partnership with the Rotary Club of Oakville West, is now accepting nominations for the 2015 Oakville Awards for Business Excellence (OABE).

Oakville Businesses Celebrate Excellence

Oakville businesses will celebrate their success at the 19th Annual Oakville Awards for Business Excellence (OABE) Gala coming up on March 27, 2014 at the Oakville Conference Centre.

Oakville Awards for Business Excellence

Nominees have been announced for the Oakville Awards for Business Excellence. There were 148 nominations received, 48 companies have made it thru the rigorous qualification process for 8 award categories. This will be the 18 ...