Archive | May, 2009

Example of an org chart

Job descriptions

As mentioned in a previous post, there are several good and free templates available online to help you build a solid business plan.  If you are a new entrepreneur and are starting from scratch, several sections, especially the key “personnel section”, may appear a little challenging to complete.  The first step in addressing the key […]

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Human Resources considerations for a new business.

So you have decided to start a business but you wonder whether doing so in a recession is the right time. If that is the case, you are not alone.  It seems that the entrepreneurial spirit is awakened during a recession.  Downsizing, corporate re-structuring, and corporate closures are leaving thousands of talented workers wondering what […]

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North American Occupational Safety and Health Week (NAOSHW)

  The first week of each May is set aside, North American-wide, to focus employers, employees, partners and the public on occupational health and safety.  NAOSHW brings awareness to the importance of preventing injury and illness – in the workplace, at home and in the community.  “All Nova Scotians should be able to go to […]

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