Emily Retherford

Emily Retherford

Emily Retherford began her content writing career in 2008. She has an associate's degree in English and a bachelor's degree in Business Management with a focus on new media and internet marketing. Her areas of expertise include small business, finance, and marketing. In addition to her own websites, her work can be found on a variety of high-profile online websites.

taxes

Importers and Exporters: How to Use Trade Incentive Programs

Learn more about deferring or eliminating your taxes and duties payments on items your company imports using one of the programs offered by the Canada Border Services Agency. Eliminating or deferring tax payments lowers your overall cost, which could help you lower your prices.

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business-insights

Social Enterprises in Nova Scotia: Use the Social Enterprise Network for Help

Make an impact in your community by using your business as a tool for the greater good. Nova Scotia is one of only two provinces to have a law that recognizes social enterprises as businesses. This means you can pursue your social interests without going broke.

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profit-loss

Recording an Accounting Impairment Loss in Your Business

Learn what an impairment loss is and how you can determine if your asset has an impairment loss for you to write off. By writing off impairment losses, your business can save a few bucks on its taxes.

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business-planning

How to Obtain a Temporary Certification of Compliance for a New Senior Residential Facility in Quebec

Learn how to obtain a Temporary Certificate of Compliance from the Ministry of Health and Social Services so you can open your new senior residential facility. Discover some of the requirements needed to qualify and the process to obtain your certificate.

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operations

What Is a Crown Patent?

Learn how the original Crown Patent for your land may be stopping you from using it how you'd like. Some of the original stipulations are old, though. You can apply to have them removed, and the process is a lot easier than you may think.

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business-insights

What Is a PBN?

Discover how obtaining a Procurement Business Number (PBN) lets you register your business as an official supplier for the Canadian government. By selling services and goods to Canadian government offices or government-run projects, you could increase your sales significantly.

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sales

Boost Your Amazon Sales With Optimized Product Content

Preparing Amazon product descriptions ensures your products appear when customers enter specific search terms. But learning how to optimise your product descriptions helps you create content that boosts your sales over the competition.

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hiring

How to Run a Credit Check on a Job Applicant in Canada

Request an employment credit report from Transunion or Equifax before permanently hiring employees. This allows you to cross-check information, such as past employment and income records, to verify the info given to you by the applicant was accurate and gives you another way to verify a person's identity.

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