Canada lost 7200 jobs in March. This is an opportunity for international companies looking to expand their remote workforce. After six months of steady job creation, Canada’s job market contracted sharply in March, shedding a net 7,200 jobs. This contraction didn’t come as a surprise to economists, who have been predicting a slowdown after a […]
You just landed a dream job offer from a foreign company that allows you to work from home earning top US dollars! The problem is how will you get paid and how will you declare your income to CRA?
In recent years we have seen a lot of changes in the traditional workplace paradigm. Perhaps none so much as the increasing acceptance of remote employees. More and more companies are allowing flexible scheduling including giving employees the option to work from home or only work remotely.
The Ontario Progressive Conservatives have just introduced Bill 47, their first foray into employment law. It repeals many of the provisions of the Ontario Liberals’ Bill 148, which made sweeping changes to Ontario’s employment landscape. Bill 47 will roll back holiday pay calculations and the treatment of some leaves, and substantially change how employers of […]
Intuit estimates that 45% of Canadians will be self-employed by 2020. The shift toward self-employment has been fast and far-reaching. Equally rapid has been the broader movement from traditional, full-time employment to augmented staffing. The two trends combined are nothing less than a transformation of the Canadian economy.
The Ford Government might not have been elected on employment issues but you should expect big changes to the Ontario Employment Standards Act in the coming months. Work is one of the most important activities in our lives, taking up ever increasing amounts of our time. So it’s natural that every new government wants to […]
Businesses are becoming increasingly reliant on managed services. The need for managed services has grown consistently over the last few decades and now represents a $152.45 billion market. A recent report by Markets and Markets, predicts it will grow to 257.84 billion by 2022.