• News for Education

    Thursday, November 08, 2018
    5 Minutes for Business     In this edition of 5 Minutes for Business, we examine how in order to remain competitive, businesses need to focus inwards and begin investing in and improving how they navigate mental health in their workplace.   With most adults spending more of their waking hours at work and with one in five Canadians experiencing a mental ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic, Education, General News Article
    Monday, October 22, 2018
    The Canada Revenue Agency has released the following information:Your association or organization has been identified as a key stakeholder of the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA). We hope you will share the following information with your membership.  Did you know?  If you don’t file your GST/HST returns, your tax refund will be placed on hold.    The Canada Revenue Agency ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Education, Economic
    Tuesday, October 16, 2018
    The Canadian Chamber is pleased to provide our members with a webinar on cannabis in the workplace presented by the team at Fasken. Following the webinar earlier today, we are providing the recording of the event for your use.  
    Categories: Education, Community, Chamber, General News Article
    Tuesday, October 16, 2018
      Senate Committee Echoes Your Policy Resolutions in Report Released TodayToday, the Standing Senate Committee on Banking,Trade and Commerce’s recommendations released a report called Canada: Still Open For Business? The report outlined a number of recommendations to the federal government to improve Canadian business competitiveness:    Why is this important? Much of what the ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Education, Community, Chamber, Economic, Political, Press Release
    Tuesday, October 16, 2018
    5 Minutes for Business     In this edition of 5 Minutes for Business, we examine how social media can be used as a tool to create economic growth and foster competitiveness for Canadian businesses.    The impact social media has as a means to reach customers, encourage female entrepreneurship and millennial business ownership will continue to grow. We ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Education, Community, Chamber, Economic
    Friday, August 03, 2018
    Cannabis in the Workplace  Recreational cannabis is set to be legalized in Canada on October 17, 2018. The Chamber has prepared this informational sheet for employers with a variety of resources regarding both your responsibility and your role as an employer as this legislation comes into effect.  Recreational Cannabis in the Workplace  According to WorkSafeBC, the Occupational Health and ...read more
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