National Newswatch

Printing in a New World Order

Jan 23 2021 — Alec Milne — Numerous commentators have discussed how COVID-19 is changing the modern office. The adoption of collaborative work tools and ability to conveniently connect through virtual meetings made the shift to working from home seamless for many. This shift which was expected to take a decade or more occurred literally overnight in some cases. Within Ottawa and […]

All hands on deck for small business

Oct 17 2020 — Alec Milne — Small and medium enterprises (SMEs) have borne the brunt of the COVID-19 pandemic. Early in the pandemic, a CIBC study revealed that the majority (81 per cent) of Canadian small business owners said COVID-19 has negatively impacted their operations, and many (32 per cent) worry about the viability of their business over the next year. The […]