How Long Does It Take to File for a DBA?

That old cliché about time being money has a magical way of creeping into so many of these types of posts, doesn’t it? Even if you don’t judge every minute of your life by the amount of money you could be making, you still probably want to know how long it will take to file […]

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How Does the Incorporation Process Differ in Canada?

The incorporation process in Canada is quite similar to the United States. However, two differences are apparent. First, Canada has a federal corporations statute that allows businesses to be incorporated as a Canadian corporation (as opposed to a provincial or state corporation). Second, provincial corporation laws are generally similar to one another (except Quebec), and […]

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What is Involved in Forming a Non-Profit Company?

If you’re looking to form a non-profit corporation, there are several important steps for you to follow. Incorporating a non-profit corporation is often similar to a for-profit corporation, but there are some differences to be aware of. Here are some general guidelines for incorporating a non-profit. Pre-Incorporation Matters Prior to incorporation, you should have a […]

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Can Local Small Businesses Benefit from Mobile Optimization?

Mobile optimization has become a hotly talked-about subject since Google announced its latest “Mobile-Friendly” algorithm change earlier this year. Essentially, sites that are mobile responsive will now rank higher than sites that aren’t. But how does this affect businesses that don’t rely heavily on web traffic? Companies like local brick & mortar stores and restaurants? […]

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Multi-Screen Marketing for Small Businesses

Google rolled out a major update recently, and the biggest change was how it treats mobile-friendly sites. 48% of Google’s traffic comes from mobile devices, but these users spend only 1/3 of the time on the site that desktop users to. In an effort to accommodate the growing number of mobile users, Google is going […]

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