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Turn it Up!

May 25, 2018 — by crystal wilson   If you ask my family, they’ll say I’m lying.  But I am not an overly loud person. Don’t be fooled - I can make a lot of noise.   But that’s not exactly the kind of loud I’m talking about.  One of Flow’s goals for 2018 is simply “Be Loud.”     It keeps evolving as...

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Facebook Posts that Work - 3 Quick Tips

May 16, 2018 — By Crystal Wilson   Are you posting and posting and getting nothing but crickets? Here’s a few tips that we share with our clients, that just might help you as you develop your Facebook strategy:     Photo by Damian Zaleski on Unsplash     1. Keep your posts short... or long When writing a "text only" post, mid-length is to be avoided....

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Wait, That's Not What This Book is About!

April 26, 2018 — by crystal wilson I made myself a goal this year, inspired by Candice, and it is oh so lofty for someone who has only just re-entered the realm of books that have (almost) no pictures and multisyllabic words. I decided (and told so many people!) that I would finish 52 books in 2018. Audiobooks count. It’s April, and I am...

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3 Ways Gratitude Will Make You (and your business) Soar

February 21, 2018 — By April Burrows   I’m a person who can easily see what needs to be improved. In other words I can see flaws, problems and imperfections.  This can be a real gift, however, it can also be a trap.  When what you see first t is how something could be better, it’s hard to see what is good now and...

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Bill 148 - Keep Calm and Open a Spreadsheet

December 7, 2017 — B y lisa Maslove   Now that Bill 148 is set to become law, it’s time for businesses and non-profit organizations to get ready for the new employment standards. If you have employees, chances are Bill 148 will require you to make changes to your payroll and human resource systems. Many of the changes will take effect in a few weeks...

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Grown Up Halloween

November 1, 2017 — by Crystal Wilson Anyone have a candy hangover? I have so many awesome memories of Halloween and I am so glad to get to help my children make them too. I’ve been sad to see the dwindling numbers of trick or treaters reported from various neighbourhoods in the last few years - what other opportunity do you have to meet...

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Flow at B Corp Champion's Retreat

October 19, 2017 — By Crystal Wilson Hey, did you know that Flow is a B Corp? We are, and we are super proud of it. At the beginning of October our team had the opportunity to attend the 2017 Champion’s Retreat, and the B inspired Toronto event that followed. It was the first time the retreat was held outside of the USA, and...

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Eventbrite vs Guestlist for Event Ticketing

October 4, 2017 — by Crystal Wilson & Candice lepage We definitely don’t have anything in particular against Eventbrite, but sometimes when you see that everyone is using the same thing you being to wonder “are we sheep?” So, for most of our recent events we decided to stray from the flock and use something else... if there was anything else? No surprise, it...

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Minimum Wage is Going Up October 1st, Is Your Business Ready?

September 27, 2017 — by Lisa Maslove Did you know the minimum wage is going up to $11.60 on October 1st? You’d be forgiven for not knowing about this change; after all, most of the talk about minimum wage of late has been about the much larger increase on the horizon. The Ontario government is proposing that the general minimum wage be increased to...

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B Corp Inclusion Challenge - How'd We Do?

September 20, 2017 — by Crystal Wilson Near the end of 2016 B Lab put out a challenge to all B Corps, the B Corp Inclusion Challenge.  The inclusion challenge was the first B Corp wide challenge, and is aimed at giving solid markers for businesses to improve their practices to create a more diverse and inclusive space.   Flow jumped at the opportunity...

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Additional Posts

Learning With Bridges Out Of Poverty - September 1, 2017

Meet The Team - June 29, 2017

Do Your Emails Get Answers? - February 15, 2017

Guelph's Good Giving Guide - December 16, 2016

Living Wage - why not? - November 25, 2016

Changing Everything - October 14, 2016

Entrepreneurship is... - October 6, 2016

Meet The Bs? Yes Please! - August 2, 2016

Millenial Is A State Of Mind - April 28, 2016

Are You AODA Compliant? - March 3, 2016

Stress and the Entrepreneur - February 3, 2016

Why We Went For The B - August 3, 2015

The Wisdom of Women - May 10, 2015

We're Back From Bootcamp - March 13, 2015

That Third One Is Tricky - January 28, 2015

Let's Talk About Posters - December 17, 2014

Our 3rd Bottom Line - September 24, 2014

What Is This Flow Thing? - July 23, 2014

Schedule Solutions - January 8, 2014

Happy New Year? - September 13, 2013

Get Out Of Your Box - April 2, 2013

Bookkeeping - March 12, 2013

What Kind of Hungry - March 10, 2013

Hearts In The Right Place - February 27, 2013

The Friend With The Pick Up Truck - February 11, 2013

Why Do You Do It Pt. 2 - January 28, 2013

Why Do You Do It - January 15, 2013

New Beginnings - January 2, 2013