Apprenticeship Tax Credits

Do you employ trades people or co-op students? The federal and provincial governments offer tax credits to encourage businesses to train and hire apprentices. It … Read More

The Ideal Team Player

Business book author Patrick Lencioni recently wrote The Ideal Team Player:  How to Recognize and Cultivate The Three Essential Virtues.  I recommend it to both … Read More


September. My favourite month. To me it’s a new beginning. With summer over, school back in session and vacations often done, it’s back to “business”. … Read More

Four Million

Business owners who claim they can’t afford to cater to the disabled population will get an argument from David Lepofsky – he believes they can’t … Read More

Opportunity = Challenge = Reward

Definitions: Opportunity – a time or set of circumstances that make it possible to do something. Challenge – difficulty in a job or undertaking that … Read More

The Pendulum Swings

Many, many years ago, when someone went bankrupt, there was no standard requiring the individual to contribute to their bankruptcy from their income.  Then when … Read More

A Pre-Invitation

If you have a friend or relative with a disability or are passionate in that area, keep reading. On June 8th as part of Lazer … Read More

Business is Great!

“Business is great and we’re looking for more.”  My now retired partner, Allan Grant, used to say this often and with a little gleam in … Read More

Berkshire Hathaway at Lazer Grant

This year’s Berkshire Hathaway annual meeting, also known as the Woodstock of Capitalism, is on Saturday, May 6th.  Lazer Grant will be hosting a small … Read More