Surviving social distancing.

We're almost finished two months of lock-down, and let's face it - it's been tough. We're stressed, confused, and we miss our routines and our socializing. But although some places are now relaxing restrictions, it will be quite some time before we can move around like we did early this year. As part of Mental … Continue reading Surviving social distancing.

Tips for effectively managing a remote team.

Many managers and business leaders are finding themselves in unfamiliar territory - trying to keep a team productive and happy, without being able to meet physically on a regular basis. Grow Trade Consulting Inc. has been a virtual office for more than a decade, and we know that it is possible to manage a well-functioning … Continue reading Tips for effectively managing a remote team.

Some tips for working at home.

Twitter is awash in jokes about the good old days... of three weeks ago. Our lives have been altered in attempts to halt the spread of COVID-19. Many people are now juggling work and home life from their actual homes. We know first-hand that it's a big adjustment - and we've found some resources that … Continue reading Some tips for working at home.

The rise of the recreational vehicle.

Millennials are a rapidly growing segment of the RV population – one that offers RV makers a great opportunity in the Canadian market.  The RV lifestyle has been on the rise thanks to an overall resurgence in camping in general. The 2019 North American Camping Report indicates that the percentage of campers who camped three … Continue reading The rise of the recreational vehicle.

A deeper look into the secondhand market.

The secondhand market is growing fast. According to a 2019 report from ThredUp, the resale market has grown 21 times faster than the retail apparel market over the past three years, and the secondhand market is expected to reach $51 billion by 2023. It's become so popular that it now has its own modern name: … Continue reading A deeper look into the secondhand market.