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New Veterans’ Benefit: Launch Your Financial Sector Career

Posted: April 03, 2018 By : Knowledge Bureau Writing Staff
Posted in: Strategic Thinking , Financial Literacy, Financial Advisor, tax credits, knowledge bureau, income tax act, Evelyn Jacks, tax courses, tax advisor, Canadian Armed Forces, financial services, financial education, online education, online campus, Veterans Benefit, Reserve Force, retired military, civilian careers, Canadian Army Veterans' Education and Training benefit, careers, tax careers

Are you a Canadian army veteran looking for your next career opportunity? The new Veterans' Education and Training Benefit supports your educational pursuits in the tax and financial services.  Knowledge Bureau courses and programs are eligible, and convenient: available online for continuous intake, 24/7. They provide new credentials for skills that are in high demand.

Building a New Leadership Culture

Posted: March 19, 2018 By : Knowledge Bureau Staff
Posted in: Strategic Thinking , knowledge bureau, Evelyn Jacks, distinguished advisor conference, growing your business, leadership courses, Executive Business Builder Program, online courses, online education, leadership development, integrity in leadership, leadership traits, leadership skills, culture of accountability, business development courses, leadership in financial services

Leading with integrity is essential for business success, but just how do up-and-coming leaders do so with integrity and accountability on a day-to-day basis in a very busy world? Please join our Executive Business Builders Network to chime in on the issues our Joanne Sigurdson, author of Knowledge Bureau’s Business Leadership, Culture, and Continuity Course, is challenging our LinkedIn discussion group with:

Evelyn Jacks Keynote on 2018 Tax Changes

Posted: March 19, 2018 By : Knowledge Bureau Staff
Posted in: Strategic Thinking , Financial Literacy, Financial Advisor, knowledge bureau, Evelyn Jacks, ce credits, financial services, financial conference, Canadian conferences, IFB, Independent Financial Brokers, financial eduction, Winnipeg conferences, financial broker

It’s time to talk about the 2018 tax changes and how they affect planning before the end of 2018. Knowledge Bureau’s Evelyn Jacks will be a keynote speaker at IFB’s 2018 Winnipeg Regional Event on May 16, 2018 and on the CE Summit tour May 29 to June 16, 2018.

Job Opportunity at The Accounting Place: Tax Accountant Needed

Posted: January 16, 2018 By : Knowledge Bureau Staff
Posted in: Strategic Thinking , tax preparation, Alan Rowell, tax preparer, financial services jobs, tax accountant, The Accounting Place

The Accounting Place, located in Stoney Creek, Ontario, is looking to fill the position of Tax Accountant, and offering competitive rates. As a Knowledge Bureau Report subscriber, and  member of our extended network, we wanted to bring this opportunity to your attention. Are you looking for a new job in a great industry or do you know someone who is?  Check this out:

Find Valuable, Meaningful Work in the Tax and Financial Sector

Posted: December 05, 2017 By : Knowledge Bureau Staff
Posted in: Strategic Thinking , tax preparation, Personal Tax, Tax Planning, Financial Literacy, knowledge bureau, Evelyn Jacks, tax services specialist, Bookkeeping, tax courses, wealth management, financial services, financial education, financial services professionals, year-end planning, bookkeeping services specialist

Canadians working in the financial services have been the largest contributor to the national earnings increase, according to Statistics Canada November 30 survey on Payroll, Employment, Earnings and Hours.  The gains were particularly impressive in the professional, scientific and technical services: average weekly earnings were up 3.4% to $1,354; growth driven by accounting, tax preparation, bookkeeping and payroll services with notable increases in Ontario and Quebec.

A Leader’s Role in Change Management

Posted: December 05, 2017 By: Evelyn Jacks
Posted in: Strategic Thinking , knowledge bureau, Evelyn Jacks, financial advisors, wealth management, financial services, entrepreneur, thought leadership, business development, leadership tips, tips for entrepreneurs, small business owners, developing your business, authentic leadership, inspiring leadership, future-proof business, influential leadership, business growth, inspiration, disruptors, business leadership, culture, continuity, disruption, change management, aspiration

Last month we discussed the key disruptors leaders need to deal with in building their businesses to the next level. Scaling up is important . . . but what does that mean? What skills do you need to lead your team through dramatic change and get better results? You essentially have two choices: create a culture of compliance or a culture of collaboration.