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New and Improved: the Ownr Blog

New and Improved: the Ownr Blog

The Ownr Blog has a fresh, new look. Check out our one-stop hub to learn more about starting and growing your business.

Accounting + Bookkeeping: What’s the difference and why do I need them?!

Accounting + Bookkeeping: What’s the difference and why do I need them?!

In this first instalment of a two part series on managing business finances, we look at the practice of bookkeeping and accounting, and help breakdown everything you need to know to make informed decisions.

Ownr Spotlight: Brandi Leifso, the CEO who launched her indie beauty brand, Evio, from a women’s shelter

Ownr Spotlight: Brandi Leifso, the CEO who launched her indie beauty brand, Evio, from a women’s shelter

Brandi Leifso started her cosmetics company, Evio Beauty, while living in a women’s shelter. That experience taught her the power of conscious decisions, which is reflected in her mission to create a conscious future through sustainable and clean products.

Streetwear label, Never Afraid, on building a culture of confidence and #NoFear

Streetwear label, Never Afraid, on building a culture of confidence and #NoFear

Streetwear brand Never Afraid is empowering its customers to live with #NoFear with designs that speak to their life experiences. We chat with the founder, Dami Mosaku-Johnson about the cultural influence of streetwear.

Ownr Spotlight: Why Mandy Rennehan, the Blue-Collar CEO™, wants to change the perception of skilled trades

Ownr Spotlight: Why Mandy Rennehan, the Blue-Collar CEO™, wants to change the perception of skilled trades

A fisherman’s daughter built one of North America’s most successful retail construction companies. This edition of Ownr Spotlight features Mandy Rennehan, the Blue-Collar CEO™.

Ownr Spotlight: How Little Paws Inn reimagined pet daycare

Ownr Spotlight: How Little Paws Inn reimagined pet daycare

Little Paws Inn has replaced the kennelled pet daycare with an open-concept, home-style daycare and boarding for dogs, cats and rabbits.

Why strong accounting is important for your business

Why strong accounting is important for your business

Scaling up a business takes time and consistent effort. But it also needs the eyes of an accountant. Here’s Future Balance CPAs sharing with us why it makes business sense to involve an accountant in your business.

Journey to Ownrship: How to RELOVE your closet and make money from it with Vasiliki Belegrinis

Journey to Ownrship: How to RELOVE your closet and make money from it with Vasiliki Belegrinis

Reduce, Reuse and RELOVE! An online wardrobe-sharing platform empowers millennial women to get a return on their fashion investment and reduce their carbon footprint.

Ownr Spotlight: Meet the entrepreneur who brought Le Dîner en Blanc to Toronto

Ownr Spotlight: Meet the entrepreneur who brought Le Dîner en Blanc to Toronto

A chat with the host of Toronto’s Le Dîner en Blanc, the highly sought-after secret party where guests dress in white, and dine under the stars.

Ownr Spotlight: From law to luxury travel, how Camy Duff turned her passion into business

Ownr Spotlight: From law to luxury travel, how Camy Duff turned her passion into business

Building a successful business is hard work. If you’re doing what you love, the journey becomes meaningful. Can a passion project make money? Find out how Camy was able to build a successful business with her love for travel.