Author - Eric Synowicki

May 2023

Busy Season is Less Taxing with Smaller Firms

Busy Season is Less Taxing with Smaller Firms   The tax season can be one of the most challenging times of the year for tax professionals. The high volume of work, excessive hours, and tight deadlines can lead to stress and burnout. This year's tax season was especially busy due to a combination of factors, including staff shortages and a CRA strike.  If you are in tax and are feeling overwhelmed or burnt out from a particularly challenging busy season, now [...]

March 2023

Summer Is For Travel, Not Job Hunts

As we enter Q2 and tax season draws to a close in the next couple of months, it's a great time to start thinking about new job opportunities. It is still a busy time right now but the market shifts quickly, and taking the time to explore your options can help you get ahead of the market and position yourself for the future. With the long hours and extra work, the end of tax season seems distant. You are probably [...]

Gridlock Fumes and Streetcar Blues – Are You Ready To Commute Again?

As we approach the three-year anniversary of the onset of COVID19 workplace regulations, the tides have begun to change when it comes to workplace flexibility. The days of the full week, onsite work model seem like an antiquated relic of the past. However, with health and safety protocols being lifted and the return to pre-pandemic behavior in other facets of our lives, the inevitable debate of returning to the office has become more prevalent. What will that look like [...]