Karen Hawthorne

Freelance Contributor Karen Hawthorne worked for six years as a digital editor for the National Post, contributing articles on business, food, culture and travel for affiliated newspapers across Canada. She now writes from her home office in Toronto as a freelancer, and takes breaks to bounce with her son on the backyard trampoline. Connect with her on LinkedIn.

Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) You Should Track for Your Small Business

Small business owners can be so buried in the day-to-day that they lose sight of where their business stands. That’s where tr...

5 Accounting Principles You Should Follow to Succeed

5 Accounting Principles You Should Follow to Succeed

5 Accounting Principles You Should Follow to Succeed
Are You a Small Business Superhero? Find Out Now! [Quiz]

Are You a Small Business Superhero? Find Out Now! [Quiz]

Are You a Small Business Superhero? Find Out Now! [Quiz]
Small Business Owners: Don't Let Fear of Failure Hold You Back

Small Business Owners: Don't Let Fear of Failure Hold You Back

Small Business Owners: Don't Let Fear of Failure Hold You Back
Don’t Underestimate the Power of Face-to-Face Communication

Don’t Underestimate the Power of Face-to-Face Communication

Don’t Underestimate the Power of Face-to-Face Communication
Ready, Steady... Start a Business! When it's Time to Stop Procrastinating

Ready, Steady... Start a Business! When it's Time to Stop Procrastinating

Ready, Steady... Start a Business! When it's Time to Stop Procrastinating
Want to Be a Thought Leader? 5 Ways to Get Your Voice Out There

Want to Be a Thought Leader? 5 Ways to Get Your Voice Out There

Want to Be a Thought Leader? 5 Ways to Get Your Voice Out There
Why EQ is So Important for Small Business Owners in Automated Times

Why EQ is So Important for Small Business Owners in Automated Times

Why EQ is So Important for Small Business Owners in Automated Times
Creatives: Avoid Clients from Hell, Attract the Good'uns

Creatives: Avoid Clients from Hell, Attract the Good'uns

Creatives: Avoid Clients from Hell, Attract the Good'uns
Art For Sale: 7 Sites Where You Can Sell Your Art & Boost Your Income

Art For Sale: 7 Sites Where You Can Sell Your Art & Boost Your Income

Art For Sale: 7 Sites Where You Can Sell Your Art & Boost Your Income