How Raising Minimum Wage could affect Manufacturers

By Paul Hogendoorn – July 20, 2017
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The province of Ontario just announced that minimum wage will be raised to $15 per hour by January 1, 2019, up from the current minimum wage of $11.40. Predictably, the announcement caused instant and intense debate, along equally predictable lines. Since the same arguments get replayed every time without changing anyone’s established opinion, I think it’s a good time to look at things differently, and in particular, how they could (or should) affect manufacturing.


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Paul Hogendoorn

Through "TPI", (leveraging the power of imagination, insight and inspiration), Paul coaches and mentors entrepreneurs and business leaders, helping them define and pursue their vision.He…


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