Category Archives: Business Standards

Greed is Alive and Well!

What do you think about a consumer goods manufacturer that reduces the size of their products, but charges the same price or a higher price?  As a result of this trend a new buzzword has been coined—no doubt by an … Continue reading

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Do We Round Up, Round Down or Pretend the Penny Still Has Lots of Life In It?

Now that the Canadian penny is (supposedly) gone, there needs to be  a definitive rule on the rounding off of cash purchases. The “guidelines” brought out by the Royal Canadian Mint are another example of a half-baked government plan.  (Remember Canada’s … Continue reading

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