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Have a question about how to handle work from home, job sharing, temporary layoffs, EI benefits, privacy or team morale?

Submit it here or call us at 403.970.9930 and we will get back to you in hours.

During this time we are supporting our community by offering free resources online, as well as free advice and support for questions you might have through email or phone. Contact us at info@thoughtarchitects.ca with your questions or call us at 403.970.9930. If we don't know the answer, we will get back to you with some options!


We have collated a number of resources for small businesses as we know the world is changing rapidly, and your business needs also need to change and adapt. Have some resources that you want to share? Send it to us and we will post. We will be updating this page regularly. Please sign up for our email list below to get updates.

Applying for EI

There are EI changes coming into effect as of April of this year. Here is a summary of the changes for you and your employees. Access the downloadable document here.

Emergency Benefit Resources

The government has announced a number of changes to support employers and employees during the Covid-19 Pandemic. A summary of the announcements can be found here.

Government Announcements

There are a number of announcements coming out on a regular basis on supports being put in to place. We will update this handout daily. You can locate it hereLast updated March 20, 2020

Self Isolation Information

Your staff may need to self-isolate. There are benefits available to alleviate the sick time. You can find it here

Online Resources

Here is a list of resources we have found online to be helpful. Do you have another one to add? Email it to us and we will share it with others.

Work-Share Resources

More coming every day

Check back with us on a regular basis for information on privacy issues with our new ways of working, ways to keep your team motivated and templates for policies like working from home.