As we look forward to regain monetary prosperity following the impression of the previous 18 months, now’s the second to provide companies the assist they deserve. Within the wake of the worldwide pandemic, girls have been adversely impacted, representing nearly all of jobs misplaced and bearing an outsized portion of extra home-care duties. In keeping with Statistics Canada1 feminine employees skilled a 17 % drop in employment on the outset of the pandemic, in comparison with simply 14.5 % of males.

Shared ardour to make life higher for small companies

Xero and Grant Thornton share a ardour to make life higher for individuals in small enterprise and we’re excited to work collectively to empower and elevate women-owned companies throughout Canada and assist construct again the enterprise group. Launching at the moment, Grant Thornton’s Enterprise Enhance powered by Xero will assist companies thrive by means of higher instruments, info and connections. 

“Grant Thornton is dedicated to serving to companies and communities thrive. That features supporting women-owned small companies who proceed to face distinctive challenges amid these unsure instances,” says Kevin Ladner, Govt Companion and CEO, Grant Thornton LLP. “We’re excited to hitch forces with Xero to develop our assist of ladies entrepreneurs by means of the Enterprise Enhance program.”

By way of the mix of Grant Thornton’s experience and Xero’s expertise, this system is designed to provide companies a lift to be extra productive and environment friendly, and supply information pushed insights that may assist them obtain extra. By way of an open software course of, Grant Thornton and Xero will choose 5 women-owned small companies throughout Canada to take part in our inaugural program with entry to expertise (free Xero subscription) and Grant Thornton advisory with a view to assist them optimize their operations.

Enhance your online business

The Grant Thornton Enterprise Enhance is open to Canadian companies (excluding residents of Quebec) with 100 staff or much less. Functions for this system can be submitted from October 4, 2021 by means of October 29, 2021. 

Study extra about this system right here.


1 Statistics Canada, Labour Drive Survey, April 2020

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