MBOT Weekly
News & Updates
June 19 | 2020
  • Hon. Monte McNaughton - Minister of Labour, Training and Skills Development
  • Bonnie Brown - Director of Economical Development for the City of Mississauga
  • Dr Lawrence Loh - Interim Medical Officer of Health for Region of Peel
Upcoming Event
Virtual Town Hall

Preparing for Stage Two Recovery and the Reopening of Business in Mississauga

In partnership with EDO - City of Mississauga.

Tuesday June 23, 2020
This Week's Poll Question
What's the first thing you will do when Mississauga reopens?
Please Select Your Answer
Get a haircut!
Go shopping
Grab a drink on a patio
Go to the gym
More Businesses Can Access CEBA
More small businesses can soon access the Canada Emergency Business Account
The Government of Canada is taking immediate, significant and decisive action through Canada’s  COVID-19 Economic Response Plan  to support Canadians and businesses facing difficult challenges as a result of the global COVID-19 outbreak.
Additional Businesses and Services to Reopen This Week
More people will be able to get back to work as additional businesses and services in certain regions across Ontario can begin reopening today. 
MBOT Radio Podcasts - Available on iTunes, Spotify and Google Play
Expert Guests Daily
Hosted by CEO David Wojcik
Podcast Guest:
Brian Gottheil – Bernardi HR Law

Risks & Rewards of a Remote Workforce
Podcast Guest:
Wojtek Jaskiewicz – KMB LAW

Restructuring Your Company – What Are My Options?
Ontario Extends Emergency Orders and Pauses Evictions
Ontario Extends Emergency Orders
The Ontario government has extended all emergency orders currently in force under s.7.0.2 (4) of the Emergency Management and Civil Protection Act. This extension will be in effect until June 30, 2020.
Ontario Pauses Commercial Evictions
The Ontario government passed the Protecting Small Business Act, temporarily halting or reversing evictions of commercial tenants and protecting them from being locked out or having their assets seized during COVID-19.
How to Develop a Workplace Safety Plan
MBOT Recent Virtual Events
On June 16th, MBOT hosted a Virtual Town Hall with Rachel Bendayan -
MP for Outremont:

Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Small Business, Export Promotion and International Trade
On J une 18th, 2020, MBOT hosted our Women's Leadership Event:

 Virtual Fireside Chat With Audi Race Car Driver Lindsay Rice
MBOT Radio Podcast - Political and Economic Update
Podcast Guest:
Brad Butt - MBOT

Weekly Political Update
Podcast Guest:
Peter Hall - EDC

Global Negative Growth – Oh My!
MBOT Magazine
MBOT Quarterly Magazine
Please Email  or Call 905-273-6151  ext. 430
What's Happening in Mississauga
Tourism Mississauga Announces New Board of Directors
Tourism Mississauga, the City’s new destination marketing organization, held its first meeting with its new Board of Directors. 
The board is made up primarily of members from Mississauga’s tourism sector who will provide strategic direction to tourism activities and initiatives in Mississauga.
City of Mississauga COVID-19 Response Continues
Mississauga City Council reviewed and approved initiatives in relation to COVID-19 including: MiWay Fares & Mandatory Masks, Summer Camps, Farmer’s Market & Food Trucks, Temporary Zoning By-law & Virtual Mississauga Pride 2020.
Eleventh Virtual Press Conference: Mississauga’s Latest COVID-19 Update
MBOT Radio Podcasts - Available on iTunes, Spotify and Google Play
Podcast Guest:
Mark Edgar – Goat Rodeo Project

Returning to Work – Considerations for Employers
Podcast Guest:
Liza Provenzano – Spark HR

Creating a Cohesive Virtual Team
Additional Resources
Small Business Relief Tool
To support Canadian small businesses, Deloitte has developed a simple tool that brings together in one place the various financial relief programs that are available federally, provincially and privately.
COVID-19 & Getting Back to Work: Smart, Safe, and Supportive
Ontario is heading back to work, but to stop the spread of COVID-19 we need to do it in the right way. This video outlines some high level considerations for employers and employees.
Peel Public Health's Weekly
COVID-19 Epidemiological Update
More Upcoming Events
Virtual Networking
Wednesday, July 8, 2020 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Meet up to 100 potential business clients, partners and suppliers before the start of your workday!
For More Information or Answers to your Questions
Contact Kelsey Lusk
Communications Editor