Essential HR provides HR relief to small businesses through monthly hands-on partnerships and individual projects so you can streamline your HR processes, leave the paperwork to the professionals, and check those projects off your to-do list! Our signatureHR Relief™program is the simplest way for your business to have HR support at your side and on your speed dial.


12-111 Fourth Ave, Suite 108, St Catharines, ON L2S 3P5

We inspire business owners to create happier workplaces. We curate foundational people and safety strategies based on our 4 principles of a happier workplace: Communication, Connection, Compliance, and Contribution; the 4 C’s. This includes focusing our practice in the areas of occupational health and safety, fostering safe and thriving cultures, compliance mapping, compensation design (including pay equity), and aligning people strategies to organizational purpose.


242 Poldon Drive, Norwich, ON N0J 1P0

We Are PeninsulaA dedicated team of HR and employer advice consultants, providing over 50,000 small businesses with trusted employment advice.Who are Peninsula?We are Peninsula, a dedicated team of HR and health and safety advisors, offering employer resources to thousands of small- to medium-sized businesses. Simply put, we are an alternative solution to an in-house human resources team – one that's affordable, that is. At Peninsula, we provide comprehensive around-the-clock HR and health and safety support that's custom-tailored to your business. Our clients also receive immediate access to ...


123 Front St. West, Toronto, ON M5J 2M2

Ruth is an accomplished speaker, small business and leadership coach, event emcee and radio host, working with entrepreneurs, emerging leaders, and community organizations. She has consulted with hundreds of new and emerging businesses through planning and startup phases. Ruth has worked with several high-profile Niagara based events as an emcee and interviewer, and also hosts a weekly show, Niagara Made, on 610CKTB Talk Radio where she interviews local entrepreneurs and business owners about their challenges and successes.


As passionate Human Resources Business Partners, we provide strategic, customized, boutique-style services to small and medium-sized firms.


93 Melrose Drive, Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON L0S 1J0

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