September Roast of the Month

At The Rostie Group, we are proud to brew coffee from local roaster Reunion Island Coffee. Located in downtown Toronto, Reunion Island Coffee is Canada’s largest coffee roaster powered 100% by green energy, and is committed to sustainability—for example, they are certified by B Lab as an industry leader in social and environmental performance. Their coffee beans are sourced responsibly, and are certified Fair Trade, Organic, Rainforest Alliance, or are Direct Trade beans. Each month, we … [Read more...]

The September Scoop Is Out!

It's back to school for the kids and back to work for everyone else. In this issue, learn how to get back into the groove after your vacation, see what's going on in Toronto and hear from some of our amazing clients and what they're doing. All this and more in the September edition of The Scoop. … [Read more...]

Introducing Virtual Business Offices – Toronto’s Address for Growing Companies

Do you need a Corporate Identity that reflects your business’s vision? No matter your time zone, location, or business, there’s a Canadian market waiting for you. Why not have a presence in Toronto - Canada’s financial and business epicenter. A Canadian presence seems like a no-brainer, but with real estate prices at record highs, it can become quite difficult to secure permanent space for you and your team. That’s where VirtualBusinessOffices.com comes in. With one of our virtual service … [Read more...]

The August Scoop is Out!

As summer rolls on, August brings more fun to the Waterfront and the rest of Toronto. Get to know some of our clients or learn about how to run more effective meetings, book meeting space online or protect your company from ransomware. This and plenty more in the August edition of The Scoop: … [Read more...]

How to Run More Effective Meetings

More that 10 million meetings occur every day in the United States alone, so there’s no denying that meetings are a very important part of the corporate world. But despite that, a lot of people do meetings wrong and end up losing money through lost productivity or even worse, unclear goals. Be prepared It’s always a good idea to let people know the overall details of the meeting but it’s also important to provide relevant documents or information that would help everyone come to your meeting … [Read more...]

The July Scoop is Out!

It's the big one! Canada turns 150 years old this month. Find out how you can celebrate this July with some great events, business opportunities and more. All this and more in this month's Scoop. Save … [Read more...]

Waterfront BIA Singing Ambassadors perform at The Rostie Group

The triple award-winning Singing Ambassadors™ presented by The Waterfront BIA return for their sixth year on Toronto’s Waterfront. Eight lively ambassadors will perform impromptu a cappella renditions of classic and modern summer hits and offer assistance, directions and recommendations to visitors on Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays and Mondays, from 11am to 6pm, June 22 until September 4. Visit www.waterfrontbia.com for more information. “The Singing Ambdassadors make people smile and … [Read more...]

How Getting a Virtual Assistant Can Help You Work Remotely

Summer brings shorter office hours and sunny getaways, but what if you could do that all year round? There are millions of people doing just that, all without sacrificing their income. This is the power of the virtual office. Virtual offices allow digital nomads to have their home base in another country—in our case, Toronto’s downtown core. Why have a virtual assistant? Running your own business can be a time consuming task. You have to juggle strategy, execution, billing and client or … [Read more...]