Frequently Asked Questions

About us

  • A professionnal social network
  • A centralized contact directory
  • A powerful referencing and prospecting tool
  • A platform which has many feature updates planned on it's schedule
    • For competitivity concern, we wont enumerate them here, but you can communicate with us and we will make a pleasure to tell you
  • Registration
  • Consultation and addition of informations in our contact directory
  • Our instant messaging system (alpha version)
  • We are distributor of PersonnelExpert products, an informatical employee files system that allows to:
    • Keep track of of events (lateness, absence and any other)
    • Assign tasks
    • Schedule meeting
    • Complete adaptation to your organisation with it's configuration
  • We can provide web design consulting
  • For now, all our services are free and membership gives you the « Member » label (see the « How can I or an organisation become member? » question)
  • It will eventually be possible to shop for specific billable features on desired periods
  • First, we are not a social media, we are a business sharing network, thus meaning we want to develop on the economy's good sides instead of on the social controversy
  • Our honesty, integrity, morality and transparency
    • We won't make you accept privacy intrusion by hiding it's clauses in never ending policies that no one really reads. Expect us to clearly notify you with every transaction of confidential informations
    • We won't sell your informations to third-parties
    • We won't make you believe you need services you really don't
    • We won't make you believe we are the only one able to provide some kind of services
    • We won't alter algorithms to show you what generates us more money
  • The possibility to consult all public informations without registration required
  • The possibility to take part in the developpement by suggesting new functionnalities and telling us what are those already planned in our schedule that are the most important for you
  • Setic.ca is developed by a group of small, regional organisations
  • We won't spend our hardly earned money in useless, superficial, « sugar candy » or « bling-bling » features
  • We won't make use of false, partial, misleading, misanalyzed or implied informations
  • We limit advertisement to subjects from inside our domain
  • We strongly suggest you to look for « Why you should leave Facebook » articles on your favorite web search engine
    • Here is a shortcut for Google's results
  • No, but there is an easy way to acheive the same result
  • Save our homepage as a bookmark on your device's homescreen

Contact us

  • All our contact informations can be found here
  • By text messaging at 581 246-1240
  • On our Facebook page here
  • In person
    • You are invited to schedule an appointment with us, diponibility at our office greatly variates
  • By phone
    • Everyday, from 8am to 5pm GMT-04:00 Toronto at 581 246-1240
  • By email

Account operations

  • By accessing registration form
    • By clicking here
      OR
    • By clicking (login) at right side of the navbar atop of your screen, then on « Register » at top of the frame
  • You must provide a private and independent email (we will use use it to comunicate solely with you)
  • You must indicate your identity (see below)
  • You must accept our Terms and Conditions
  • You will have to confirm your registration
  • While subscribing, at the field « I am », by selecting:"
    • « Your name » if your identity is already created (the organization between boxes is the person's main employment)
      OR
    • « A new person » if you identity is not already created, then by filling « first name » and « last name » fields
  • Once registration process is completed, you will receive a confirmation email at the provided email address. You will have to click on the provided link to activate your account.
  • By clicking here
    OR
  • By clicking (login) at right side of the navbar atop of your screen
  • By clicking here
    OR
  • By hovering (or clicking on mobile) at right side of the navbar atop of your screen, then by clicking (logout)
  • By requesting the sending of a resetting email by:
    • Clicking here
      OR
    • Clicking (login) at right side of the navbar atop of your screen, then on « Click here to reset your password ».
  • By clicking here
    OR
  • By accessing your profile parameters by hovering (or clicking on mobile) at right side of the navbar atop of your screen, then by clicking on « Settings »
    THEN
  • On the « Password » tab. Fill both fields. Don't forget to save your modifications!

Promote an organisation

  • Register your organisation (if not already done) to be visible in our contact directory
  • Indicate precisely the types of your organisation and it's provided services
    • Create new types if those appropriate don't exist (it alows to have a greater precision and to distinguish from competition)
  • It is also possible to comunicate with us to obtain an advertisement space on our homepage
  • By targeting types (of organisation or service) of clients and by using our services as a prospecting tool
  • By telling them about us
  • By sending them a link to our services so that they subscribe to them
  • By adding their identity to our system. Everytime an email address is added, an invitation and publication authorization message is sent to it

Working of the system

  • If you are not logged in
    • Hover (or click on mobile) « LANGUAGES » at right side of the navbar atop of your screen, then select the desired language
  • If you are logged in
    • Access your profile parameters by hovering (or click on mobile) at right side of the navbar atop of your screen, then by clicking on « Settings » and finaly select desired language in the « Language » field. Don't forget to save your modifications!
  • Our services are made up of objects, which are represented by these icons
  • This allows us to:
    • Unify meanings
    • Speed up access to services
    • Reduce language differences
  • An email address
    • When added to our system, a message is automaticaly sent to it in which is a link to prevent it's display
    • If you did not receive this message, you will have to communicate with us
  • Any other information
    • You will have to communicate with us (see the « Contact us » section)
  • That it has not simply be added to our system but is actively participating in it
  • To get your membership, you will have to communicate with us (see the « Contact us » section)
  • By loooking for the associated column in the organisations or persons lists
  • When you see a Member label, it is because the associated organisation or person is a member
  • Website operators review daily new informations and validate them
  • When you see a Valid label, it is because our team validated the associated information
  • When you look for a contact information, belonging to a person or an organisation, think Setic.ca
  • If you don't find an information on Setic.ca, add it when you find it
  • When you add a new information, make sure it has not already been listed

Consultation and addition of informations

  • To ensure informations integrity, only registered users are able to suggest additions
  • It is possible to add informations, but not to edit them
  • It is then possible, for instance, to create a new workplace and tell it's organisation, but not to edit an existing organisation to add a workplace
  • Furthermore, all the informations are subject to the website operators approval (see the « How can I know displayed informations are valid? » question)
  • Consult the list by:
    • Clicking here
    • Using the menu's link: Contact directory Organizations List
    • Accessing directly the .../organisation/list address
    • You will be able to filter by:
      • Name
      • Organisation type
      • Provided service type
      • Validity
  • Add a new one by:
    • Clicking here
    • Using the menu's link: Contact directory Organizations Suggest
    • Accessing directly the .../organisation/create address
    • You will have to provide:
      • The organisation's name
    • You will be able to indicate:
      • The organisation's description and website
      • It's types and provided services
      • It's workplaces
      • It's employees
  • Consult by:
    • The list
      • Clicking here
      • Using the menu's link: Contact directory Workplaces List
      • Accessing directly the .../workplace/list address
    • The map
      • Clicking here
      • Using the menu's link: Contact directory Workplaces Map
      • Accessing directly the .../workplace/map address
    • You will be able to filter by:
      • Owner
      • Organisation type of owner
      • Provided service type of owner
      • Validity
  • Add a new one by:
    • Clicking here
    • Using the menu's link: Contact directory Workplaces Suggest
    • Accessing directly the .../workplace/create address
    • You will have to provide:
      • The workplace's name
      • It's owner
    • You will be able to indicate:
      • The workplace's location (address and coordinates)
      • It's contact informations
      • The employees working there
  • Consult the list by:
    • Clicking here
    • Using the menu's link: Contact directory Persons List
    • Accessing directly the .../person/list address
    • You will be able to filter by:
      • First and last name
      • Employer
      • Work place
      • Validity
  • Add a new one by:
    • Clicking here
    • Using the menu's link: Contact directory Persons Suggest
    • Accessing directly the .../person/create address
    • You will have to provide:
      • The person's first and last name
    • You will be able to indicate:
      • The person's employments
      • The contact informations of it's employments
  • Consult the list by:
    • Clicking here
    • Using the menu's link: Contact directory Employments List
    • Accessing directly the .../employment/list address
    • You will be able to filter by:
      • Employer
      • Employee
      • Work place
      • Validity
  • Add a new one by:
    • Clicking here
    • Using the menu's link: Contact directory Employments Suggest 3:
    • You will have to provide:
      • The employment's employee
      • It's employer
    • You will be able to indicate:
      • The employment's position
      • It's contact informations
      • The employment's start and end dates (if no end date provided, the employment is active)
  • The contactable entity (workplace or employment) owning these informations has to be created beforehand
  • Add a dial number by:
    • Clicking here
    • Using the menu's link: Contact directory Contact informations Suggest
    • Accessing directly the .../dial-number/create address
    • You will have to provide:
      • The number
      • It's description
      • The type (phone or fax)
      • The contactable entity it applies to
  • Add an email address by:
    • Clicking here
    • Using the menu's link: Contact directory Contact informations Suggest
    • Accessing directly the .../email-address/create address
    • You will have to provide:
      • The address
      • It's description
      • The contactable entity it applies to
  • Add an address by:
    • When creating a workplace, clicking « Add » under « Address field
    • You will have to provide:
      • The whole address (idealy under this format: 123, rue Saint-Pierre, Rimouski, Québec, G5L 2M2, Canada)
      • The coordinates
  • Add coordinates by:
    • When creating an address, clicking « Add » under « Coordinates field
    • You will have to provide:
      • The latitude and longitude
    • A map helps you localize visualy the location and removes the need to handle abstract numeric values
      • You can use the search tool to find a location faster
      • Try to place the marker on the most exact location
      • You can try to use « Street view » to help you localize the building, even the door if possible
      • If you can't find the exact location, leave the marker where the search tool places it
      • If the search tool can't find the location, place it in the nearest street
  • Add a type of organisation by:
    • Clicking here
    • Using the menu's link: Contact directory Types and services Suggest
    • Accessing directly the .../classification-category/create address
    • You will have to provide:
      • The name of the type (English or French)
    • You will be able to indicate:
      • The type's parent type
  • Add a type to an organisation:
    • The type of organisation has to be created beforehand
    • Clicking here
    • Using the menu's link: Contact directory Organizations Types and services Suggest
    • Accessing directly the .../service-provider-types/create address
    • You will have to provide:
      • The type
      • The organisation it applies to
  • Add a type of service by:
    • Clicking here
    • Using the menu's link: Contact directory Types and services Suggest
    • Accessing directly the .../classification-category/create address
    • You will have to provide:
      • The name of the type (English or French)
    • You will be able to indicate:
      • The type's parent type
  • Add a provided service by organisation:
    • The type of service has to be created beforehand
    • Clicking here
    • Using the menu's link: Contact directory Organizations Types and services Suggest
    • Accessing directly the .../provided-service/create address
    • You will have to provide:
      • The type of service
      • The organisation providing it