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Corporate Exits

March 20, 2015 10:00 am Published by Comments Off on Corporate Exits

In 2012, Value Walk shared an infographic that listed the top five reasons people quit their jobs. According to the reading, employees leave their jobs because there are unclear expectations... View Article


Reawaken Enthusiasm in Your Workplace

March 4, 2015 10:00 am Published by Comments Off on Reawaken Enthusiasm in Your Workplace

What hiring practice could give your small business the edge over other companies? Some employers say that it would be hiring an individual with a developmental disability. Dr. John Kregel of... View Article


Calculating Your Gross Profit Margin

February 27, 2015 10:00 am Published by Comments Off on Calculating Your Gross Profit Margin

Finance & Operations Tactics Business owners don’t need to be CPAs to keep their companies in the black, but they do need to know some basics. Among these is knowing... View Article


More Than a Cup of Coffee

February 23, 2015 10:00 am Published by Comments Off on More Than a Cup of Coffee

The region recently received a caffeine jolt in the form of a casual gathering of entrepreneurs, business owners and community members. The local program, called Cup of Joe, drew 60... View Article


Benefits Poverty Reduction Brings to the Local Business Community

February 17, 2015 5:11 pm Published by Comments Off on Benefits Poverty Reduction Brings to the Local Business Community

In 1964 President Lyndon Baines Johnson officially declared war on poverty. Since then the country has worked toward the goal of eliminating poverty. While eradicating poverty completely may be unattainable,... View Article


The Benefits of Shopping Local

January 16, 2015 9:00 am Published by Comments Off on The Benefits of Shopping Local

During the holidays, shopping online had an almost irresistible lure. You could shop from the comfort of your couch, read reviews to find out how satisfied previous customers are and... View Article


Delegate Now

December 29, 2014 11:30 am Published by Comments Off on Delegate Now

“If you want something done right, do it yourself.” You’re familiar with quote and the logic behind it. As a business owner or manager, it is less risky to handle... View Article


The Social Media Today’s Social Shake-Up

November 19, 2014 7:27 am Published by Comments Off on The Social Media Today’s Social Shake-Up

The Social Shake-Up conference, provides marketing professionals with new insight and information about the ways that social media is impacting the business world. Social media is changing the way that... View Article