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Making workers mobile, more productive

Making workers mobile, more productive

Embracing mobility is key if you want your people to do creative work from the location of their choosing. And there are solid bottom-line reasons for doing so. New research…

Are you really spending your time wisely?

Several years ago I was helping a CEO and his management team create a succession plan for their family business. In one session, the CEO shared a concern with his…

Three steps to making a safer workplace

Three steps to making a safer workplace

Mitigating the frequency and severity of workplace injuries is tough. Let’s face it, you could invest every spare dollar you have back into your safety program, but at the end…

Federal regulations: reform on the horizon?

Federal regulations: reform on the horizon?

On Feb. 24, President Trump issued an executive order, Enforcing the Regulatory Reform Agenda, which calls for each federal agency to develop a regulatory reform task force within 90 days to…

Top 5 IT issues for growing businesses

Top 5 IT issues for growing businesses

When it comes to technology, most business owners and managers just want things to work. With everything else there is to manage with a growing business, IT is usually left…

First aid expenses’ effect on workers’ comp

First aid expenses’ effect on workers’ comp

If you are a business owner and required to purchase workers’ comp insurance, then you might know a thing or two about experience modifications. If not, it’s important to know…

How to stop using PowerPoint as a crutch

How to stop using PowerPoint as a crutch

I can guarantee that as you’re reading this, someone somewhere in this world is falling asleep to a PowerPoint presentation. There are thousands of business presentations a day throughout the…

Gorsuch’s possible impact on employers

Gorsuch’s possible impact on employers

Shortly after taking office, President Donald Trump nominated a potential successor, Judge Neil M. Gorsuch, to fill the vacant U.S. Supreme Court seat. Judge Gorsuch currently sits on the U.S.…

10 things that could trigger an IRS audit

10 things that could trigger an IRS audit

Good news. You’re getting a small extension on your federal and state tax deadline this year. Instead of April 15, the due date is Tuesday, April 18. The 15th is…

What are you prepared to do for success?

What are you prepared to do for success?

Recently I was watching the movie, “The Untouchables,” and there is a scene where Elliot Ness is frustrated because he is being outplayed by Al Capone. He is unable to…

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