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A 75-year history of how Americans spend their money

Consumers are the foundation of the U.S. economy, and how they choose to spend their money is a telling indicator of the overall American economic story. CHRIS SALAMONE The above chart from HowMuch.net, a cost information site, plots data from … Continue reading

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Making America great again

What exactly will it take, for President Elect Trump to… “Make America Great Again’? America was only great when the government was limited to the provisions as set forth by our Constitution, and “We The People” had the power over … Continue reading

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Helping Your Employees Achieve Their Goals

Employees want to know what’s expected of them and what “success” looks like. Are you telling them? Goal-setting is crucial to business growth and employee development. However, many employers fail at helping their staff create meaningful goals. Employees want to … Continue reading

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Things Smart Leaders Are Doing To Make 2017 Crisis-Free

2016 has seen its fair share of organizational crises. From Wells Fargo to Samsung’s Galaxy Note 7, to Whole Foods Market, the Cincinnati Zoo, Dyn Inc. – and the list goes on. Some of these organizations managed their crises exceptionally … Continue reading

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7 Things No One Told Me About Being an Entrepreneur

  Many people become entrepreneurs because they want to take charge of their financial future and enjoy the freedom entrepreneurship can provide. While the allure of entrepreneurship is strong, there are some realities you should be aware of before you decide to … Continue reading

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Be a Partner? To our Employees?

Most business professionals would rather “partner with” their customer than be just another vendor. Why is pretty obvious. We want a professional relationship with our client. As a Partner: We become a trusted Adviser Confidence in us grows ever stronger … Continue reading

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Ways to Lead A Team When You’re Not The Boss

  Kill the elephant in the room Nothing frustrates coworkers more than having their core area of expertise ignored, says Carbin. “Don’t try to convince someone that you have skills that you don’t have because people will sniff that out … Continue reading

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