Archive of: Business Advice

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Ask HR: What to do when a promotion goes awry March 7 2014

Ask HR: What to do when a promotion goes awry

There are hazards in picking the wrong person or mismanaging the changeover

Revisiting the myth of tax deferral March 7 2014

Revisiting the myth of tax deferral

Tax efficiencies should be an integral part of any sound investment plan

February 21 2014

ESOPs: a tax-efficient way to reward employees and provide liquidity for shareholders

ESOPs are a path to personal and business security that deserve your serious consideration

6 things 2013 should have taught us about the financial markets, but didn’t February 21 2014

6 things 2013 should have taught us about the financial markets, but didn’t

It’s buyer beware, as the bull market turns 5

Transparency and the financial advisor February 7 2014

Transparency and the financial advisor

Any professional who doesn’t tell clients how they make their money isn’t being fully transparent

Up-front contracts: power in mutual respect February 7 2014

Up-front contracts: power in mutual respect

Four questions to ask of an up-front contract, which essentially set the ground rules for any new business appointment

Are you working all those hours because you have to? February 7 2014

Are you working all those hours because you have to?

It’s a lot easier when your people know what they’re doing and you don’t have to keep giving them instructions

Best practices for using payroll debit cards January 24 2014

Best practices for using payroll debit cards

They carry unintended consequences for both employers and employees

What to do when your personal life affects your job January 24 2014

What to do when your personal life affects your job

When we’re in the middle of a crisis, we tend to think everyone is thinking about us and our problems. Fortunately this is almost never true

January 24 2014

Navigating the complexities of valuing a business

Choosing the wrong approach could dramatically impact your company