Archive of: Advice

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Data-based decision-making gone awry April 5 2013

Data-based decision-making gone awry

The Yahoo case shows it’s vitally important to ensure you’re reviewing the right information before making a decision

The nonprofit sector’s role in N.H.’s economy April 5 2013

The nonprofit sector’s role in N.H.’s economy

Nonprofits employ one out of seven workers in New Hampshire and generate over $9 billion toward the state’s GDP

The sex appeal of the minivan April 5 2013

The sex appeal of the minivan

Digesting the concept that it’s time for a minivan can be a shock for any grownup

How Wall Street keeps its finger in the D.C. pie April 5 2013

How Wall Street keeps its finger in the D.C. pie

In the litany of oxymorons, no more ironic one exists than Wall Street integrity’

What kind of walls exist at your business? March 22 2013

What kind of walls exist at your business?

Whether physical or policy barriers, the result is a feeling of disconnection

Washington's troublesome revolving door March 22 2013

Washington's troublesome revolving door

Here’s the real reason that anger with government is justified

March 22 2013

Independent agents confront the market’s challenges

Independent agencies are learning to adapt to competition from direct writers

March 22 2013

Honesty is the best employee policy

Written policies make it clear that acts of dishonesty will not be tolerated by the employer

Do you have what it takes to be a good leader? March 22 2013

Do you have what it takes to be a good leader?

This checklist highlights the characteristics of effective and sustainable leadership

How Washington and Italy can damper optimism March 8 2013

How Washington and Italy can damper optimism

Ineptitude and fear of instability combine for disheartening economic news