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The Human Capital Quandary

Jose Costa | Posted 03.14.2016 | Business
Jose Costa

Imagine an aspect of your business model, be it a product, material, or piece of the supply chain so directly correlated with your success that withou...

8 Tips to Control Your Staffing Costs

David Finkel | Posted 07.22.2015 | Business
David Finkel

Most service and administrative departments can be cut by 1 in 4 with no impact on quality of work. Many can handle 1 in 3 cut with no significant negative impact. Remember, work expands to fill the time, and not all this expanded work creates value.

Treat People as You Want to Be Treated

Dr. Roger H. Hull | Posted 06.30.2015 | Education
Dr. Roger H. Hull

A leader of a college or university (or any non-profit, for that matter) should do what one can for those who work at the institution. One thing one can do at no cost is simply to be appreciative of hard work and to thank people for their work. Doing so goes a long way, a very long way.

Rosemary Farina - Creating a Signature for Success

Stacey Alcorn | Posted 06.15.2015 | Business
Stacey Alcorn

Isn't it true that often times the best things come in small packages? So it is true with empires too. I recently had the opportunity to meet with a powerhouse entrepreneur who has built a massive employment staffing empire by keeping it small.

Never Miss a Deadline

Steve Mariotti | Posted 02.03.2014 | Business
Steve Mariotti

Leslie Firtell, founder and CEO of Tower Legal Solutions, was forced to test her pet project, disaster preparedness, when Sandy hit New York. With a c...

Staffing for Strategy Development

Michele Masterfano | Posted 01.23.2014 | Business
Michele Masterfano

Large corporations have strategic planning organizations; smaller companies rely on the senior management team or the owner to do the strategic planning. The development of a strategic plan requires both analytical ability and therefore should not be staffed entirely by financial experts, which happens in many companies.

5 Things You Can Do When Looking for a Job in Hawaii

Brandon Suyeoka | Posted 11.13.2013 | Hawaii
Brandon Suyeoka

Whether you're a Hawaii resident or looking to move to Hawaii, here are 5 simple steps that can help you open the door to a new job opportunity.

Oh the Mistakes That I Made and How Beneficial They Were

Ed Graziano | Posted 10.22.2013 | Business
Ed Graziano

While I am fortunate to own a business I enjoy, have great clients and a fantastic team, I owe much of my success to the many misjudgments, miscalculations and plain stupid decisions that I have made over 26 years in business. Fortunately each mistake has led to a "aha!" moment.

Foreclosures: Why The New York Times Is Wrong

Peter G. Miller | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Peter G. Miller

The latest stumble in the foreclosure mess -- and probably not the last -- has been the revelation that huge numbers of sworn affidavits have been i...