Writing an Employee Handbook

Writing an Employee Handbook

An organization’s most important asset is its people, right? So it follows that you’ve finally, really made it as a company when someone mentions that you should probably put together an employee handbook. Sure, an employee handbook might convey the message that your...
Five Small Business Trends to Watch

Five Small Business Trends to Watch

Not every business is feeling it yet – hopefully, yours is – but by most measures the Great Recession, which started in mid-2008, appears to finally have run its course. Certainly the recovery, with annual growth in the economy sputtering along at around two percent,...
Five Great Business Movies

Five Great Business Movies

Hollywood seldom does any favors for corporate America. Captains of industry are generally portrayed as evil (Casino, 1997), greedy (Wall Street, 1988), or both (There Will Be Blood, 2007). Perhaps the Steve Jobs biopic, Jobs, opening this month, will send a better...