“Big doin’s.” That’s what my grandma would say anytime there was something exciting happening.
You can find it in every work environment, but most of us don’t see it.
In regard to markets today there are three real-time events that have occurred in the past two months that have risks and unknowns tied to them.
It’s easy to forget, especially if you live there, that the Madison area has a lot going on when it comes to competing in the knowledge-based economy.
In the Jammal case, the court found that, under ERISA, the agents were employees, and had been misclassified as independent contractors.
We can’t achieve greater diversity and inclusion without solving the underlying root problem.
I’m definitely a creature of habit. I ride my bike — on the exact same route — every Saturday and Sunday.
I believe it is fair to say that most of us, by the time we have been out in the real world of life and work, have encountered bumps in the road.
Have you ever heard of Shark Tank? I’m not talking about diving deep into the ocean to watch sharks lurk about from behind bars. The ABC television show broadcasts businessmen and women looking to gain investments in their homegrown products and services.
I was fortunate enough to run into Green Bay Packer legend Donald Driver at the LaGuardia airport in New York City last week.
After much anticipation and speculation, the final regulations changing the salary basis test for determining exemption status have arrived. Among other changes, the final regulations have more than doubled the amount that employees must minimally be paid in order to be considered exempt. This is no small matter, as it is anticipated that millions of currently exempt employees will be affected.
This isn’t about film; it’s about filth.
Walking down memory lane, I was thinking about a family birthday celebration where our grandson told us how he spent his 14th birthday some years ago.
There is a noteworthy project going on right now to celebrate and, more importantly, learn from the 14-year term of Governor Tommy G. Thompson.
When it comes to managing data security, many in business hit a flat note.
Hillary Clinton recently created a stir among her critics by suggesting the future is female, and while she didn’t mention a particular realm, in the short term she might be more accurate about the business world than about politics.
I work with many different types of family businesses and family dynamics in this line of work. One specific client has been on my mind this week, wondering whether they’ve gotten traction on a key recommendation we provided.