Whether you simply want to better understand what your CFO/controller is doing or you’re actually handling your company’s accounting yourself, knowing how to effectively analyze your business expenses is a valuable skill to have. This step-by-step plan breaks down the basics of expense analysis.
In today’s business climate, there’s less of a focus on loyalty—on both sides of the employment relationship. But is loyalty really an important trait to look for in employees? This article discusses modern employee views on loyalty and how it can affect your business.
With the economy still in rough shape, business owners should be well aware of the different options they have when it comes to insurance protection. The following article explains the different types of insurance available and how to select the policies that are right for your specific situation.
When it comes to predicting and preventing future problems, studies show that many business owners have an unrealistic sense of optimism. This article identifies four common factors that lead to this false notion of security and lays out methods for more realistic and effective risk management.
When businesses attempt to implement new technology, reports show that roughly one out of every three IT projects fail due to high-cost variance and missed deadlines. Learn how to make your company’s next big IT project succeed by improving your business’ resource management.
As a manager, you are charged with the challenging task of managing other people while simultaneously managing yourself. Despite the inherently difficult and often-frustrating nature of such a job, there are several quick and easy ways to make your management duties less burdensome.
Even in today’s sluggish economy, where we have unprecedented high unemployment, we have a work force that is unsatisfied with their current employment. Given this, it’s more than likely that when the economy does improve we’ll see a flood of people leaving us, unless we can determine why they want to leave and then do something about it.