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7 leadership tips to set into play some best practices

Being in charge sometimes can be exhilarating and sometimes terrifying. A little advice can go a long way toward finding an even keel to guide your vessel.

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EY Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2015 Midwest

Ernst & Young 2015 Entrepreneur Of The Year For these game changers, vision is only the beginning EY has long […]

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MBX SystemsTom Crowley has always followed his heart, whether it was his band or his business...

See how he built a company that has revolutionized the server appliance industry.

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Ingredion Inc.Ilene S. Gordon has made Ingredion a name to know in the ingredient solutions...

Why listening played a big part in the company's transformation

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What to consider when looking at the benefits of a cost segregation study

A cost segregation study is the process of identifying fixed assets and their costs and classifying these assets and costs to maximize federal income tax depreciation deductions. It involves reclassifying some of a building’s costs, presumed to be subject to a 39-year cost recovery life, into shorter personal property or land improvements, now with a […]

How using forensic investigative tools can detect fraud during an acquisition

Many companies undertake an acquisition using only a financial due diligence process. However, for a greater chance of detecting potential misrepresentations, companies need to incorporate forensic investigative tools into their standard due diligence process. Forensic techniques will help point out and isolate areas of potential fraud as well as any irregular or suspicious activity. Forensic […]

How the sale value of a business is properly determined

Learning what your organization is really worth can bring dividends

Keeping a close eye on operations will help avoid surprises

Organizational monitoring is not just about protecting a company from fraud. Monitoring systems can help ensure quality, that customer needs are being met and that the company is doing everything else that is necessary to achieve its goals.

The ins and outs of what to expect from equipment appraisals

At a certain point in time, almost every business owner will be faced with the question: What is your machinery/equipment really worth? Book value is rarely an accurate representation of what the equipment is really worth. More importantly, inquirers want to know the real value, which is accurate and can be substantiated. Knowing what to expect during an equipment appraisal process can help business owners be more prepared.