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Dave DeWalt and FireEye create a new model to battle cybercrime

​Dave DeWalt would rather fight than switch. The ballyhooed security industry leader could have gone out on top after resuscitating […]

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TriNet Group Inc.TriNet CEO Burton Goldfield made it his mission to help companies grow and...

When Burton Goldfield was named CEO of TriNet Group Inc. in 2008, the HR outsourcing company was already successful in helping small businesses in Silicon Valley grow. But he had a much grander vision in mind.

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EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ 2014 Northern California Awards

Since 1986, EY has celebrated the entrepreneurial spirit of men and women who have followed and achieved their dreams, changing […]

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Jelly Belly Candy Co.Bob Simpson ensures Jelly Belly always does right by its product line

The Jelly Belly Candy Co.’s roots go back to Gustav Goelitz opening a candy business in 1869 in Belleville, Illinois — but the introduction of the company’s namesake candy in 1976 was what really put the business on the map. Today the beans represent 85 percent of sales, according to President and COO Bob Simpson.

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What the AICPA’s new SOC 2 guidelines mean to your organization

Just three years into SOC 2 reporting, the AICPA has made a comprehensive effort to improve SOC 2 reporting standards. Why?

Reasonable accommodations: Interaction with and providing leaves of absence to a disabled employee 

When an employee requests a leave of absence because of a disability, employers have two separate duties: 1) interact with the employee; and 2) provide a defined period of leave so the employee can obtain treatment and recover, as a reasonable accommodation. But if that employee seeks ongoing, or more successive weeks off from work, […]

How to shift from saving to taking income for your retirement

Retirement planning means saving early and often while developing a balanced and diversified portfolio. Once you are within three to five years of retirement, however, reality sets in that your paycheck must be replaced.

Potential new ACA filing requirements could strain HR bandwidth

Why the Affordable Care Act could lead to changes in the way you handle HR operations.

What your business can do to keep from becoming a victim of fraud

It's a tough battle to fight, but there are steps you can take to protect your business from fraudulent activity.