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Paying Attention to Women Pays Off

Business, Development

Women impact financial results.  According to a 2004 study by Catalyst, a women’s research and advisory organization, Fortune 500 companies with the highest percentages of women corporate officers saw, on average, 35{099636d13cf70efd8d812c6f6a5a855fb6f8f27f35bea282d2df1d5ae896e2c2} higher return on equity and a 34{099636d13cf70efd8d812c6f6a5a855fb6f8f27f35bea282d2df1d5ae896e2c2} higher…

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Health Care Reform

Business, Management

It Starts With You Trying to separate fact from fiction when it comes to health care reform can feel like a full-time job.  President Obama’s health care plan continues to spark heated debate, but while politicians point fingers and Americans…

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Finding Your Target in 2010

Business, Leadership

Goal Setting is the First Step toward Success What will 2010 bring?  Will you determine your success or will distractions – e.g. the economy, competition, healthcare, Afghanistan, or life in general – determine your destination?  You are either driving toward…

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An Ounce of Prevention

Business, Development

My job is helping people resolve disputes.  Sometimes I work as an advocate for one side, sometimes as a neutral mediator helping people find their own solutions and sometimes as an arbitrator making decisions for them. My observation is that…

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Brevard Workforce: A Fresh Start

Business, Development

New Services, Programs Define Organization Brevard Workforce Development Board is known to different people in different ways.  The historical approach of separate brands for our various audiences worked fairly successfully for many years under Brevard Job Link, but our services…

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The Global Warming Debate

Business, Development

Periodically, there is a barrage of e-mail in my inbox questioning the science that suggests global warming is occurring.  When such an e-mail deluge strikes I embrace my ability to think critically.  My thoughts go like this: The concern with…

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