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Workforce Wellness | A Changing Philosophy: Dr. Joseph Mignogna

Business, Profiles

The title of Yvon Chouinard’s memoir “Let My People Go Surfing,” refers to his unique and highly successful philosophy institutionalized at Patagonia, his outdoor products company. With a company culture that is committed to sustainable environmental practices, Patagonia also encourages their employees to take a break and be active, preferably outdoors.

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Leadership | Courage: Jeff Piersall

Development, Leadership

History pivots on certain critical actions, like when Rosa Parks refused to move to the back of the bus in Montgomery, Alabama in 1955. United States Attorney General Ramsey Clark said of her, “If Rosa Parks had not refused to move to the back of the bus, you and I might never have heard of Dr. Martin Luther King.” By sitting down, she stood for all her people.

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Health Insurance | Group Health Insurance: Brian McNulty

Leadership, Management, Money

In today’s rapidly changing health insurance environment, many employers are exploring the possibility of moving to an Alternative Funding (or partially self-funded) option. While there has been significant change in the health insurance arena in the past few years – one thing remains the same in most cases – costs continue to rise.

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Retirement Transition for Baby Boomers


Creating Your Vision Every day, it is estimated that 10,000 Americans turn 65. This vast increase of the retiree population will make our retirement vastly different from our parents’ experience. As a result, a well-planned retirement transition becomes critical. Retirement…

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The Changing Face of Long-Term Care Insurance


Taking the Good With the Bad Managing your record keeping system can be confusing. It is difficult to know what records to keep and for how long. We receive so much information that if we keep everything, the storage and…

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Finding the Extraordinary Fit


Veterans Help Solve Staffing Problems You can’t get a good job without experience and you can’t get experience without a good job. That’s an old adage that is more valid today than ever, and one that has hiring executives really…

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To Sell or Not to Sell?


Revisiting Your Investment Property Goals  As an owner of investment commercial real estate today, you may be wondering about the question above. We are constantly bombarded with economic stories on REO properties, quantitative easing, fed funds rates, debt ceilings, cap…