Business Owners

5 Tips for Managing an Employee Handbook

For most businesses, an employee handbook is just another requirement from HR. Often, it can be a forgotten book of policies rarely referenced by the company. However, it can be so much more for your business. Karen Young, President of HR Resolutions in Harrisburg shares 5 important tips for managing an employee handbook.

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5 Common Marketing Mistakes that Business Owners Make

When you consider all of the possible combinations of marketing activities, there are thousands of ways to get the word out about your business. But which ones are the right ones – and which ones should you avoid? In this, our first installment of the Business Enhancement Series, Maureen Williams of Monarch Media Solutions talks

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The 3 Levels that Determine Your Retirement Values

Why are values so powerful? Because they are one of the core motivations for everything we do in our lives. They have a profound impact on every important decision we make, from what we choose to do for a living to whom we marry to how we spend our free time—in short, who we are

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The Importance of Family Governance

Keeping Family Wealth and Relationships in Good Shape The old saying “Shirtsleeves to shirtsleeves in three generations” means family wealth that’s built by the first generation is eroded or even destroyed by the third generation, which squanders the assets it inherits through reckless spending, poor investment decisions and other mistakes.

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Tis the Season of Giving – How to Contribute The Tax-Wise Way!

Charitable Giving, the Tax-Wise Way Americans—especially the affluent—are some of the most charitable people in the world. Chances are, you use some of your wealth to support favorite causes or organizations that are important to you. But those contributions may not be having as big an impact as they could—and it’s possible you’re missing out

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Top 3 Qualities That Every Successful CEO Should Have

“What makes a great leader?” How would you answer that question? As owner/CEO of your company, it’s important that you know how to answer this question. Naturally, you want success for your business; and that success starts with you. No matter how phenomenal your team is or how many business meetings you manage to land

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5 Tips For A Better Work-Life Balance For Entrepreneurs

When starting your own business, maintaining a balance between work and your social life may seem close to impossible. Becoming a workaholic when beginning the process of entrepreneurship is inevitable. Keep reading to learn five tips for entrepreneurs looking to maintain a social life while starting their own business!

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Are Changes Ahead for Retirement Accounts?

A bill now in Congress proposes to alter some longstanding rules. Most Americans are not saving enough for retirement, despite ongoing encouragement to do so (and recurring warnings about what may happen if they do not). This year, lawmakers are also addressing this problem, with a bill proposing big changes to IRAs and workplace retirement

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