New employee orientation is one of the most important of all human resources transactions. "You never get a second chance to make a first impression," is a saying that really applies to orienting or onboarding new employees. Obviously,...
It's that time of year when everyone is out shopping accounting services. While most of us would like all new business opportunities to be referrals where we're the only person or firm competing for the business, the reality is that happen as much as any of us would like....
"Change is the only constant in life." – Heraclitus of Ephesus, Greek Philosopher The complexities of technology, business and modern life make those words — originally spoken more than 2,000 years ago — even more relevant and timely today. One of the...
As leaders and influencers of future generations, women must actively fight the gender gap. And men should help in this battle, too. And for the women of the future to thrive, women today need to start thriving ourselves. Here are nine ways women can become industry influencers.
The financial industry has a woman problem, says Alexandra Lebenthal, CEO and president of the wealth management firm Lebenthal Holdings, and it's about to get bigger, as women manage more wealth. "There's always been a disconnect with how to reach out to female investors,"...
Two Silicon Valley giants now offer women a game-changing perk: Apple and Facebook will pay for employees to freeze their eggs. Facebook recently began covering egg freezing, and Apple will start in January, spokespeople for the companies told NBC News. The firms appear...
Don't ask for a raise. Keeping quiet will give you "superpowers" that will translate into employer trust and other "good karma" that will eventually come back around to your purse. Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella was widely derided for his foot-in-mouth statement at an event...
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