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Snapshots and Seasons

A comprehensive list outlining different types of financial statements can make James Joyce’s Ulysses seem like an easy summer beach read, by comparison. Needless to...

Porous Borders: A Source of Creative Energy

I was listening to my favorite radio station using an app on my smartphone, streaming it through a Bluetooth connection to my car speakers....

What’s the Difference?

What’s the difference between financial accounting and management accounting? I recently caught myself taking the position that there should be no difference. And I must...

Regulation “A+” and Venture Capital Financing

In 2012, Congress passed the JOBS Act with the intent of making it easier for start-ups and smaller companies to raise capital. At the time,...

How Much Does it Cost to Build an App?

Software is eating the world and apps are a significant part of the disruption happening. In the next 10 years, every industry and manner...

Job Descriptions are the New Black

Even if you think HR is exciting, job descriptions have never been described as sexy or exotic! However, especially in 2015, well-written, accurate job...

Your Actions Are So Loud I Can’t Hear What You’re Saying

As the director of a marketing firm, I have the opportunity to meet with business leaders on a daily basis.  Most of these folks...

Job Descriptions are the New Black

This week, top designers met in Paris and New York for Fashion Week - a chance to tell the rest of us which colors...

Why Tech Matters Today

A friend recently asked, “if you could choose to be born into any time period in history, what would it be”.  The group of...

Branding 101: You are More Than Your Logo

There are a ton of great companies in the Upstate.  However, there are much fewer recognizable brands.  Branding is one of the most important...