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Must Read Book!

Zig Ziglar is the man when it comes to sales and life. This is a good quick read and could be the best 10 bucks you ever spent…..Selling 101: What Every Successful Sales Professional Needs to Know

I want to encourage you to learn something new every day….. Remember you are either green and growing or ripe and rotting……..

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What HR Managers Want and Need!

What HR Managers Need & Want! This is the first part in a three part series highlighting the needs in the workplace.

Controlling Health Care Premiums

Now more than ever we have to be looking for solutions in controlling the cost of Heath Care cost. Check out the video below.

Introducing Video!

New Tax Credit??

Obama says that it is time to put Americans back to work…. I agree, but what is the best way to do that? For all of us in the business world is how? Obama says that the way to do that is to give a tax credit of $5,000 to small business owners that hire new employees on 2010. That is a novel idea but a $5,000 credit will not pay the new salary, benefits and taxes associated with that new hire. The fact of the matter is that the public’s credit is tapped. A lot of the growth that we have seen in the past years has come from the use of credit cards and now with consumers being tapped out who is going to spend money to increase the bottom line of our businesses. The simple fact is that we staff based on need and in the small business world we a lot of times are forced to be reactive versus proactive. This also makes me think of a couple other questions….

1) How large will your small business have to be to “earn” this tax credit?

2) How will we as taxpayers pay for this tax credit?

The only answer that makes sense to me in solving this economic issue is to simply put the money back in the hands of the taxpayer and let them decide how to spend it; then capitalism will do its job! As people spend more money then we will staff according to the need!