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December 6, 2022

Low Morale Can Destroy a Company

Elon Musk recently bought Twitter for $44 billion. Now, he could afford it, but that is not the issue.  Within a couple of weeks, he reduced employment by nearly three-quarters. Of that number, half were immediately fired, and the other 25% quit fearing they would be fired. Those left are shaking in their boots, as no one knows how many more are still marked for […]

November 29, 2022

Business Planning is Becoming More Challenging

The final month of 2022 is a good time to start assessing how your year went. You also need to ask yourself what you want to do more next year and what should be avoided. As the economy changes, it is more important than ever to look at how your business is doing. Inflation this year is going to affect a lot of companies’ bottom […]

November 15, 2022

Sometimes it’s all in the Paperwork

I was recently talking with a customer who is involved in a legal matter concerning a job that was done several years ago. One of the issues that came up was the information that was available to the building owner and their maintenance department on how to care for and maintain the product. Over the years, I have seen how not following up after a […]

November 8, 2022

New York City Wage Law Protects Workers

New York City’s new wage law will have a very positive effect on employees being paid fairly within an organization. It will then roll across the country, and I think that is great! Here’s a simplified understanding of the law. Employers must show the wages of all employees within a work group. For instance, you have three secretaries in your office. They are paid $22/hr., […]

November 1, 2022

The Glass Show is Over, Now What?

GlassBuild America 2022 was well attended by exhibitors and guests. There was a lot of machinery on the floor and many new exhibitors. There also seemed to be more software companies than in years past as more businesses look to automate quoting, fabricating, estimating and scheduling. Now that the show is over, it’s time to get back to work. Follow Up As an exhibitor, you […]