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Men vs. Women – Who makes a better leader?

In 2012, women held just 3.8% of Chief Executive Officer positions in Fortune 500 companies, and 90 out of 535 seats in US Congress. Much has been written about why women are so severely underrepresented in senior leadership – from poor childcare provisions to institutional bias. According to this article from Forbes, one thing researchers… read more

The potential financial pitfalls and profits of collecting

Many collectibles have seen run-ups in value that might make you think you’re missing out on a sure bet, according to a recent article from Kiplinger’s. For example, over the past ten years collectible cars have appreciated more than 450%, and fine art is up nearly 200%, according to the Knight Frank Luxury Investment Index…. read more

Wall Street maxims – truth or not?

Wall Street lore is filled with proverbs that purport to be sound rules for investing your money. But how true are these truisms? Kiplinger’s put together this fun quiz to help investors test their investment knowledge. Here are ten investing maxims often quoted by market analysts, traders and investors. Take this quick quiz to see… read more

Employee benefits – the secret weapon in the talent war

When it comes to offering benefits to employees, small-business owners don’t have the leverage that large companies do. But there is a long laundry list of benefits that small-business owners can use to attract and retain employees, according to experts at a recent MarketWatch panel discussion in San Francisco, all of whom count many small-business… read more

How to make your summer vacation tax deductible

So let’s talk about this upcoming summer. How do you turn your dream vacation into an honest-to-goodness tax deduction? It can be done but it’s important to understand the rules. Here are some tips to help you mix business and pleasure this summer.