May 22

What Makes a Great Retirement Plan for Small Business Owners

Before you can start building the framework as to what would make a great retirement plan for small business owners, the executive or ownership groups need to consider why they want a great retirement plan for their employees. Four out of five employers report that their employees’ personal financial issues are impacting their job performance […]

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Jan 16

Start Your 2018 Tax Planning Now

As anyone could imagine, the hottest topic in wealth planning right now is trying to decipher the impacts of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act Of 2017.  I am currently working on a summary of the tax legislation which I will publish later this month.  But for now, I think that it is prudent to […]

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Dec 19

Investing in the Middle

Below is a very relevant Ted talk for this time of year which features a friend of mine Bill Kieffer.  Bill is someone who had a very successful military career and was able to transition that success into the business world specifically in Human Resources. While many people will be taking take time off over the next few […]

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Dec 03

Is It Worth Amazon Coming to Your City?

Seems like I have been writing something about Amazon every week.  Living in Metro Detroit, this one hits a little more home for me as Detroit is one of the cities who are currently trying to lure Amazon to build their 2nd headquarters.  While there are obviously lots of benefits to having a titan of […]

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Nov 27

Why Should Amazon Buy Another Retailer?

As we head into the busiest shopping season of the year, be prepared for more and more of why Amazon should buy this company or that company. While just about anyone could build a case for why Amazon should buy up cheap retail companies such as Kohl’s, I think that the analysis in this piece […]

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