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More Than Mystery Shopping (Barry Goldberg On Leadership)

More Than Mystery Shopping (Barry Goldberg On Leadership)
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It is always surprising to me how some of the most common processes in a business can be like a flashing neon sign about major issues in the organization's culture, structure and execution that are unrecognized and unaddressed.


Health Network Saved Its Members $14.7M in 2018

Health Network Saved Its Members $14.7M in 2018

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Arkansas Health Network of Little Rock saved the organizations it works with more than $14.7 million in 2018, the latest figure available. read more >

Pleasant Valley Nursing & Rehab Rebrands

Pleasant Valley Nursing & Rehab Rebrands

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Pleasant Valley Nursing and Rehabilitation, a senior care community offering long-term care and short-term rehabilitation services, announced Monday that it has rebranded to Encore Healthcare and Rehabilitation at West Little Rock. read more >

Metroplan Report: Fintech Helping Region Grow

Metroplan Report: Fintech Helping Region Grow

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Amid modest overall job growth, the central Arkansas region's financial sector grew jobs at nearly twice the U.S. average from 2017 to 2019, according to Metroplan's 2019 Economic Review and Outlook report released Wednesday. read more >

The Year in Executive Q&A: 2019

The Year in Executive Q&A: 2019

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We approached executives from businesses large and small, nonprofits and even government agencies, and asked them to answer questions about their organizations, their industries and themselves. read more >

In the Workplace 2020: Succession Planning: Avoiding Pitfalls

In the Workplace 2020: Succession Planning: Avoiding Pitfalls

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Succession planning necessitates talking to current key employees about their retirement plans. Planning how you will approach these conversations can help you avoid claims of age bias. Remember, there is no mandatory retirement age (with very few exceptions). read more >

In the Workplace 2020: New Federal Overtime Rules Effective Jan. 1

In the Workplace 2020: New Federal Overtime Rules Effective Jan. 1

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The U.S. Department of Labor estimates that its new overtime rules, which go into effect Jan. 1, will make an additional 1.3 million American workers eligible for overtime wages under the Fair Labor Standards Act. read more >

Arkansas Year In Review: Notable Deaths in 2019

Arkansas Year In Review: Notable Deaths in 2019

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A brilliant sportswriter, a beloved PR executive, a founder of one of Arkansas' pre-eminent architecture firms, a giant in the field of construction, the creator of “The Fishin' Hole,” a civil rights icon and a pioneering scientist were just a few of the notable Arkansans who died in 2019. read more >

Christmas by the Numbers

Christmas by the Numbers

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Facts and figures which are present behind the economy of the holiday season. read more >

Good People Of Business (Editorial)

Good People Of Business (Editorial)

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May this time of the rolling year be a comfort to you, and may we all remember the business poor Marley forgot: charity, mercy, forbearance and benevolence read more >