To know us is to know we like our strong women and we love to read!! Michelle Obama’s new memoir Becoming came out this week and we wanted to make sure you were aware of it. Through the new memoir she talks about living a life filled with meaning and accomplishment. She shares her experience […]
STOCKS UP FOR SECOND WEEK IN A ROW WITH MID-TERM ELECTION SPIKE AS THE FEDERAL RESERVE STANDS STILL The DJIA rose 2.8% this week on the back of a 545–point gain the day after the midterm elections were over, but then pulled back a little on Friday after investors read the latest policy statement from […]
November is… National Long-term Care Awareness Month Epilepsy Awareness Month Family Stories Month Lung Cancer Awareness Month Movember / NoSHAVEmber National Alzheimer’s Disease Month National Diabetes Month Vegan Month Heritage and History Native American Heritage Month
STOCKS REBOUND AS EARNINGS SEASON WRAPS UP AND UNEMPLOYMENT STAYS AT 50-YEAR LOW The major U.S stock markets gave investors a solid rebound this week, adding over 2% across the board Investors were hoping for a bounce after the sell-off throughout much of October and solid corporate earnings and what appears to be easing trade […]
If you’ve been to our office lately you know we’re big on La Croix sparkling water with no sweetners and a refreshing effervescence. What you may not know is that our Nespresso and Keurig machines go into overtime at about 3:30 every afternoon. It’s a common theme across the country as we work and play […]
A large part of being FEARLESS is being prepared. Preparedness can come in many forms and we thought you might be interested in this opportunity to improve your safety preparedness. Our friends over at Three Rivers Aikido are hosting a Women’s Co-Ed Self Defense Class. Ages 12 and up Open to all genders Open to […]
Many of you already have estate planning documents, but how many years ago did you have them completed? You should have an estate planning attorney look over your documents every 5 years, when major changes to the law take place regarding estate and gift tax, or when you have a major life changing event like […]
STOCKS BRIEFLY HIT CORRECTION TERRITORY AS VOLATILITY PICKS UP Stocks endured a very volatile week, with the S&P 500 and NASDAQ briefly touching correction territory – off 10% from their recent highs – before rallying to end the week just out of correction land The DJIA lost 3.0%, NASDAQ lost 3.8%, and the S&P 500 […]
STOCKS AND ECONOMIC DATA MIXED AS EARNINGS SEASON HEATS UP • Stocks finished the week mixed, with a healthy increase in volatility, but much better than the heavy losses suffered in the prior week • The large-cap S&P 500 finished flat and the narrowly–defined blue–chip DJIA moved up 0.4% • The technology–heavy NASDAQ dropped 0.6%, […]
Have you considered the fact there is a business case for curiosity? Benefits of Curiosity Fewer decision-making errors More innovation and positive changes in both creative and noncreative jobs Reduced group conflict More-open communication and better team performance. Learn more in this article from Harvard Business Review in this article.
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