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Food Industry Trend: More Indulgence, Smaller Portions

The definition of healthy food has changed. In the 1980s it was low-fat at any cost—high sugar and chemical content was entirely permissible if it created a tasty, fatless version of our favorite foods. Today there’s an increasing emphasis on reading labels and selecting products based on the purity of their ingredients. Diets like Paleo […]

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Leadership in Business

Leadership is an endless topic of study and debate. In the business world, leadership can make the difference between a surviving company and thriving one. The posts and articles listed below approach the subject from the perspectives of science, experience and outside help. What Science Tells Us About Leadership Potential Many myths persist around what makes […]

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What Can Businesses Expect from the Trump Administration?

Recent events have turned the conversation among business owners to what last week’s inauguration means for them and their organizations. Venable LLP recently hosted a summit to examine this issue, highlighting the following. These are thoughts for consideration, not predictions, and do not represent an exhaustive list by any means. Congress, the Cabinet and Deregulation […]

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Marketing Challenges and Opportunities

The Goals and Challenges of New Marketing

When it comes to marketing practices for modern companies, it’s no surprise that inbound is king. Not only is this form of marketing less expensive, it’s also more effective than traditional tactics. Hubspot released its eighth annual report on the state of inbound marketing this month. You can download the full report here. In this […]

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The Potential & Pitfalls of an ESOP

Business owners looking to exit their business are often curious about setting up an Employee Stock Ownership Plan. An ESOP basically allows an owner to sell the business to his or her employees, who then become shareholders of the company. This can be an attractive option when you read about the potential tax benefits and implications for […]

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