Empowerment with Flexibility and Honesty

Today I sit and write from my home office looking at the change colors of our small forest. Such a beautiful time of year. A time of year with many moving parts. Soccer has ended. For many, winter sports are starting. We prepare ourselves, and with family, and friends for the upcoming holidays and changing [...]

By |2020-04-28T12:42:11-05:00October 30th, 2016|Management, Self-Improvement, Small Business|Comments Off on Empowerment with Flexibility and Honesty

Working Remotely

There is a strong case to be made for both you and your employees to work remotely. The average travel time to work (commute time) in the United States is 25.4 minutes. This of course depends on location here is a link to a great time-wasting tool that shows commute times throughout the United States [...]

By |2020-04-28T12:42:11-05:00October 23rd, 2016|Business, Human Resources, Management, Small Business|Comments Off on Working Remotely

Medical Payer Mix Mess

How many of us have been told by our financial planners we need to diversify our portfolios? As a business you need to do the same thing, except looking at who you are billing. Medical practices already have one of the most complex payment systems of any industry (except maybe the US Treasury for tax [...]

By |2020-04-28T12:42:11-05:00October 15th, 2016|Finance, Healthcare, Small Business|Comments Off on Medical Payer Mix Mess

Pay Transparency

How many times have you come out a salary negotiation when accepting a new job wondering if you are really being paid fairly? What happens when you know what everyone around you is making? Survey says…you are more satisfied with your job. As a manager having a discussion with an employee about their wage might [...]

By |2016-10-09T18:26:43-05:00October 9th, 2016|Healthcare, Human Resources, Small Business|Comments Off on Pay Transparency

Accountability

Account…defined in the Merriam-Webster dictionary as “a report or description of an event or experience.” Accounting, my profession, is defined as “the skill, system, or job of keeping the financial records of a business or person.” Holding one accountable. What does that really mean? The definition of accountable as “required to explain actions or decisions [...]

By |2020-04-28T12:42:11-05:00October 2nd, 2016|Business, Management, Relationships, Small Business|Comments Off on Accountability