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January 9 | How to Convert Diversity Aspirations into a Competitive Advantage

Contributed by Howard Fischer Associates It is widely acknowledged that diversity is good business. As evidenced by a recent study from McKinsey & Company, companies with more diverse leadership teams – in terms of gender, race, ethnicity, and age –…

January 3 | Three Ways Companies are “Going Green” in the Workplace

Written by Formcraft From big picture design elements to smaller details, employers are finding innovative ways to incorporate sustainability into the everyday workplace experience. Investing in green initiatives is not just a gimmick to satisfy a fleeting trend, there is…

December 5 | Venture Café Philadelphia has arrived!

Connecting Innovators to Make Things Happen November 29 kicked off the start of what will become a weekly gathering organized by the Science Center at its new home at 3675 Market Street. Venture Café Philadelphia will host a Thursday Gathering…

December 4 | Social Justice and Corporate Responsibility in the Digital Age: A Story of Transformation

Explosions in data and digital technologies have opened up new possibilities to assist less fortunate populations with essential services and human rights. In the last 40 years, humankind has made considerable advancements in the fields of genomics, biotechnology, Internet of…

December 4 | Amazon’s HQ2 Decision and What it Means to Philadelphia

Written by Gary Lozoff, Tactix Real Estate, LLC SPOILER ALERT:  Amazon recently and finally announced the winner(s) of its coveted new headquarters competition – described in the industry as HQ2. To many observers’ surprise, Amazon did not pick a single…

December 5 | Why is DevOps Adoption a must for any Enterprise to Survive?

Written by Subhendu Pattnaik, Director, Marketing, Cigniti Technologies Enterprises operating across sectors need to ensure that they maintain an effective balance between speed and quality. They must rush ahead and beat the competition to tap the right consumer segment. However,…

November 14 | Now is the time to Inspire, Equip and Empower the next generation of entrepreneurs

By: Dave Spencer, Chief Operating Officer, North America, SAP We’ve all heard the cliché that small businesses are the engine of the U.S. economy. To be precise, entrepreneurs are the engine of our economy, responsible for most net new job…

November 8 | Addressing the Health Crisis in Philadelphia’s Poorest Neighborhoods

By Leroy E. Jones, Founder and CEO, GSI Health As the “poorest big city in America” Philadelphia has its challenges—particularly for healthcare. Struggling to treat Philadelphia’s large Medicaid and uninsured populations, hospitals are strained to their limits from low reimbursement…

November 2 | The revenue recognition transition: What emerging growth companies need to know about ASC 606

Authored by Phil Santarelli, CPA, Partner Emeritus, Baker Tilly and Howard J. Heyman, CPA, Partner, Baker Tilly Accounting Standards Codification (ASC) 606, Revenue from Contracts with Customers, affects virtually every entity that prepares financial statements. The new standard impacts one…

October 12 | Digital Transformation is Just the Start: True Innovation is Driven by a Culture of Inclusion

By Dave Spencer, SAP North America Cloud computing, predictive analytics, Internet of Things and other disruptive technologies have vastly transformed legacy business models, giving organizations the tools to enable quick, data-driven planning and optimize resource allocation at record speeds. However,…

October 12 | Value-Based Care – The Future of Healthcare

By LeRoy E. Jones, Founder and CEO, GSI HealthIn the real world, patient care is not a one-size-fits-all model. Each patient’s needs are unique, and the cost to keep patients healthy can vary widely based on medical condition and a…

December 2 | Employees: Assets or Liabilities? – The People Game

According to Brian Tracy, Author of over 70 Books on Business Success, in his book; The Way to Wealth – Part one Fully 95% of your success will be determined by the people you hire to work for you. [/quotesright]…

October 7 | HEY WE ARE NOW A TECH START UP! GREAT!….BUT… WHAT DO WE DO NOW?

There are various things in Life that are big deceivers. The first is the Internet itself. The fact that you have a Website, where you talk about what you do - does not mean that anybody actually reads about “what…

September 2 | Take Advantage: Six Ways LinkedIn Trumps the Paper Resume

Written by Staci Bender Epstein, President/CEO, Be Group The digital revolution is no longer a revolution. It is a well-established fact, and it is making headway into long-resistant areas such as the resume. While conservative, professional gatekeepers would probably relegate…

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January 9 | How to Convert Diversity Aspirations into a Competitive Advantage

Contributed by Howard Fischer Associates It is widely acknowledged that diversity is good business. As evidenced by a recent study from McKinsey & Company, companies with more diverse leadership teams – in terms of gender, race, ethnicity, and age –…
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