Matters Column

A weekly column on matters concerning legal, money, small business, family business and people issues.

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International human resources: a piece of pie

April 21, 2017
It’s as simple as a piece of… For most Americans, the completion of the statement is “cake.” Read More

Using IRAs to invest in unconventional assets

April 14, 2017
April brings more than showers. Read More

Politicians’ loyalty should be to country, not party

April 7, 2017
We are staying in a condo on Hutchinson Island on Florida's Atlantic coast. Read More

How to be a valuable asset on your company’s board

March 31, 2017
Are you the next generation of your family’s business? Do you currently serve on a board or want to serve on a nonprofit board? If it’s the latter, why do you serve? Are you an effective board member? Perhaps you would like to do more for the organization but can’t seem to make the time. Read More

How to qualify as a woman-owned small business

March 24, 2017
The Women-Owned Small Business Federal Contracting Program, established in February 2011 through the U.S. Small Business Administration, was designed to provide women-owned small businesses and economically disadvantaged women-owned small businesses with assistance in competing for business with the federal government. Read More

The picture of the United States health care crisis

March 17, 2017
Human resource professionals are expected to deal with all health care matters from a variety perspectives. Read More

Crossing borders presents tax issues for employers, employees

March 10, 2017
The border topic is getting a lot of attention these days. Read More

Neurological illnesses a danger to self-employed

March 3, 2017
I am going to discuss a subject I can only discuss from my own personal experience because of its sensitivity. Read More

Two tax areas to watch if considering transfer of business

February 17, 2017
Thinking about transferring your family business interests or other assets this year? Read More

Ten easy steps to avoid big headaches later

February 10, 2017
On both a business and individual level, there are 10 easy steps you can take to avoid big trouble later. Read More