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Taking A Gamble On March Madness


Office pools and social gambling can be harmless fun — if the rules are followed Every human resources department in Arizona would flip a chip if employees set up a poker table in the middle of the boardroom and started playing Texas Hold ‘Em in the middle of the work day. But somehow, gambling in… Read More →

The True Benefits Of Building And Maintaining A Green Office

Building And Maintaining A Green Office - AZ Business Magazine June 2010

When it comes to the design and operation of your office space, going green can actually green your bottom line. Consider the current findings: According to a 2008 study by the General Services Administration, commercial green buildings on average consume 26 percent less energy, can reduce overall operating cost by more than 10 percent and… Read More →

A Solid Health Management Program Can Be A Good Investment For Any Company

Many population health management programs face closer scrutiny when a company is faced with difficult budget decisions during a tough economy. But health and health care costs are a strategic priority for every business whether they acknowledge it or not — and most readily do. In times of economic downturn, companies might want to consider… Read More →

Ways To Keep Workers Working In A Troubled Economy

Keep Workers Working

Our current job market is struggling through one of the worst periods of unemployment in memory. The unemployment rate continues to creep toward the unspeakable double digits, a number not reached in Arizona for more than 25 years. Whatever name is attached — downsizing, rightsizing, re-sizing, layoff, offboarding, reduction-in-force, restructuring — the result is the… Read More →

Make Sure Your Mobile Work Force’s Technology Is Secure

Mobility is part of a larger trend in technology called "unified communications."

Business mobility seems to be the wave of the future and that future is now. Besides just being “cool,” business-managed mobility systems may be the answer to quite a few of your business challenges. Mobility is part of a larger trend in technology called “unified communications,” which is bringing voice, video and data communications together… Read More →