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Management for the masses: Hire the best

December 16, 2013 tbs

Recruiting and hiring top-notch talent is one of the biggest challenges for any organization.  There are two schools of thought on this topic.  One maintains that the best hire is one that “fits” your organization […]

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Management for the masses: Monkey see, monkey do

December 2, 2013 tbs

In 2003, zoologists found capuchin monkeys responded to perceived pay inequity by throwing cucumbers.  The monkeys were perfectly happy when everyone playing a reward game (“You give me a stone, I give you a treat”) […]

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Fresh business is good business

July 10, 2013 Gus Pearcy

By Gus Pearcy Since the closing of the Old Farm Market in Avon (You know, the giant tomato?) folks have had to rely exclusively on farmer’s markets to gather the fresh fruits and vegetables. Now […]

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Welcome to the new Business Leader website!

May 30, 2013 tbs

Thank you for visiting the new Business Leader website! We have added a few new features we hope you will find useful. Our front page is now setup into three distinct sections: The Featured Article […]