Eat People: And Other Unapologetic Rules for Game-Changing Entrepreneurs
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Hear from the founder of Lake Michigan Financial Corporation, Rich Lievense, and his insight on what this blog encompasses.
In difficult times, it is natural to focus on the challenges and problems facing our businesses. It is important to remember that our good people are now even more important to our long term success. This article describes practical suggestions to get the best performance from our people.
Read more article: Engaging the "Pole Vaulters" on Your Staff compliments of the Harvard Business Review.
With the involvement of the Federal Government in our national credit and financial markets, Timothy Geithner has had more than his share of publicity (good and bad). If you are interested in a complete his personal background and a review of his work on the financial crisis, this article provides a balanced summary.
FDIC Insurance - for important disclosures regarding the guarantee program, click here.