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New On-Shoring Trend in the Manufacturing Industry

Posted 4:36 PM by
For many years, off-shoring was an upward trend in the manufacturing industry. Off-shoring jobs to China, for example, was a popular inventory cost control method for many manufacturers as China was seen as cheaper labor.
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Buy-Sell Agreements: Key to Any Physician's Succession Plan

Posted 6:37 PM by
Buy-in/buy-out agreements are key to any physician practice’s succession plan.  Without a buy-sell agreement, practices are destined to sudden death. The buy-sell agreement is the instruction manual for bringing new physician partners to the practice group or assisting with the departure of physician partners.
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The Future of Manufacturing

Posted 4:35 PM by
In April 2012, the World Economic Forum released a study titled The Future of Manufacturing: Opportunities to Drive Economic Growth. The study identified seven trends that they believe will require the attention of policy-makers, civil society and business leaders in order to drive economic growth through manufacturing over the next 20 years.
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Curry and Moore Present a Healthcare Tax Update at the National CPA Health Care Advisors Association (HCAA) Spring Conference

Posted 8:41 PM by
Recently Lisa Curry and Amber Moore, both of Katz, Sapper & Miller’s Healthcare Resources Group, presented a Healthcare Tax Update at the HCAA Spring Conference in New Orleans, LA. 
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Congress Approaches FASB on Lease Accounting Standards

Posted 4:32 PM by
For several years now, the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) and the International Accounting Standards Board (IASB) have been working to update the accounting for lease in an effort to shed more light on off-balance sheet leasing (i.e., operating leases).
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Reasons for Corporate Failure: Is Your Manufacturing Company at Risk?

Posted 5:16 PM by
The Cass Business School in London recently published a report on the causes of corporate failure in the modern era titled "Roads to Ruin: A Study of Major Events: Their Origins, Impact and Implications."  The report outlines seven risk factors that lead to corporate failure.
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Why Does Manufacturing Matter?

Posted 5:12 PM by
Recently, the Brookings Institute issued a report titled "Why Does Manufacturing Matter? Which Manufacturing Matters?”, which supports the need for manufacturing in the United States.
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Trucking Owners Business Roundtable Highlights: 2012 Economic Forecast

Posted 2:34 PM by
As part of an ongoing series co-sponsored by Katz, Sapper & Miller's Transportation Services Group (KSM), KSM Transport Advisors and Scopelitis, Garvin, Light, Hanson & Feary, KSM recently hosted a Trucking Owners Business Roundtable.
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Manufacturing Factories Desperately Need Workers

Posted 8:19 PM by
CNN Money reports that U.S. manufacturing factories are creating many new jobs; however, companies are having difficulting filling these jobs with qualified workers.
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Skills Gap in Manufacturing Industry

Posted 6:07 PM by
As the U.S. economy strives to remain on the edge of the technical revolution, many high schools across the country have eliminated traditional shop classes for more high-tech information technology related classes. Could this elimination of shop class have created the large skills gap that the manufacturing industry is beginning to experience?
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