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    Does Your Flock Have Direction?

    Posted by Lily Morgan on Sep 3, 2020 9:53:57 AM

    It’s the morning commute, and traffic is stopped in both directions as I wait for new goslings and their parents to cross the road. The goslings are a bit wobbly and must be shown the right direction as they learn their way. I admire the cute creatures as they continue their journey and observe the reaction of others in their cars taking pictures of the adorable, fluffy animals. The stopped traffic was inconvenient, yet everyone seemed to give grace to these new little ones finding their way.

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    Topics: Takeaways, onboarding, Growth, workplace productivity, Success, Management, 2020, Workplace Culture

    Dancing Through the COVID-19 Storm

    Posted by Bill Bates on Aug 17, 2020 10:07:50 AM

    Scrolling through Facebook I stumbled across an ad and read a quote the ad highlighted:

    "Life isn’t about waiting for the storm to pass…It’s about learning to dance in the rain!" – Vivian Greene.

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    Topics: Takeaways, Growth, workplace productivity, Success, Management, 2020, Workplace Culture, COVID-19

    Embrace Pain & Uncertainty

    Posted by Doug Meyer on Aug 5, 2020 9:53:14 AM

    I am one that likes to plan, have clarity, and feel in control. Well, 2020 certainly has challenged me in these areas. Regardless, I still have a choice. One option is to feel like a victim, get angry, be annoyed, complain about the situation, and feel sorry for myself. Been there, done that! Not fun or productive.

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    Topics: Strategic Planning, Succession Planning, Takeaways, Retain, Key Employees, Growth, workplace productivity, Success, Management, 2020, Workplace Culture

    Congress Approves Favorable Changes to PPP

    Posted by Alan Greenwell on Jun 4, 2020 12:13:42 PM

    On Wednesday evening, the U.S. Senate approved H.R. 7010, a bill that will dramatically change critical terms to the Small Business Administration's Paycheck Protection Program, providing much needed relief for borrowers.

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    Topics: ohio, workplace productivity, Management, 2020, Workplace Culture, Coronavirus, Stay at Home Order, SBA Disaster, COVID-19, Loan, SBA, Small Business Administration, Small Businesses

    SBA Loan Forgiveness: Application & Instructions

    Posted by Alan Greenwell on May 18, 2020 3:07:21 PM

    On Friday, May 15, 2020, the U.S. Small Business Administration released the much-anticipated application and instructions for how Paycheck Protection Program borrowers can see their loans forgiven.

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    Topics: ohio, workplace productivity, Management, 2020, Workplace Culture, Coronavirus, Stay at Home Order, SBA Disaster, COVID-19, Loan, SBA, Small Business Administration, Small Businesses, CARES Act

    Question & Answer: "How will SBA review borrowers’ required good-faith certification...?"

    Posted by Alan Greenwell on May 14, 2020 12:20:28 PM

    "How will SBA review borrowers' required good-faith certification concerning the necessity of their loan request?"

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    Topics: ohio, workplace productivity, Management, 2020, Workplace Culture, Coronavirus, Stay at Home Order, SBA Disaster, COVID-19, Loan, SBA, Small Business Administration, Small Businesses, CARES Act

    Paycheck Protection Program: Additional Funds Available

    Posted by Alan Greenwell on Apr 27, 2020 9:17:31 AM

    On Friday, April 24, 2020, the President signed into law a $484 billion relief bill called the Paycheck Protection Program ("PPP") and Health Care Enhancement Act with additional funding for PPP, Hospitals, and Testing. 

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    Topics: ohio, workplace productivity, Management, 2020, Workplace Culture, Coronavirus, Stay at Home Order, SBA Disaster, COVID-19, Loan, SBA, Small Business Administration, Small Businesses, CARES Act

    Tax Update: Q2 Tax Payments Extended

    Posted by Jeff Kujawa on Apr 14, 2020 1:56:16 PM

    The 2020 Q2 estimated tax payment date for businesses and individuals is extended from June 15th to July 15th under IRS Notice 2020-23. The relief applies to all taxpayers that have a filing or payment deadline falling on or after April 1, 2020 and before July 15, 2020, including individuals, trusts, estates, corporations and other noncorporate filers. 

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    Topics: Tax Planning, ohio, Tax Team, Business Owners, workplace productivity, Management, Taxes, 2020, Workplace Culture, Coronavirus, Stay at Home Order, COVID-19

    Our Business Advisory Experts Can Help You...

    Posted by Jon Trunk on Apr 14, 2020 10:11:12 AM

    COVID-19 is impacting your business, and we are here to help. Our Business Advisory experts are empathetic and diverse problem solvers that are here to assist where you need it most.  

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    Topics: ohio, Business Advisory, workplace productivity, Management, 2020, Workplace Culture, Coronavirus, Stay at Home Order, COVID-19, Loan, SBA, Small Business Administration, Small Businesses, Businesses, CARES Act

    Families First Coronavirus Response Act - Get Our FFCRA Toolkit to Help Businesses

    Posted by Steve Black on Apr 8, 2020 12:23:37 PM

    On March 18th, the Federal government passed the Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCCRA). Within the law, Emergency Paid Sick Leave (E-PSL) and Emergency FMLA (E-FMLA) provisions created paid leave for qualifying employees. These provisions went into effect on April 1st. 

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    Topics: ohio, Human Resources, workplace productivity, Management, 2020, Workplace Culture, Coronavirus, Stay at Home Order, COVID-19, Loan, Small Business Administration, Small Businesses, Businesses, FFCRA

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