May / 2011

McQuaig & Welk Announces “CEO Insights” Seminar Series

We are proud to announce a new seminar series titled “CEO Insights”.  Our first seminar is June 22nd and will feature Sheldon Harris. Shelton is one of today’s most dynamic speakers on leadership in the workplace. From his days at Costco, where he became one of the youngest warehouse managers in that company’s history, to […]

How To Keep The Cash Rolling In

Cash flow, as they say, is the lifeblood of any firm. It does not matter whether you are making thousands of cars a year or selling lemonade to neighbors, if you are stuck waiting for payment from clients, then you cannot pay your suppliers for the next batch of products to sell. “Here are 10 […]

Emails When You Are Away

Are you connected to your email all day with clients, co-workers and business partners expecting an immediate response until home time? Email etiquette is partly set by expectations. If you are in a role with high levels of communication, people will grow to expect a quick turnaround to their questions. This can be frustrating and […]

Get Your Staff Out of The Office

Your bookkeeper calls in one morning to say her son is sick and can not go to school. She will have to stay home and look after him. In some firms, that would mean writing off the productivity of that employee for the day with possible knock-on effects for meetings, projects or appointments. What if […]