Corporate Leader Daily

Advance Tax Planning 0

Advance Tax Planning

In the past five years, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has worked hard at phasing out various sophisticated, and somewhat aggressive, corporate tax shelters. However, most companies can still use basic planning to minimize...

Data Dealers 0

Data Dealers

For companies looking for an integrated view of their customers, Acxiom Corp. says it provides the solutions. For the nation’s leading companies, there are few commodities more important or more valuable than information about...

Reaching the Sky 0

Reaching the Sky

For 25 years, 4D says it has taken project details seriously. Today, it is completing the $350 million high-rise condo Sky Las Vegas. Los Angeles-based real estate developer 4D Development only works on two...

Whole New World 0

Whole New World

Shared Technologies Inc.’s recent shift from corporate to private ownership has meant a new focus and rising sales. When Shared Technologies Inc. became privately owned in 2004, it was a major shakeup for the...

Lighting Up Sales 0

Lighting Up Sales

With a focus on expanding its customer base and boosting safety, SignResource has grown into a major player in the sign industry. “There has been no bigger winner in the [sign] industry over the...

High Flying Success 0

High Flying Success

C&D Zodiac’s ‘philosophy of flexibility and speed’ have earned it contracts with major commercial aircraft manufacturers. Manufacturing high-quality aircraft interiors is only part of the goal at C&D Zodiac. The other half is to...

High Water Marks 0

High Water Marks

Connecticut Water Service says satisfied employees can be just as essential to success as satisfied customers, and it has strategies in place to please both. For a utility, making sure customers are satisfied is...

management 0

Are You Minding Your Business?

One prevailing principle for sound management is to delegate, but there is a fine line between delegating and abdicating. Your own personal style says a lot about whether or not you are minding your...

Executive Coaching 0

Executive Coaching

Several studies have put the return on investment for executive coaching to be between five and 10 times the initial outlay. For example, a 2004 report by Right Management Consultants put the average ROI...

Emphasizing Performance Development 0

Emphasizing Performance Development

The evaluation process is an integral component of a performance review, and there is much more to be gained from a performance management system that emphasizes development. Once upon a time, companies did performance...