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U.S. economy up 4% in Q2


  • New York Times (tiered subscription model), The
  • Fox Business

The U.S. economy grew 4% in the second quarter, buoyed in part by increased state and federal spending. "The really ugly GDP report for the first quarter was likely the result of mostly one-off events… Read More

Delegation is key to successful crisis management


  • Glass Hammer blog, The

Handling a crisis effectively is often about resisting the urge to micromanage, says Cynthia Zeltwanger, executive director of the Paulson Institute. It's important to communicate clearly, to have reg… Read More

Need more workers? Tips to up your recruiting game



Landscape companies need to broaden their recruiting strategy to find a steady stream of workers, writes Gregg Wartgow. Contractors should pitch their company to potential employees through fliers, a … Read More