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    The Pros and Cons of Working Virtually
    by Peggy McHale
    November 17, 2014

    Let’s face it working from home is great. Not having to participate in the morning commute or worrying about wardrobe is a huge ...

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    Is It Too Early To Start Working on Your 2015 Plan?
    by Peggy McHale
    November 4, 2014

    No! In fact, now is the best time to start working on the plan. You have two months until 2015. This is plenty of time to gather relev...

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    Getting the Most Out Of LinkedIn
    by Peggy McHale
    September 19, 2014

    LinkedIn is now an essential tool for anybody in the business world. It’s a self-sustaining way to keep tabs on your clients and...

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    Starting Off September
    by Peggy McHale
    September 4, 2014

    Contrary to popular belief, the start of September is an opportune time to reach out to clients. The following are quick conversation ...

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    Tips For Women Who Want To Lead
    by Peggy McHale
    July 31, 2014

      Much has been written lately about women and leadership. While women have not made much progress in their attempt to gain a...

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    Creating A Dynamic Company Culture
    by Peggy McHale
    July 23, 2014

      Creating a place where people want to work should be important to every small business owner. Offering incentives such as h...

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    Do's and Don’ts For The Summer Internship
    by Peggy McHale
    July 6, 2014

      Interns are well into their summer position by now. While most have made progress in treading the waters and learning the r...

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    Casual Business Dress, What Is It?
    by Peggy McHale
    June 12, 2014

      The term ‘Business Casual’ or ‘Casual Business Dress’ can puzzle anybody at some point in their pro...

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    Seven Simple Ways For Staying Fit While Working 60 Hours A Week
    by Peggy McHale
    May 15, 2014

    The demands of the workplace are changing. It’s a fast paced world and the average worker now works many more hours. Couple thes...

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    Spring Clean Your Business
    by Peggy McHale
    April 18, 2014

      For those of us in the Northeast, this has been an exhausting winter.  Now is the time to cast-off the lethargy from t...

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    Conquering your Job Interview
    by Peggy McHale
    March 7, 2014

    Congratulations, you have made it past the initial round of resume review and you are now scheduled for a face-to-face interview with ...

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    Making the Most of Networking Events
    by Peggy McHale
    February 13, 2014

    How many of you are comfortable walking into a room full of unfamiliar faces?    Not many, yet networking is essential ...

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    The Do’s and Don’ts of a Phone Interview
    by Peggy McHale
    January 17, 2014

    To some people a phone interview might sound simple.  You don’t have to worry about what to wear, the train schedule, traff...

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    Social Networking Mistakes to Avoid
    by Peggy McHale
    December 6, 2013

    Posting content on social networking sites is an easy, efficient, and effective way to boost your company’s marketing and PR str...

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    Must Have Mobile Business Apps
    by Peggy McHale
    October 22, 2013

    Many of us use our smartphones and tablets more and more to do business while on the go.   Mobile business apps are not only...

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    Tips for Navigating LinkedIn Successfully
    by Peggy McHale
    September 26, 2013

    LinkedIn is a powerful social networking tool for the business world.  Not only does it help you make business connections, but i...

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    What Can You Do Now to Make Your End-of-Year Goals?
    by Peggy McHale
    August 27, 2013

    Summer is drawing to a close, the kids are heading back to school, and your employees are shaking off the remnants of a blissful vacat...

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    Employer Mandate Penalties Delayed
    by Peggy McHale
    August 1, 2013

    On July 2, 2013, the U.S. Treasury Department announced that the implementation of the Pay or Play Rules of the Affordable Care Act (A...

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    Attracting Talent to a Small Company
    by Peggy McHale
    July 3, 2013

    It’s no secret that big businesses have an easier time recruiting top talent because of their brand recognition, exciting compan...

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    Creating a Disaster Recovery Plan - Lessons Learned from Hurricane Sandy
    by Peggy McHale
    May 24, 2013

    This past October, many of us in the tri-state area were affected by Hurricane Sandy in one way or another.  Whether you were aff...

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    Benefits of the Cloud
    by Peggy McHale
    May 1, 2013

      One of the most popular technology buzz terms these days are “the cloud,” but what is the cloud and how does it...

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    Health Care Law Delayed for Small Businesses
    by Peggy McHale
    April 15, 2013

    Once again, small businesses have something to worry about. After having to adjust to the results of the fiscal cliff and deal with ch...

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    The Pros and Cons of Having a Virtual Office
    by Peggy McHale
    March 25, 2013

    Last month, Yahoo CEO, Marissa Mayer, made headlines when she abolished Yahoo’s work-at-home policy and ordered everyone back in...

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    Tax Time for Small Businesses
    by Peggy McHale
    March 6, 2013

    Tax time is a dreaded time of the year for many people.  This year, small business owners have to adjust to new tax laws brought ...

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    Is Apple Losing its Shine?
    by Peggy McHale
    February 20, 2013

    Since the initial release of Apple’s iPhone in January 2007 and its subsequent mega rise, the innovative tech giant revolutioniz...