When Growing Your Business, Company Culture is Key

When Growing Your Business, Company Culture is Key

Whether you know it or not, your company has a culture. When fostered in a positive manner, your company’s culture can be one of its most valuable assets. A company culture left unguided, however, can lead to stagnation, employee frustration and an unpleasant work environment. Here are a few of the reasons why your company’s culture is so important for its growth. Continue reading

Why Real Estate is a Great Long Term Investment

Why Real Estate is a Great Long Term Investment

As an investor, you may have heard for years that real estate is a great long-term investment, but you may just now be getting serious about taking advantage of these benefits for yourself. There are pros and cons to all investments, and savvy investors will carefully educate themselves about these before making an investment decision. As you explore real estate investments more comprehensively, you will see precisely why you should consider buying an investment property as a long-term investment.  Continue reading

What Does a Commercial Credit Analyst Do? by David Milberg

What Does a Commercial Credit Analyst Do?

A commercial credit analyst is frequently referred to as a risk analyst. This is a career that is great for a person who is excellent with numbers and has an interest in business. Specifically, a commercial credit analyst helps a company to prosper. The goal of this type of professional is to determine whether a company has the ability to pay back any loans by examining and analyzing the company’s financial documents and history. Generally, a commercial credit analyst works for a government agency, bank or other financial institution, occasionally in the area of commodity brokerages or securities. They usually work with a team and have a lot of interaction with clients and managers. Continue reading

David Milberg - 3 Characteristics of a Good 401(k) Plan

3 Characteristics of a Good 401(k) Plan

3 CHARACTERISTICS OF A GOOD 401(K) PLAN by David MilbergIn today’s wild world of economics, retirement savings are becoming rare. As Social Security and other pension programs continue to be in peril, more and more employees are realizing the important role their 401(k) plan will play in having a financially secure retirement. However, while many workers have a 401(k) plan as part of their benefits package, they often know little if anything about how to make these benefits work to their advantage. If you find yourself nearing retirement or in its early planning stages, here are three characteristics to look for when seeking a good 401(k) plan.
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What are the Top 5 Restaurants in the Upper West Side of Manhattan/NYC?

What are the Top 5 Restaurants in the Upper West Side of Manhattan/NYC?

Whether you are just visiting the Upper West Side of Manhattan in New York City or live near there, you’ll eventually be looking to go out and eat. This part of town has an assortment of different restaurants. No matter what you are craving, you can find a spot to eat in this part of the city. The following list shows just five of the many restaurants located on the Upper West Side.  Continue reading

Have the Olympic Games lost their luster?

Have the Olympic Games lost their luster?

There was a time when major world cities lined up, absolutely clamored to host the Olympic Games. A winning bid meant bragging rights, international prestige, and one more reason for a city to feel good about itself, culturally and economically. In those days, even a losing bid was a step up the international ladder. Being considered in the small number of finalists was a big deal. But those days may be over. Continue reading