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Motivating Management to Take Your Company to the Next Level

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Growing up in Huntsville, Alabama (aka “The Rocket City”), in the 1970s and 80s, I was well aware of its importance in the golden age of America’s space program.

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Important Information for Business Owners – Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2021

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On December 27, 2020, the President signed into law the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2021 (The Act), which introduces several new relief opportunities for both businesses and individuals.

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Stock Trading in GameStop – Here’s What You Should Know

I received this text message from my son the other night: “Hey, Dad, what’s going on with all this GameStop business? And AMC? Everyone in my fraternity is talking about it. Apparently someone made like $25k.” When I received it, I knew it was time for a chat – and a note to many of our clients.

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Reopening Your Business in a Covid-19 World

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On Thursday, May 7, 2020, the Brightworth Business Exit and Transition Services (BETS) Team hosted a webinar for business owners with Jonathan Minnen, an attorney with Smith, Gambrell and Russell.

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What Would Happen to Your Business if You Weren’t There?

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Business owners - when we finally emerge from the coronavirus pandemic, how would you like to take a nice, long vacation?

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Investors May Benefit from These Trends in 2019

Despite the continuing buzz about slowing economic growth in 2019, most economists are not predicting a US recession this year. In fact, for long-term investors, there are plenty of reasons to be optimistic. Here are six potential surprises that should give investors a respite from some of the dire predictions and help guide your investment decisions this year:

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