Crackdown on Unpaid Interns

Internships have long presented opportunities for students and recent graduates to obtain practical education in their chosen professions and valuable experience to enhance their resumes. Employers have long benefitted from the unpaid help of those same interns. In the headlines is the story of a New York State Court case just decided that may change…

Planning for Survival

We all know intuitively that there is risk to business enterprise. We have watched restaurants come and go. We have heard the statistics: 50% of all businesses fail in the first year, and 95% do not survive the five year mark. Fortunately, those statistics are just urban legend (or a little exaggeration to make a…