Venn-dication? What Simple Graphs Can & Can’t Tell Us About Alternative Investments Mar17

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Meredith Jones from Alternative Investment Research contributed the following post. Everyone loves a Venn diagram. One of my industry friends insists the single best way to get a ton of views, likes and retweets on LinkedIn or Twitter is to build a pithy Venn. If it’s actually scribbled on cocktail napkin, so much the better.

Severance Agreements Mar16

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When faced with terminating an individual’s employment, managers often ask themselves if they should pay a severance to the departing employee. Severance pay is not a requirement, unless promised in a contract, offer letter, as a matter of company policy or under the narrow Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification Act. Several issues should be considered when setting the severance