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Posted By Anonymous on 2018 May 4 - 1:49pm

5 a.m. Alarm goes off, and I head to LA Fitness to exercise. 6 a.m. Return home to get ready for work. 7 a.m. Leave the house and drop my 5-year-old daughter and 2-year-old son at school on my way to the hospital. This gives me a chance to spend a little one-on-one time with them in the car....

Posted By Scott Nishimura1 on 2018 May 4 - 1:44pm

Count Robin Carson in the ranks of accidental entrepreneurs. An audiologist for years, she’d always worked for someone else. And then one day, a large corporation bought her employer. “I didn’t want to go big,” she says. “I wanted to keep it personal, and I knew I...

Posted By Anonymous on 2018 May 4 - 1:38pm

Running toward the roar is nothing new to Jamey Ice. In fact, you could say he thrives off of those moments when the entire outcome seems in doubt. Ice, a Fort Worth lifer, felt that risk when he played with his touring band, Green River Ordinance, during his first couple years of marriage. Living...

Posted By Anonymous on 2018 Mar 22 - 11:04am

The inability to communicate well and build high levels of trust with one another in the workplace is a skill that directly affects the bottom line. Poor communication can cost businesses dearly, resulting in lost sales, reduced productivity, high employee turnover, and low morale. This means...

Posted By Anonymous on 2018 Mar 22 - 10:59am

Some of Fort Worth’s startups are moving into their next gear. Updates on some of the startups FW Inc. has written about: Eosera’s Earwax MD Eosera, a Fort Worth biotech company founded by former Alcon vets Elyse Dickerson and Joe Griffin, in 2017 debuted its ear cleaning solution...

Posted By Anonymous on 2018 Mar 22 - 10:46am

One of the more publicized provisions of the federal Tax Cuts and Jobs Act signed into law in December was the reduction in tax rates on C corporation net earnings to a flat rate 21 percent from an overall average 35 percent. Since its passage, this provision has been credited with promoting...

Posted By Anonymous on 2018 Mar 22 - 10:38am

In the art of negotiation, the first demand drives the settlement result. Study after study has proven this. Why and how does this happen? This brain trickery (technically a cognitive bias) is known as the “Anchoring Effect.” The first number placed on the negotiation table...

Posted By Spray Gleaves on 2018 Mar 22 - 10:31am

Texas auto insurance rates continue to climb, with the state’s rising population and risk factors like hail, new data shows. “Car insurance rates are at an all-time high nationwide, and rates are rising especially fast in the Dallas/Fort Worth area,” The Zebra, an Austin-based...

Posted By Anonymous on 2018 Mar 22 - 10:25am

Texas’ economy continues to move ahead, propelled by oil prices above $60 per barrel, rising exports, and business optimism over the new federal tax law and economic strength, the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas says in its latest Business Outlook Survey. Texas employment growth “...

Posted By Tony Ford on 2018 Mar 22 - 9:57am

Over the past few years, much has been written about “discovering the why behind what we do.” And while I believe that understanding our motivations is core to what inspires us to persevere in the face of opposition, I also believe there’s an opposite force at work that’s...

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