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Investment resolutions for the New Year (access required)

Our inspiration for this first column of the year comes from firms in the financial services industry and their regulators. As a result of their efforts, many investors have been encouraged to incorporate financial resolutions into their goals for the ...

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What is your organization’s New Year’s resolution? (access required)

The New Year’s resolution is a strange ritual. If we are to believe the numerous studies and surveys that pop up with a quick internet search, roughly half of the people reading this have already lost sight of or given ...

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After a title repeat, Bills goal still super

Sitting in front of the microphones following Sunday’s 17-point victory against the hapless New York Jets, Josh Allen appeared antsy, more ready to move on than to celebrate. Yes, the franchise quarterback was grateful his Buffalo Bills had repeated as ...

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Will it be a Happy New Year for investors? (access required)

The economy fired on almost all cylinders in 2021 and the S&P 500 Index is up approximately 26% through late December, versus 16% for all of 2020. While growth is expected to continue, it will likely slow, equity valuations are ...

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‘Stay interviews’ can improve employee retention, satisfaction (access required)

“With continuing concerns about turnover, there’s talk in our company about doing ‘stay’ interviews with employees to see what it would take to help improve employee satisfaction. It seems like a good idea on the surface, but doesn’t it make ...

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Green Transition necessary for climate, beneficial for economy (access required)

Fossil fuel apologists constantly tell us that efforts to fight global climate change will kill jobs and/or destroy the economy. We saw this attack launched, in various forms, hundreds of times this year. President Biden’s Build Back Better bill was ...

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Lessons from the sports world as we near another finish line

Journalism, in many respects, is like a continuing education course. Every topic you tackle, every interview you conduct teaches you new things, broadens your horizons. The lessons I’ve learned these past 52 weeks have been profound, extending beyond the fields, ...

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A thank you to Dr. Bieber for his work at Rochester Regional Health (access required)

Rochester is very fortunate to have two great health care systems, boasting both the University of Rochester Medical Center and Rochester Regional Health. For a community of our size, we have one of the best health care ecosystems in this country. These two entities do more than just provide outstanding health care to their patients — as two of the ...

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