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Advancing the Future of Rural Business

The 2017 Small Business profile from the U.S. Small Business Administration reports that Iowa small businesses employ 48.7 percent of the private workforce. A significant majority of these are in the hands of owners who are 50 years of age and older.

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Will Clean Make Green?

It is important to note that the "doing well by doing good" movement is not just about doing good.

10 months 2 weeks ago

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5 Facts About Employee Pay Increases Everyone Should Know

Two separate studies published in the 2015 Journal of Economic Psychology and 2016 Journal of Resource Management add to the growing evidence that pay-for-performance incentives are likely to be effective.

10 months 2 weeks ago