January 2014

Citation data:

Vol: 26, Issue: 1

Publication Year:
2014
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Repository URL:
http://scholarworks.lib.csusb.edu/iebusinessjournal/206
Author(s):
Inland Empire Business Journal
Tags:
Inland Empire; Business; finance; marketing; advertising; management; human resources
article description
News and FeaturesFour Critical Actions Leaders Can Take Nowto Build a Culture of Accountability in 2014 JulieMiller and Brian Bedford offers a proven processfor installing an accountability-based culture, aplatform for success in business and in everydaylife. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7Are You Penny-Pinching Yourself Out of Business?Sean C. Castrina outlines five expenses a businessshould never ever skimp on. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 97 Important Questions to Answer Before ApproachingInvestors When you contemplate equity financingfor your business, there are some things to considerbefore approaching investors. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11Risk Avoiders Are Opportunity Missers: 10 ExcusesBusiness Owners Make (and Why They’re Holding YouBack) Tom Panaggio helps business owners identifythe risk avoidance that may be holding them back byhighlighting 10 of its most common forms. . . . . . . . . . 15There’s Always Next Year: The REAL ReasonResolutions Fizzle (and How to Change That in2014) If you’re like 92 percent of Americans, NewYear’s resolutions are nothing more than fairy taleswe grown-ups tell ourselves. Those Americansare not going to keep those resolutions. BrianMoran has a plan to get yourself out of the annualizedthinking trap. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 16ColumnsManagement. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7Investments and Finance. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8Computer Column. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8Small Business Advice. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9Business Success. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15Time Management. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 16Real Estate Notes. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 19Financial Column. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 21Manager’s Bookshelf. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 25The Lists:Top Colleges and Universities in the Inland Empire. . . . . 14Hotel Suites in the Inland Empire. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 23Financial Brokerage Firms Serving the I.E.. . . . . . . . . 29Community Colleges in the Inland Empire.. . . . . . . . . 31New Business Lists:County of San Bernardino. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 35County of Riverside. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 35Executive Time Out. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 39Restaurant Review. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 40