October 2011





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From Social Brand to Social Business Many organizations today are on a quest to become a social brand. They are investing in Facebook applications, branded communities and blogs

The Consequences of Living and Dying Without an Estate Plan Most of us expect that tomorrow will be another day like any other. But, as Euripides said, “No one can confidently say that he will still be living tomorrow.” If you don’t have the proper documents for your estate, the court will make decisions for you and your family

9 Timely Tips for Pre-Presentation Preparation If you ever find yourself invited to speak to a group, perhaps you have overlooked a few final details. Patricia Fripp gives us a few final steps to take before you face your audience and thrill your boss, client, colleagues or meeting planner

Healthcare fraud hurts us all Fraud plays a significant play in the cost of healthcare. Criminals steal billions of dollars each year from Medicare, Medicaid, and the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP). This is taxpayer money that should be going to medical treatment for some of our most vulnerable citizens

The Five Essential Steps of a Successful Business Turnaround John Treace says that he has taken part in many business turnarounds in his career, and time and again noticed the same problems. He gives us five steps that need to happen during any major business adjustment and some of the pitfalls to avoid along the way

College Grads Can Land the Job of Their Dreams Patricia Sadar gives tips and offers a checklist of strategies and road map to travel to land the job of your dreams


Communication via Technology

Investments and Finance

The Lists:

Copier, Fax and Business Equipment Retailers in the

Inland Empire

Internet/Telecommunications Firms Serving the Inland


Private Aviation

Internet Service Providers Serving the Inland Empire

Real Estate Notes

Legal Notes


Executive Notes


Computer Column


Human Resources Management

Restaurant ReviewManager’s Bookshelf

New Business Lists:

County of San Bernardino

County of Riverside

Executive Time Out

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Business Commons