Title

January 2013

Volume

25

Issue

1

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

1-2013

Abstract

News and Features

Consider Buying Your Office Space,

Expert Advises Small Business Owning your

workplace is a path toward long-term wealth—

one that doesn’t reply on constantly bringing in

new income, says Chris Hurn. Usually after

about three to six years of operation, companies

should look into property ownership. . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5

The End of China’s Economic Marvel The

UCLA Anderson Forecast concluded that a hard

landing for China would be very difficult to avoid. . . . 13

Top 10 Tips for Running a Great Meeting

In order to conduct a meeting that boosts your

credibility and helps you achieve the company’s

goals, keep the top 10 meeting tips in mind given

by Jean Kelley. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14

Good Intent, Bad Impact— Lead With CLOUT to

Produce Results Leadership CLOUT is the ability

to influence people while in the act of leading a

group of people toward the same goals. Chuck

Inman gives five key areas to help you lead with

CLOUT. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 17

Memorable Presentations Require You to

T.H.I.N.K. Presenting technical, complicated

material need not be a chore when you T.H.I.N.K. . . . . 27

Columns

Financial Benefits. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5

Manager’s Bookshelf. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6

Financial Columns. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7 & 13

Investments and Finance. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8

Computer Column. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9

Business Sustainability. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10

The Health Care Law. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11

The Lists:

Financial Brokerage Firms Serving the I.E. . . . . . . . . . . 16

Top Colleges and Universities in the I.E. . . . . . . . . . . . . 18

Hotel Suites in the Inland Empire. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 23

Community Colleges in the Inland Empire. . . . . . . . . . . 28

Management. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 17

Restaurant Reviews. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 20 & 21

Real Estate Notes. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 26

Executive Notes. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 26

Business Communication. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 27

New Business Lists:

County of San Bernardino. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 36

County of Riverside. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 37

People, Places and Events. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 39

Executive Time Out. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 40

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