Top Five Ways to Optimize Operations During Mergers and Acquisitions

Lee Ann Moore Large-scale organizational changes, such as mergers or acquisitions, offer significant opportunities for improving profitability and cash flow through optimizing the delivery of internal operations. Yet many organizations become overwhelmed with the amount of data, decisions, and deadlines they face during mergers, divestitures, or layoffs. How can operations be optimized in times of [...]

ADP Expands Tax and Compliance Services with Acquisition of MasterTax: What Does it Mean for Clients?

Anne Clifford, Senior Advisor, Human Resources Advisory Services On October 7th, 2010 ADP announced its acquisition of MasterTax, LLC and MasterTax Services, LLC. The release stated, “We look forward to leveraging our combined expertise in tax and compliance services, as well as introducing MasterTax’s clients to ADP’s broad offering of proven solutions.” Here are EquaTerra’s [...]

Knowledge Management in 10 Easy Steps: How to Jumpstart Your Strategy

Michele Gentry and Robert Jacobs, Project Directors If you are reading this, you may have decided it is time to take knowledge management (KM) seriously. Perhaps you have seen the effects of lost knowledge and are working from lessons learned. Or maybe you are a visionary who understands there is no time like the present [...]