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Oct 15, 2014, 08:30 ET McGladrey Survey: Middle Market Tax Burden Rising, Threatening Job Growth

The vast majority of middle market companies have experienced tax hikes since the beginning of 2013 as a result of the "fiscal cliff" tax deal that...


Sep 26, 2014, 07:45 ET Optimizing the financial close process for more timely and actionable data

For many middle-market companies, the financial close process represents a missed opportunity, mistakenly viewed simply as a low value-added,...


Jul 24, 2014, 07:45 ET 2014 McGladrey Manufacturing & Distribution Monitor: Food and Beverage Report

The food and beverage industry is a dynamic sector with an appetite for growth and innovation. As developing and vibrant as it is, however, the...


Jul 22, 2014, 07:45 ET Avoiding post-closing disputes: Protecting the value of transactions

Business acquisitions and dispositions are complex transactions with increased potential for disagreements, as well as subsequent costly and...


Jul 03, 2014, 04:10 ET 2014 McGladrey Manufacturing and Distribution Monitor: Plans to add jobs amid growing optimism

According to the 2014 McGladrey Manufacturing and Distribution Monitor, nine out of 10 executives at small and mid-size manufacturing and...


Jun 19, 2014, 07:45 ET The power of xRM: Extending CRM functionality and business relationships

Customer relationship management (CRM) solutions are evolving, with new strategies to further integrate critical business processes. McGladrey's...


Jun 05, 2014, 01:42 ET Are ZIP code data collection suits the latest litigation trend?

February 2014 marked the three-year anniversary of the California Supreme Court opening the doors to class-action litigation against retailers for...


Jun 03, 2014, 12:41 ET HIPAA/HITECH critical security measures and best practices

Security measures related to the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act and Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical...


May 16, 2014, 06:33 ET Three key areas in vendor management platforms

As the economy improves and financial institutions search for ways to become more efficient, the use of outsourcing is increasing. McGladrey's The...


May 09, 2014, 07:45 ET Merger and Acquisition Trends in Health Care

As health care organizations continue to struggle with the issues of reimbursement and the costs of technology and compliance, mergers and...


Apr 23, 2014, 07:45 ET McGladrey Shares Three Government Tech Trends for 2014

Big data, transparency and mobility are frequently heard technology buzz terms, but what do they truly mean for government entities? McGladrey's...


Apr 22, 2014, 02:22 ET What does Big Data mean to you?

Big Data is one of the most frequently heard buzz words in technology today. How does an educational or governmental organization tackle the...


Apr 17, 2014, 02:18 ET Controller's face new challenges from many directions

As the CFO assumes more of a strategic role in many companies, the controller's responsibilities are also evolving and becoming even more critical....


Apr 11, 2014, 08:00 ET Mobile banking should be a strategy, not an app

Banks tend to group the wealth of apps and other mobile tools that allow remote check deposit, online bill payments and other customer services into...


Apr 09, 2014, 01:44 ET Four primary approaches to sales and use tax, one big discussion for remote sellers

The internet has transformed the consumer products space over the past 10 years and accelerated the trend toward remote purchasing. According to the...


Apr 01, 2014, 07:45 ET 2014 McGladrey Financial Institutions Systems Survey offers findings on core systems

In today's complex financial and regulatory environment, banks must ensure that their core systems and processes are secure while meeting business...


Mar 31, 2014, 11:04 ET How can your organization get the most out of your ERP system?

Enterprise resource planning (ERP) platforms are meant to provide powerful competitive advantages. However, McGladrey's ERP optimization best...


Mar 18, 2014, 01:18 ET What's the best-kept secret to improved medical billing?

With the many pressures facing today's health care practitioners, running an efficient and profitable physician practice or medical group business is ...


Mar 17, 2014, 05:50 ET Is your supply chain adding value - or costing you money?

McGladrey's Optimizing your supply chain to counter rising costs and improve processes explains what a healthy supply chain allows a company to do....


Feb 27, 2014, 07:45 ET Is your retail business evolving with your customers?

Omnichannel is the often-used description for success in retail, but using it effectively truly separates the winners and losers. Retailers need to...


Feb 25, 2014, 02:35 ET Should "long-term care" be on the top line?

The demand for senior and long-term care continues to rise as the U.S. senior population grows. According to the Department of Health and Human...


Feb 07, 2014, 07:00 ET McGladrey explains SEC ramp up to 4,000 exams - - is your fund ready?

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has added more examiners and is significantly increasing exam activity. Any hedge or private equity fund ...


Jan 16, 2014, 07:45 ET Six focus areas when comparing enterprise resource planning costs

Deciding which enterprise resource planning (ERP) platform to purchase is complex. ERP platforms can have similar functionality but different...


Dec 23, 2013, 07:45 ET Data breaches are up - what can you do now to protect your data?

The 2013 McGladrey Manufacturing & Distribution Monitor Report finds less than one in four executives feels that their information is at risk; yet...


Dec 21, 2013, 11:15 ET Data breaches are up - what can you do now to protect your data?

The 2013 McGladrey Manufacturing & Distribution Monitor Report finds less than one in four executives feels that their information is at risk; yet...