November 14, 2016
This morning, for reasons associated primarily with the time change that occurred this weekend, it was lighter outside my window as my second alarm rang to get me going. After all, it was Monday morning and I needed to be heading off to work. It helped that the sun was shining on the bright leaves still clinging to the trees, and the frosty ground crisp and white would soon warm up to the 60 degree weather that has been promised to us this coming week.
May 23, 2016
Are you hiring someone to join your business team? A successful new hire is one who meets the necessary requirements, fits in well with other team members and brings value to the business. Quite often, we are asked to consult on hiring for key positions for our client companies. After all, we know their business, their systems and their needs and hopefully know their future growth plans. When interviewing candidates, take time to consider the following key areas and get the most out of your advertising dollars.
How to Empower Your Employees – Allow your workers to succeed; by building confidence and passion in your workplaceApril 12, 2016
If you are a small-business owner, you have probably learned several important lessons over time, including the fact that you simply cannot do everything yourself. It is not easy letting go and empowering employees to do meaningful work in your stead. It requires a high level of trust on both ends of the relationship.
April 5, 2016
As we near the end of busy season, for many it’s a time to a take a break and get a much needed rest with time off for vacation with family and friends. Others will be planning ahead to attend professional continuing education programs (CPE) to gain specialized industry training and skills.
March 25, 2016
March Madness may have a different meaning in the accounting world. There are tight deadlines to meet, clients to call back, and 4/15 is staring us down. However, at TeamDKB we try to embrace the spirit of March Madness. Deadlines to meet and clients to call back means we are busy and have the opportunity to continue providing great client service, which is always positive! We also try to have a little fun along the way!
March 22, 2016
Mid-year promotions were recently announced at DeJoy, Knauf & Blood. We had two team members promoted to manager and one team member promoted to supervisor! While our annual promotion day is August 1st, if team members show exemplary talent and skill we are excited to promote them early! It is our goal to continue growing not only our client base, but our talented team members as well.
March 1, 2016
TeamDKB spent a Friday night together at the Blue Cross Arena, joining a crowd of more than 7,000 to watch the Rochester Amerks play the Portland Pirates ending in a 2-1 overtime victory for our home team.
February 25, 2016
I was asked recently to give an informal presentation to our team about the different aspects of the day to day work that I do and why I do it. This was a great opportunity for me to stop and reflect on the purpose of my career, the purpose of our firm, and the impact we have on peoples’ lives.