Top Two Reasons Business Succession Fails

By Lee Resnick, Resnick Associates The most critical action a business owner can take to assure the continuation of a business is implementing quality estate and succession planning. Although this may appear to be a rather simplistic task, the primary reasons that business owners and their families ultimately either lose their business or end up Read more about Top Two Reasons Business Succession Fails[…]

Save Money with These Five Energy Efficiency Tips

By Mike Lawshe Businesses that are open 24 hours a day, seven days a week, have to keep the lights on around the clock. They also have to maintain a comfortable temperature for customers. Those two things along means they’re constantly pulling energy from the grid. Fortunately, energy efficiency is becoming easier and business owners Read more about Save Money with These Five Energy Efficiency Tips[…]

Truckstop ADA Case Study

Dispelling myths about the American Disabilities Act is a top priority for Bradley Gaskins, chief operating officer of The McIntosh Group. Gaskins is an architect and an ADA expert. He has experience with over 2,500 projects in 23 years and his clients include some of the largest c-store and restaurant chains in the county. Gaskins is bringing his Read more about Truckstop ADA Case Study[…]

Truckstop Operators Conserve Energy with Big and Small Changes

By Tiffany Wlazlowski Five years ago, Iowa 80 needed to expand. The number of trucks and the number of customers coming through the facility each day were growing. And Iowa 80 wanted to maintain its competitive edge. After careful consideration and countless hours spent meeting with architects and maintenance personnel, owner Delia Moon Meier settled Read more about Truckstop Operators Conserve Energy with Big and Small Changes[…]