Articles

February 6th, 2020

The ServiceMaster Story: Navigating Tension between People and Profit

Albert M. Erisman, Hendrickson Publishers (January 2020) When the Business Roundtable announced, in August 2019, that businesses should no longer have a singular focus on profit, analysts asked: How do businesses deal with the “quick-buck” pressures from Wall Street? One answer lies in The...

April 7th, 2015

Minimum Wage: Justice or Good Business?

EDITOR'S NOTE: The minimum wage conversation heated up during the last political cycle and is likely to be a topic of debate in the 2016 presidential campaign. Many people gravitate toward government staying out of business. However, as our country continues to drift away...