Monthly Archives: May 2016

Global Markets Charged Higher Over the Week

Financial News and Portfolio Management Discussion through May 28th Global markets charged higher over the week on stronger economic news and a better comfort level with the Fed’s potential interest rate moves. For the week, the S&P 500 jumped 2.2% … Continue reading

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Ep 5 – People Are Your Greatest Asset. How Does Your HR Program Grow and Retain Staff?

In this Lead. Learn. Thrive. podcast episode, Raffa’s Tom Adams talks with Raffa Partners Simone Putnam and Patricia Williams about the role human resources professionals play in helping great organizations thrive. Executives often say their people are their greatest asset, … Continue reading

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How to Go From Contracts Turmoil to Smooth Sailing

By Hector Ball, Raffa Technology It is very easy to get in trouble when dealing with the complexities of contract and subcontract management if your organization is not using the right tools. Information comes from many different people, projects and … Continue reading

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US Existing Home Sales Rose in April

Financial News and Portfolio Management Discussion through May 21st US stocks were flat for the week as investors focused on the Fed’s next interest rate increase. The S&P 500 rose 0.3%, but the Dow declined 0.2% for the week. Internationally, … Continue reading

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Putting Dynamics Management Reporter to Work for You

By Troy Minor, Raffa Technology Standing at the door to your office is a manager who wants to know why the expenses for her department for the month are 20 percent over budget. You accept the request for more information … Continue reading

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US Consumers’ Spending Increased to Highest Level in Over a Year

Financial News and Portfolio Management Discussion through May 14th US stocks fell for the third straight week on weak earnings reports. The S&P 500 was off 0.5% and the Dow fell 1.2% for the week.   Internationally, Europe rose 0.9% and … Continue reading

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Building a Reliable and Safe Wireless System on Campus

By Jeffrey Mullienix, Raffa Technology Everyone in your office expects a flawless wireless experience. Staff bring personal phones and iPads to the office. Conference room wifi must work well for staff members and guests. When your business clients come to … Continue reading

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