Monthly Archives: August 2016

Ep 8. – So, What Makes Great Organizations “Great” Anyway?

In this Lead. Learn. Thrive. podcast episode, Raffa’s Karen Schuler, Managing Director, Search, Transition & Planning, talks with Tony Cancelosi, President and CEO of the Columbia Lighthouse for the Blind, as he shares his experience running successful for-profit and nonprofit … Continue reading

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Durable Goods Orders Bounced Back in July

Financial News and Portfolio Management Discussion through August 27th Stocks fell over the week as investors saw an interest rate hike from the fed as more likely. The S&P 500 eased 0.7% and the Dow ticked down 0.8% for the … Continue reading

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Oil Rallied Over the Week

Financial News and Portfolio Management Discussion through August 20th US Stocks were relatively flat over the week as investors considered the potential for a Fed interest rate increase in September. The S&P 500 and Dow ticked down 0.1% for the … Continue reading

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US GDP Below Expectations

Stocks were mixed over the last week of July on corporate earnings and weaker economic reports. The S&P 500 was flat, while the Dow fell 0.7% for the week.  Abroad Japan was off 0.4% and Europe rose 0.5% for the … Continue reading

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