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Leadership Spotlight: Ed Guttenplan, Managing Shareholder, Wilkin & Guttenplan P.C.

Brianna MarthMore By This Author Ed Guttenplan is the managing shareholder and co-founder of Wilkin & Guttenplan P.C., a New Jersey-based firm with over 80 employees. Founded in 1983, the firm focuses in various niche areas and is continually honored as a best place to work – including being honored as a Best Places to […]
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You Want To Make Partner? Distinguish Yourself!

Tamera LoerzelMore By This AuthorWe often get asked from up-and-coming leaders what we think it will take for them to become partner. We believe that there are certain criteria and results an individual is expected to achieve to be considered for partnership. While some current partners in firms may argue that they’ll “know a partner […]
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Millennial Strategies For Taking Career Ownership

Brianna MarthMore By This AuthorMy ConvergenceCoaching team members and I have had a great three days attending the BDO Alliance conference in Las Vegas, exploring the theme of innovation and how it applies in all areas of practice management. During the conference, Jennifer Wilson and I taught a super interactive session on bridging generational complaints […]
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Maximizing Motivation

Renee MoeldersMore By This AuthorFor most of our clients, the spring busy season is over (hooray!), and that creates some time and space to focus on yourselves and your firms. It’s my hope that you’ll use this time to renew your focus on your team members, too, by making a real effort get to know […]
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Leadership Spotlight: Colleen Murray, Director of Operations, Perkins & Co

Brianna MarthMore By This AuthorColleen Murray is the fiery, forward-thinking Director of Operations at Perkins & Co, based in Portland, OR. She oversees and sets strategy for the Human Resources Department and is responsible for all aspects of firm operations including cross-departmental projects, administration, implementation of strategic initiatives, and participating as a member of the […]
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