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The Squires Group, Inc. is working with local companies!

Tower Federal Credit Union is working with The Squires Group, Inc. to provide membership to our employees and our Independent Consultants! Tower Federal Credit Union has a holiday promotion going on that will deposit $50 into your new Prime Share account. They also offer all sorts of benefits once you become a TFCU member! Click… Read more »

Washington Gas/Washington Area Fuel Fund (WAFF) – Ice House Fundraiser

The Squires Group is one of sponsors for the 2nd Annual Washington Area Fuel Fund (WAFF) ‘Ice House’ Fundraiser, hosted by Washington Gas, to Support Families with Heating Assistance this winter. More than 30 years ago, Washington Gas and The Salvation Army partnered to establish the Washington Area Fuel Fund (WAFF) to help local residents… Read more »

Learn About Ways to Enhance Your Cybersecurity

A single cyberattack can be devastating to your business. Data can be stolen or compromised, systems can be taken hostage, and money can be stolen. Plus, just one incident can damage an organization’s credibility, particularly if the information that is taken belongs to your customers. Small and mid-size businesses are increasingly being targeted by cybercriminals,… Read more »

How to Motivate Your Software Engineers

While you can use a strong salary and solid benefits package to attract great software engineering candidates, compensation alone won’t motivate your employees over the long term. Instead, skilled professionals often examine a company’s culture and the presence (or lack) of intrinsic motivators when deciding whether to stick around. By understanding what your software engineers… Read more »

When Looking for a New Job Opportunity, Seek Out Transformational Leaders to Help Catapult Your Career

If you’re in the middle of a job search, your priorities usually circle around the role’s job duties, salary and similar aspects of the opportunity. However, by focusing on companies with transformational leaders as well, you give yourself a chance to move your career forward more quickly. What is Transformational Leadership? At its simplest, transformational… Read more »

What Are Some Digital Transformation Trends for 2019?

Digital transformation represents not only more technological shifts in an organization, but also fundamental changes regarding how technology, people and business intersect. As companies prepare for the new year, understanding what the future may hold in the area of digital transformation allows you to embrace the cutting edge, ensuring you can remain ahead of the… Read more »

How is AI Impacting Customer Service?

Over recent years, Artificial Intelligence (AI) has evolved from a thing of science fiction into a solution being employed by an increasing number of businesses. As natural language processing capabilities increase, AIs are becoming an integral part of more customer service experiences, allowing customers to gain access to critical information in a more efficient manner.… Read more »

Important Accounting Trends for 2019

With the new year on the horizon, new trends will emerge. In the accounting sector, technology is becoming increasingly ingrained, particularly as a means to increase overall operational efficiency. If you are wondering which accounting trends will leave the biggest mark in 2019, here are a few that are destined to make waves. Moving to… Read more »

How is IT Leadership Different?

Nearly all company leaders have to balance the needs of their team and the organization, while also taking their own goals into account. They need the ability to keep the big picture in mind at all times as well as the capacity to view situations from the perspective of another. While most leaders require the… Read more »

Tips for Effectively Managing a Multigenerational Workforce

Currently, the labor force includes four generations of workers. This makes learning to manage a multigenerational workforce more critical than ever, especially if you want to create a culture that promotes diversity and inclusion. When a workforce is united, it has the ability to be more successful. However, the different attributes associated with each generation… Read more »