Challenging the Traditional Tuition Model

Traditional tuition models are being challenged by many who see the rising cost of tuition as a potential impediment to those wishing to pursue a college ... read more >

The Benefit of Tracking Key Performance Indicators (KPIs)

The development and monitoring of Key Performance Indicators (“KPIs”) is a concept that has been around for quite some time. However, there ... read more >

DOL Delays Applicability of Fiduciary Rule, but the Horse is Out of the Barn...

The Department of Labor has delayed by 60 days the applicability date of the long-debated Fiduciary Rule. The rule was to be effective April 10 and now ... read more >

IRS Issues Documentation Requirements for Employee Benefit Plan Hardship Withdrawals

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By Donna Wolfson

In a February 23, 2017 memorandum to its agents, the IRS did an about-face regarding the documentation that plan participants must provide to enable them ... read more >

Will a Strategy of Exclusivity Be the Path to Success for Dick's Sporting Goods

About a month ago, Dick’s Sporting Goods (Dick’s) announced it was dropping 20% of its brand offerings. One wonders if this strategy shift ... read more >