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The brackets are out, so March Madness has officially begun. Hoops mania is spreading rapidly as basketball fans are traveling to games, filling out their brackets and buying snacks for watching the games on TV. The Men’s NCAA basketball tournament tips off Tuesday night, but most fans won’t be downloading the “boss button” or coming up with exotic excuses to miss work until Thursday and Friday.[…] Continue Reading »
This post was written by Cindy Kraft, the CFO Coach, who is a career and personal-brand strategist for CFOs and corporate finance executives.
SmartPulse — our weekly nonscientific reader poll in SmartBrief for CFOs — tracks feedback from leading CFOs and senior finance executives. We run the poll question each Wednesday in our e-newsletter.
Last week, we asked: What do you think of March Madness?[…] Continue Reading »
Last week, we asked: Does your company allow March Madness pools among employees?
- No, but the policy isn’t enforced, 40%
- Yes, we encourage it, 39%
- Yes, but not for money, 11%
- No, and we’re strict about enforcing the policy, 10%
I always find it fun to ask if something is not allowed “but isn’t enforced.” Turning a blind eye to an action you know is going on but isn’t allowed doesn’t suddenly give your company immunity or anything.[…] Continue Reading »