TBI Duluth: A Residential and Community Services Success Story

TBI Duluth is a remarkable story. The company is comprised of two companies headquartered in Duluth, Minn.: TBI Residential and Community Services and Pathways to Achievement. TBI Residential and Community Services provides residential foster care services, operating 29 licensed homes for adults ages 18 and up. Pathways to Achievement provides high-quality home healthcare and support […]

Bradley Smith ATP, CMAAManaging Director/ Partner, Vertess

Member presentation to the U.S. East Coast and Central groups

Chris Goodrich, a Houston, Texas IR Global member, recently gave well-received 20-30 minute presentations to the virtual meetings of both the U.S. East Coast and U.S. Central regions.  The presentation reviewed the definition of value in different legal contexts as well as U.S. professional standards existing for business, real estate and other property appraisals and […]

Chris M. GoodrichPartner, Crady Jewett McCulley & Houren LLP

Business Metrics & Key Performance Indicators: Hitting Your Company Targets

While famed business management consultant Peter Drucker (a la the Drucker Institute), once said, “If you can’t measure it, you can’t improve it,” the challenge in 2021 is not a lack of metrics and data, but the overwhelming volume of them. Whether it is the influx of voluminous and complex business data from advanced IT […]

Jack ChangManaging Director, DGP Capital

Nurturing Women Leaders to Strengthen the Human Services Industry

There is a struggle these days to find reliable and competent leadership. In many ways, the human services industry exemplifies the challenge. Despite an abundance of books, speeches, and guides that focus on the creation of good leaders, their absence persists. This persistence, however, is not a result of our inability to pull good leadership […]

Rachel BoyntonManaging Director, Vertess

Sprouse Shrader Smith joins IR as the exclusive Tax (Law) Member in Texas

IR Global, the world’s largest exclusive network of advisory firms is delighted to introduce Jack Howell III of Sprouse Shrader Smith has joined IR as our exclusive Tax (Law) Member in Texas. Sprouse Shrader Smith continues to expand its services through experienced attorneys and staff who share the firm’s dedication to providing effective legal services to its clients. […]

J.F. Jack Howell IIIMember, Sprouse Shrader Smith

Construction Project Litigation During COVID-19

As the COVID-19 pandemic approaches the one-year mark in Texas, the effects of the pandemic on the construction industry are still being felt. Construction companies continue to face challenges in keeping job sites active, productive, and safe for contractors and employees. Texas may be recovering slowly as vaccine distribution has been delayed and new, more contagious virus […]

Paul HeyburnLitigator, MehaffyWeber