Middle-Market Trends

McGladrey’s Brusuelas Optimistic on Second Half

Economic trends point to a strong year for the middle market, according to McGladrey Chief Economist Joe Brusuelas in a podcast interview with Middle Market Growth Editor Deborah Cohen.

Are Your Leaders Prepared for Growth?

The founder of Summit Leadership Partners shares tips for midsize companies that want to improve their leadership strategies.

Questionable Character Can Be Costly

When evaluating potential employees, character is just as important to assess as skills and knowledge, so why don't businesses put it front and center in the hiring process?

LinkedIn: A Modern Tool for M&A Due Diligence

LinkedIn can be a valuable source of information prior to a merger, but users should mitigate against several anonymity risks before accessing information on social media sites.

Surprisingly Effective M&A Platform—The ESOP

ESOPs expert Mary Josephs outlines the benefits of the employee stock ownership structure through the lens of M&A.