Category Archives: Management


Measuring ROI: Using the Payback Approach

Guest post by Jon Allen, Chief Compliance Officer, Bank of American Fork   The goal of financial management in a company is to maximize the value of the company’s stock.  Managers need ways to determine whether a project being considered … Continue reading

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Manager Skills Series: Increase Productivity Through Employee Development

Guest post by Ken Burnett, VP/Director of Training and Business Development This series is written from experience and is part of Bank of American Fork’s management training program.  The program embraces the philosophy that management is a skill-based job, and … Continue reading

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Invest in Yourself with SBA Loans

Guest Post by Dale Gunther, Vice Chairman of the Board, People’s Utah Bancorp Could your business benefit from the still-low commercial real-estate prices? Let me tell you about one business that did. Recently, one of Bank of American Fork’s small … Continue reading

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Legal Traps in Social Media: What Every Business Should Know

Guest post by John Rees, Attorney, Callister Nebeker & McCullough As of March 2012, there were 901 million monthly active users on Facebook. Although the stock of Facebook has experienced a roller-coaster ride, which has mostly been on the first … Continue reading

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Announcing New Service to Collect Online Payments

Bank of American Fork today rolled out ExpressCollect® , an online solution that allows businesses to accept online payments or donations directly from their customers’ bank accounts or credit cards. The service is ideal for organizations that do not have … Continue reading

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Creating a Company Problem-solving Culture

Guest post by Richard H. Tyson, President, CEObuilder One of the most predictable expectations that CEOs and other executives have for their employees is to be “problem solvers.” That said, we have found that the typical company culture often falls … Continue reading

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Manager Skills Series: Organizational Communication: Getting It Right

Guest post by Ken Burnett, VP/Director of Training and Business Development, Bank of American Fork This series is written from experience and is part of Bank of American Fork’s management training program.  The program embraces the philosophy that management is … Continue reading

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Branding, Business Names and an Introduction to Trademarks

Guest post by John Rees, Attorney, Callister Nebeker & McCullough In today’s challenging economic environment, businesses are looking for ways to improve their competitive advantage. One important way to do this is through branding. Branding consists of sending a uniform message to … Continue reading

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How an Accountant Can Help Your Business

Does your business need an accountant? Most small-business owners are the chief executive officer, chief financial officer and chief marketing officer all at once when starting a new venture. As the business grows, it is inevitable that the owner will … Continue reading

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The Financial Benefits of a Workplace Health Program

Guest post by Hannah Pulham Evidence shows that implementing health programs into a workplace setting benefits not just the employee but the employer. These benefits include improved staff morale, increased productivity, better team work, higher job satisfaction and stronger consistent … Continue reading

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