Published Articles

Kreischer Miller provides thought leadership in many industry areas and publishes articles of note frequently through our e-newsletter Looking Forward as well as The Leading Edge and other Interviews for several printed magazines.

 


Interviews

A Culture of Innovation: Key Factors Can Make the Difference Between Stagnation and Success

December 5, 2014

Christopher F. Meshginpoosh, Director, Audit & Accounting

Smart Business

This article originally appeared in the December 2014 issue of Smart Business Philadelphia magazine. Far too often, companies hope for an "aha" moment — viewing innovation as a sort of magical event that occurs out of thin…View

Global Venturing: How to Manage the Risks to Seize Opportunities to Go International

November 3, 2014

Michael A. Coakley, Director, Audit & Accounting

Smart Business

This article originally appeared in the November 2014 issue of Smart Business Philadelphia magazine. The reasons for a business to consider expanding internationally are many and compelling: the domestic market for its products…View

Deferred Compensation: Creative Packages Can Attract and Retain Valuable Key Employees

October 6, 2014

Lawrence G. Silver, Director, Tax Strategies

Smart Business

This article originally appeared in the October 2014 issue of Smart Business Philadelphia magazine. In today’s talent marketplace, deferred compensation is one tool to be considered if a company wants to attract — and retain…View

Filling An Important Role: How Boards of Directors Can Offer Insight and Help a Business Succeed

September 8, 2014

Stephen W. Christian, Managing Director

Smart Business

This article originally appeared in the September 2014 issue of Smart Business Philadelphia magazine. A formal board of directors is a basic tenet of a company’s governing documents. Most people understand the significance…View

 


Leading Edge

Leading Edge Fall 2014

October 30, 2014

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Leading Edge Winter 2014

January 10, 2014

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Looking Forward

Seven Strategies for Reducing the Net Investment Income Tax

December 9, 2014

Susan P. Stutzman, Director, Tax Strategies

Dec-14

This has been a quiet year for tax legislation. However, the relatively new Net Investment Income Tax (NIIT), which took effect in 2013, is still a challenge that causes angst for taxpayers. The NIIT is a 3.8 percent surtax;…View

Why the Founder is So Hard to Replace in a Family Business

December 9, 2014

Mario O. Vicari, Director

Dec-14

Family-owned businesses have the deck stacked against them when it comes to generational transitions. Many do not make it to the second generation and only the really good ones continue beyond that. The complexities of family…View

Looking Ahead: The 2015 Economic Forecast

December 9, 2014

Dec-14

As 2014 winds down, we look ahead to next year, filled with hope for a stronger economy. In many ways, 2014 has been a year of bad news around the globe – Ebola, aggressive action by the Islamic State and Russia, and racial…View

Are Your IT Systems Secure?

December 9, 2014

Sassan S. Hejazi, PhD, Director, Technology Solutions

Dec-14

There have been many IT security breaches in the past few months. The latest major attack targeted Sony and involved the use of malware to extract sensitive information such as employee social security numbers, salaries, and…View