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Grit in leadership is key, here’s how to build it

These past two years have been challenging.  A global pandemic with disheartening resurgences, political unrest over civil liberties and our nation’s direction, economic strains and a palpable social angst extending from our communities into the heart of our families.    We’re tired.  It’s reminded me that the most pivotal periods of our lives are often those tough circumstances requiring grit: unwavering focus of mind and spirit, unyielding courage, a faithful ...

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What the ‘Build Back Better’ plan could mean for you

In December of 2017, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) was signed into law. Only four years later, another piece of major tax legislation is expected to be enacted. Like the TCJA, proposed 2021 tax legislation would be far-reaching and only require a simple majority in the Senate. Recently, the U.S. House Ways and Means Committee released the latest version of President Biden’s Build Back Better plan. As a proposal, it’s likely ...

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