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Why M&A deals in healthcare staffing will stay hot

May 22, 2018

By Neal England
Practice Leader – Human Capital Management

The growing healthcare staffing sector is poised for vibrant merger & acquisition activity over the next two years, as companies look to capitalize and strengthen their value propositions in the...

Consolidation trend underway in the coworking sector

May 7, 2018

By Neal England
Practice Leader – Human Capital Management

Coworking companies have become the latest hot targets for cross-border merger and acquisition activity as the sector seeks more global expansion opportunities.

In early April, Naked Hub, a regional...

Where will oil prices and supply-demand land by the end of 2018?

April 25, 2018

By Bryan Livingston and Paul Puri
Managing Partners

Just when you think things couldn’t get more interesting, they do.

The latest news that two Chevron officials detained in Venezuela last week could be charged with treason, a crime that carries a 30-...

Five trends to watch in the staffing industry

March 29, 2018

By Neal England
Practice Leader – Human Capital Management

The near-term and long-term outlook for the staffing industry looks prosperous, especially for firms specializing in healthcare and IT sectors, as a strong economy, tax reform and regulatory relief give...

Eight reasons why we feel good about the 2018 M&A climate

March 5, 2018

By Bryan Livingston
Managing Partner

It’s not one single thing but a confluence of conditions that have us feeling bullish about merger and acquisition deal flow and transaction size this year. And it’s not just one industry that will benefit.


What we said about oil & gas in 2017 was right on target

Jan. 17, 2018

By Bryan Livingston and Paul Puri
Managing Partners

Oil prices topped $61 a barrel as the New Year was barely three days old, in a price rise that we predicted last summer as other industry experts fretted that oil had dipped to $42. 

When prices...

U.S. shale’s influence to grow in 2018

By Paul Puri
Managing Partner

The oil & gas industry closed out 2017 on a strong note with increased confidence as crude oil prices rose late in the year, leading to higher rig counts and increased interest in shale plays beyond the popular Permian Basin.

Some shale oil...

Keystone XL: Good news as oil production ramps up in Western Canada

By Bryan Livingston
Managing Partner

Canadian oil producers have experienced their share of setbacks to expand pipeline capacity amid growing oil & gas production, but Nebraska’s recent approval of the Keystone XL has us feeling bullish about Western Canadian oil economics....

Guest Blog: Legally Speaking

How to maximize the value of your business when selling – Part 2

Editor’s Note: This blog is the second in a two-part series about legal issues that can impact the sales price of your business.

By Carrington, Coleman, Sloman & Blumenthal, LLP


How artificial intelligence could influence the workforce solutions industry

By Neal England
HCM Practice Leader

“I’m sorry Dave, I’m afraid I can’t do that.” — HAL 9000, a supercomputer capable of recognizing human feelings in the epic 1968 sci-fi film “2001: A Space Odyssey.”

Fast forward to today: Artificial intelligence (AI) is reshaping...


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