It’s the Corporate Culture That Binds Us Together

There are certain strategic ingredients including a vision, mission statement and core values that bind a company together. When starting out I had a hard time grasping the significance of spending time on defining these areas. After all, I knew the reason for doing...

Be Aware of Cultural Differences to Get Ahead in Business

At Corbett, Duncan & Hubly we work with privately held organizations all around the globe on a regular basis. Because of that, it is important that we are aware of cultural differences in business etiquette. One of our strongest markets is our Japanese market. By...

Making a difference – without the billable hour

At CDH, we believe difference makers inspire, innovate and improve our world. We want to be difference makers for our customers and for our people. How are we doing that? For one, we are innovating the model of how a traditional CPA and consulting firm operates. As of...

Remember to Keep it Personal in the Age of Technology

I have to face it. We now live in a world of virtual connectivity (words I had never heard of ten years ago).  A recent blog post was written by our IT Director, Jeff Hays; so to show you we have a well-rounded firm that caters to all levels of technology users, I am...

A Company that Focuses on Mutual Trust and Meaningful Relationships

What inspires me most is that we are a company that focuses on mutual trust and meaningful relationships with our team members and our clients. In 1996, CDH started as a very small 8-person accounting firm in Arlington Heights. What we could rely on at that time was...

Enjoy the Scenery, Get Healthier, and Be More Productive

Spring has arrived!  Instead of sitting around a conference table, I just thought I could use a break and get outside for my meetings.  We are lucky to be in a location where we have a great park with a trail path in front of our building.  Many people have fitness...