• Troubled Atlanta biomedical company MiMedx to slash 240 jobs, EY quits as auditor

    7 days ago - By Biz Journals

    Troubled Atlanta biomedical company MiMedx Group Inc. said Wednesday it will slash its workforce by approximately 240 full-time employees, or 24 percent of its total workforce.
    MiMedx also said accounting firm Ernst & Young LLP has resigned as the company's auditor effective immediately.
    Of the jobs being cut, about half are sales personnel, MiMedx said. The cost reductions also include various non-employee expenses. As a result of the realignment program, MiMedx said, its expects...
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  • 7 questions to help you figure out if it's time to quit your job to start your own business

    7 questions to help you figure out if it's time to quit your job to start your own business

    7 days ago - By Fast Company

    There's a ton of risk. But the potential for reward can be oh so alluring. Answer these seven questions to see if you're ready for entrepreneurship.
    Quitting your day job to be your own boss, set your own hours, and make your own decisions sounds like a dream come true for anyone stuck in a job they hate. Striking out on your own sounds like the perfect solution to your workday woes. But, after the initial enthusiasm, the downside starts to sink in. Starting your own business means leaving a regular paycheck and tossing benefits aside. There's a ton of risk. But the potential for reward...
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