Category: Turnaround Management

Read the Fine Print: May Jobs Report Paints Inaccurate Picture of Unemployment Rate

The May jobs report from the Bureau of Labor Statistics was surprisingly strong judging from the headline numbers. As Michael Eisenband of FTI Consulting explains, a more thorough reading of the report shows that the unemployment rate was not entirely accurate. He points out the discrepancies and explains how this “economic happy talk” could lead to painful results in the long-term.

The Other Side: Considerations for the Post-Pandemic Economy

Regardless of when the economy reopens, businesses need to contend with a slew of factors to ensure they succeed on the other side of the COVID-19 pandemic. Jim Bowie, William H. Henrich and Frederick Langer of Getzler Henrich and Associates go through some of the most important elements to consider, including demand, inventory and the supply chain.

Monetizing Intangible Assets in Insolvency: Protecting and Maximizing IA Value Before it Slips Away

Intangible assets (IA) can be a company’s most valuable property in insolvency. But unlike other collateral, these can include copyrights, source code, trademarks and domain names. Rapid changes in technology can lower the value of these assets before a sale is concluded. David Johnson, Joshua Pichinson and Martin Pichinson explain how to protect IA during a wind down and monetize the value before it slips away.