Press Release – Examiner – Evaluate and Stay Focused

Article menu>> Matt BeemPresident, Hartsook Companies, Inc.  Evaluate and stay focused<SATURDAY, May 03, 2008Saturday, December 26, 2008I’ve been thinking about Lifesaver’s Story Books this holiday season. Growing up, the book-like packages of differently flavored candies were a Christmas stocking staple.Early on, I’d go straight for the Mixed Fruit rolls. During middle school, I developed a taste…

Press Release – Examiner – Keep on Investing in People

Article menu>> Matt BeemPresident, Hartsook Companies, Inc.  Keep on investing in people<SATURDAY, May 03, 2008Saturday, December 12, 2008It’s time to set the record straight: The world isn’t coming to an end. You might think otherwise if certain nonprofit organizations were your only source of information.One hospital canceled its campaign for fear its donors would stop giving.…

Press Release – Examiner – Make a Habit

Article menu>> Matt BeemPresident, Hartsook Companies, Inc.  Make a habit of philanthropy<SATURDAY, May 03, 2008Saturday, October 3, 2008I rarely read airline magazines. There’s always a briefcase of work to keep me busy while traveling from point to point.Until earlier this week.  A first-row seat on a flight from Harrisburg, Penn., to Detroit kept my bag in an…

Press Release – Examiner – Earning, Saving, Teaching

Article menu>> Matt BeemPresident, Hartsook Companies, Inc.  Earning, saving, teaching<SATURDAY, May 03, 2008Saturday, November 14, 2008We entered a new era last weekend.On Saturday, Kate and I introduced a work and reward system to our kids. Now, after completing weekly chores, they receive allowances.I’ve wanted to take the step for several years and was sure our plan…