If you are establishing a Minnesota enterprise in any field, the first step on your journey involves choosing the most appropriate business structure. There are several structures to consider, including:
Although national divorce rates are showing a downward trend, last year's figures indicate that 9.7 percent of Minnesota marriages ended in divorce. Many myths have emerged that fuel anxiety about this stressful process. Dispelling these myths can banish unwarranted fears and educate those experiencing or contemplating divorce.
A will is an important tool that allows you to determine how your assets are organized and distributed once you pass away. It also names a suitable executor to carry out your wishes in this regard. A will is particularly important if you have minor children, as you can name guardians and a trusted person to take care of your property until the children are older.
In recent years, fathers have become more involved than ever in post-divorce parenting. Today, many divorced, noncustodial dads share decision-making power and responsibilities over aspects of their children's lives. This is a far cry from the situation in decades gone by where divorced fathers typically saw their children every other weekend and during vacations.
Steve Ballmer, longstanding CEO of Microsoft, recently announced his intention to relinquish his position at the software giant by August 2014. The company's board of directors is already reported to be narrowing the list of candidates and aiming to have a successor in place by the end of this year. Ballmer's successor would be responsible for managing the company's transition as it begins to focus on devices and services, integrating the newly acquired Nokia mobile phone business and continuing to run the company.