The No. 1 Lifelong Habit Of Warren Buffett: The 5-Hour Rule


I remember the first time I heard that Warren Buffett spends 80 percent of his time reading and thinking, and has done so for his entire career. I was even more surprised by how Buffett’s long-term business partner describes his weekly schedule: You look at his schedule sometimes and there’s a haircut. Tuesday, haircut day. That’s what … More The No. 1 Lifelong Habit Of Warren Buffett: The 5-Hour Rule

Natural Gas Is Still the King of Alternative Fuels


The alternative power choice that has made the deepest inroads into trucking and will remain a key player for years to come is natural gas. Whether in its more popular compressed (CNG) or liquefied (LNG) form, natural gas is proving to have staying power, even in the face of reasonably low and fairly steady diesel … More Natural Gas Is Still the King of Alternative Fuels

WIH Resource Group Identifies $2.5M of Savings Opportunities Through Forensic Assessment


The Business Challenge A leading global insurance company of highly specialized insurance coverage services in the waste and recycling industry, retained WIH Resource Group to conduct a foresenic assessment review of an $11M claim from one of its insured, a waste management company based in North America. The forensic assessment involved reviewing the insured’s claim … More WIH Resource Group Identifies $2.5M of Savings Opportunities Through Forensic Assessment

China Throws the Recycling Scam in the Trash


The opinions and views contained in this article are that of the author and not necessarily that of WIH Resource Group or its employees.  Every branch of government from Washington D.C. to your local town council, has spent a fortune convincing people that recycling is a magical process that turns your old pizza boxes into … More China Throws the Recycling Scam in the Trash

Solid Waste Ratemaking: The Whys and How


Cost of service studies are an essential tool in managing a solid waste agency in these uncertain times. They provide opportunities for introduction of smart technologies, cost optimization, improved customer service and long-term financial planning. Doing more with less has become a mantra within public-sector agencies. As a result, managers and other decision makers face … More Solid Waste Ratemaking: The Whys and How

Why Do a Survey? 10 Strong Reasons to Survey Your Customers


Your customers are an amazing source of information that’ll allow you to optimize the performance of your business in a strategic and smart way. The people who bought one of your products or services can tell you exactly what’s wrong and what can be done, and they can easily let you know what’s missing and … More Why Do a Survey? 10 Strong Reasons to Survey Your Customers