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By: Kendall Keller, Project Analyst  I am an admitted Excel geek.  Excel is a fundamental tool that seems to have been around forever due to its flexibility with relatively self-evident basic features, as well as many advanced functions. One of my favorite from the advanced category is VLOOKUP. For those unfamiliar with this life-changing function,…

At Management Solutions, we’re committed to providing a culture of excellence in all we do, a balance of hard work and play, and a commitment to family and community. On Friday, July 7, employees and their families gathered for an evening of fun at Management Solutions’ annual summer picnic and pool party. We also enjoyed…

Sarah Franklin, Project Manager at Management Solutions, will be going Over the Edge for single moms on August 26th.  Over the Edge puts on this fundraising event to raise money for the Restoration House (TRH), a local  nonprofit organization that helps restore single mothers and their children back to God’s good intent for their lives. Through…

The Fourth of July: a day where the taste of a juicy hot dog, the smoky scent of sparklers, and an overwhelming sense of patriotism fills the air. It is the day, 241 years ago, that 13 colonies legally declared independence and became a free nation. Our tenacious founding fathers were led by their integrity…

Management Solutions was proud to be part of the groundbreaking ceremony to start Phase 2 of The Village. Upon completion of The Village, TRH will expand capacity from 8 units to 25 units which will impact 140-160 single mothers and 280-320 children over the next 10 years. This will also decrease TRH’s cost per family per year…

By: Bridget Correll Waller Investing in the health and overall well-being of the community where you and your employees live, learn, work and play is not only good for business, but it also boosts company morale, encourages healthier lifestyles, and distinguishes you from competitors. Here are 10 things to consider when incorporating community service into…

from the desk of Misty Mayes, PMP, President It’s my opinion that people start businesses for one of two reasons: 1) to line the pockets of the owners or 2) to make the communities better than they were before they got there. At Management Solutions, we are definitely the latter. We are on purpose to…

Looking for a good summer read? If you happen to be visiting us or in the Hardin Valley area, stop by and check out a book from Management Solutions’ Little Free Library. The idea for the neighborhood library box came from employee MJ Sill. Fellow Management Solutions’ employee Bob Guthrie and his father then turned…

Knoxville, TENN. (June 26, 2017) –  Management Solutions has been awarded a 2017 Top Workplace by the Knoxville News Sentinel. The Top Workplaces lists are based solely on the results of an employee feedback survey administered by WorkplaceDynamics,LLC, a leading research firm that specializes in organizational health and workplace improvement. “We are particularly honored to…

The U.S. Small Business Administration announced last week that the federal government reached its small business federal contracting goal for the fourth consecutive year, awarding 24.34 percent in federal contract dollars to small businesses totaling $99.96 billion, an increase of over $9 billion from the previous year. “I am pleased to report that for the…