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In good handsThe Whitestone Group seizes opportunities with a can-do attitude

With a simple idea 16 years ago, John D. Clark Sr. has turned The Whitestone Group Inc. into a multi-million dollar business with 1,400 employees, thanks to hard work, word of mouth and a strong reputation.

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ZooskKelly Steckelberg has fallen in love with creating opportunity at Zoosk

Kelly Steckelberg doesn’t sit in an office at Zoosk. She’s out on the floor with her team and that’s just the way she likes it.

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Authentic leadershipAccion Labs demystifies its culture with transparency

Accion Labs has grown quickly, but in a service-based business, the ability to maintain quality is critical. It all comes down to maintaining the right work culture.

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The 2016 Family Business Achievement Awards

Cuyahoga Community College (Tri-C) and Smart Business present the 2016 Smart Business Family Business Conference, honoring achievement as a family business.

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The 2016 Family Business Achievement Awards

Insights

Utilization management: The effect of pre-admission and post-discharge planning on health and costs

Many employers and their health plan members assume that a utilization management program’s only goal is to approve or deny medical procedures and save costs for the health plan. But that's not the full story. Learn more about utilization management programs from Dr. Jay Moore of HealthLink, Inc.

Small investments that spur business growth

Roger Zona, president and founder of TPI Efficiency Consulting, talks about small changes that can make a big difference for businesses.

Breweries can be big business in Cleveland if you take the right approach

Craft breweries have become a popular destination point in Cleveland and surrounding neighborhoods, and all signs point to the trend only growing stronger.

Manufacturers should professionalize their sales and marketing for growth

Chris Peer, CEO of SyncShow discusses how manufacturers can professionalize their online sales and marketing presence for business growth.

How to speed up your hiring with paperless recruitment and onboarding

Sorting through resumes can be time consuming. PayBridge's Michael Tucker talks about how to use a recruitment and onboarding system to streamline hiring.