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RPM Inc.RPM’s Frank Sullivan builds on his father’s legacy with more than 100...

The most important dealmaking lessons Frank C. Sullivan has learned in his career have come from his father, Thomas, who was involved in more than 100 transactions during his career at RPM International Inc. Through all the years, dealmaking has been an integral part of the company’s growth strategy.

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Solid footingRocky Brands focuses on core business under Jason Brooks’ leadership

As the dust settles on the Rocky Brands corporate management shake-up, the company has renewed focus and a fourth-generation Brooks at the helm.

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Leroy M. Ball steers Koppers in a new direction with transparency

Over three years of Leroy M. Ball’s leadership, Koppers went from questions about whether the company would survive to its most profitable year yet. Learn what it took to engineer this turnaround.

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2018 Smart Culture Awards

Culture is the essence and lifeblood of an organization. Culture establishes the energy within an organization and heavily influences the happiness, success and connection employees experience.

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2018 Smart Culture Awards

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C-level succession planning for middle-market companies

Tyler A. Ridgeway, director of the Human Capital Resources practice at Kreischer Miller, explores how middle-market companies can ensure successful leadership transitions.

Integrating utilization and case management for optimal results

Medical management programs, which integrate utilization management and case management, can provide an integrated approach to managing an employee's total health. HealthLink's Amy Cleveland discusses how to do this.

Cash management tips help business owners add efficiencies

Cash management is a contact sport. You can’t leave it to chance, says Ciuni & Panichi's Mike Klein. Follow these tips to keep your cash management a priority.

Your accountant is more than a number cruncher

Your accountant is really a business partner, so make sure they’re clued in to your plans so they can be more responsive to your needs. Clarus Partners' Cheryl A. Fields shares how business owners can get the most out of their accountants.

Maximize the efficiency of your technology with vendor management

As organizations grow, departments invest in technology and applications to support that growth. But without quality vendor management, Blue Technologies’ Ryan Coleman says you may have overlapped services or a less than ideal vendor.