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How Stanford University has evolved to become an even better proving ground for...

It’s safe to say that Stanford’s legacy of greatness when it comes to launching successful businesses is secure. But as the school entered the 21st century, there was room for improvement.

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Building a formula that works

Cuyahoga Community College is pleased to serve as the presenting sponsor for the 2015 Smart Business Family Business Conference as […]

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‘Everything we do on this floor — it’s because of this city’

Sports superstar. Philanthropist. Businessman. LeBron is the total entrepreneur.

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A dose of disciplineKara Trott and Quantum Health juggle high growth with a strategic approach

Big business step-ups in a compressed period of time aren’t unusual at Quantum Health. In fact, it’s more usual than not.

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A look at what happens when lawyers and judges are accused of misconduct

The majority of lawyers are decent, honorable men and women who approach their work with a high level of integrity. But as with any profession, there are some individuals who find their way into trouble.

Common investor behavioral biases and how to mitigate them

Investors often incorrectly make judgments based on personal beliefs, past events and preferences. These biases lead them away from rational, long-term thinking while focusing on only one aspect of a complex problem, often to the detriment of their financial success.

Why employers should worry that employees aren’t ready for retirement

While employees acknowledge they need to save for retirement, their behavior toward reaching that goal hasn’t changed, because employees don’t have money to save.

When do you need a business valuation?

It’s a common to say that your company is worth four times EBITDA, but that doesn’t take into consideration your industry, business risks, cash flow expectation, debt and more. Here's when you need a business valuation and the importance of it.

How to help employees with chronic health conditions

Living with a chronic illness is especially difficult for persons who need to work every day. Employers need to know how they can help employees as much as possible to lead normal, productive work lives.