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Plant Construction Co. LPChris Rivielle has taken a different approach to employee development at Plant...

Rivielle liked a lot of what he saw when he became CEO at Plant Construction, but felt there were still some areas to improve. He wanted to create a culture where employees would have a deeper understanding of how things work in the business.

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A case for commercializationThe Ohio State University builds bridges from research to industry

The Ohio State University is a tremendous resource in terms of research and thought leaders that help businesses grow and thrive. The challenge, however, can be getting that research into the hands of companies.

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Anthem Blue Cross Blue ShieldSmart Women 2016: Redefining success every step of the way

Success doesn’t just show up at the door. That’s why one of our strongest commitments is giving women the tools they need to go get it.

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A new dayThe Allegheny County Airport Authority ignites under Cassotis’ leadership

CEO Christina Cassotis' enthusiasm and drive has pumped new life into the Allegheny County Airport Authority. Here’s how she has shed new light on the future.

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An effective loss control program can safeguard a company, boost productivity

Loss control should be part of the daily operating plan of your business as a means to protect the hard work of you and your employees. There are unique loss exposures for each and every business and an effective loss control program can help reduce, prevent or avoid losses.

How to improve your business cash flow with an SBA loan

When you compare an SBA loan to a conventional loan, you’re going to find more attractive terms with an SBA loan. SBA financing can benefit your organization’s cash flow equation by allowing for debt consolidation and refinance as well as financing working capital, says Romona Davis of Ridgestone Bank. Here's how.

Simple, visible moves help in achieving a culture of wellness

Small changes, big results — that’s not always how things work, especially when it comes to health and wellness. But, in terms of the workplace, small changes can often do the most to encourage a culture of wellness, says Dr. Michael Parkinson of UPMC Health Plan.

How to help employees manage their chronic health conditions

Chronic health conditions are some of the most costly causes of death in this country, but many are very preventable, says Veronica Hawkins of Medical Mutual. Learn about the programs being offered in the market to help people manage their chronic health conditions, and how organizations can benefit as well.

What’s in store for your commercial insurance renewal in 2016?

With political uncertainty and stock market declines, CEOs and CFOs are wondering how these factors will affect their risk management costs and ability to secure competitive insurance options. Marshall Wunderlich of Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. discusses trends in the property and casualty markets.