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Polycom Inc.Jeff Rodman and his team help bring people closer

The idea of gathering in a conference room and connecting with another party halfway around the world is commonplace today. Polycom helped make it happen. Learn how Jeff Rodman helped lead a team that changed the way business gets done.

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The spirit withinCharley Shin develops the people at Charleys Philly Steaks, Bibibop

Charley Shin and his leadership team have stayed true to their beliefs for nearly 560 Charleys and nine Bibibop restaurants, over the test of time.

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Mindset switchTeleTracking, Michael Gallup employ a long view to shape building blocks of change

The long view affects everything TeleTracking and its more than 350 employees do, including building new products as it migrates from a point solution provider to a provider focused on driving customer outcomes.

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Northeast Ohio’s 2016 Smart 50 Awards celebrate area’s top executives

For the third year, Corporate College and Cuyahoga Community College announces its Smart 50 Awards, presented by Smart Business. This year's field is exceptional.

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Insights

Consider putting a general power of attorney in place

Semanoff, Ormsby, Greenberg & Torchia, LLC.'s John T. Ort explains general power of attorney, how it should be structured and when it becomes effective.

Avoiding unethical sales practices that could cost you dearly

TPI Efficiency's Roger Zona defines slamming, and explains how to recognize it and how affected companies can be made whole if it happens to them.

How to make your franchise dream a reality with SBA financing

With the rise in franchise opportunities, there’s an increase in financing to support the franchise concept, including through the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA). Ridgestone Bank's Romona Davis discusses franchise financing and how SBA loans fit in.

The missing piece to building employee bench strength might be you

The talent management mistakes business owners make and how they can overcome those to strategically build bench strength. Insight from Stacy Feiner, business psychologist and anagement consultant at BDO USA, LLP.

How to prevent coverage gaps as your personal wealth increases

Why high net worth individuals need more or different types of insurance coverage. Tips from SeibertKeck's Kevin Franczkowski.