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Success Redefined: Smart Women breakfast and awards

The first Smart Women breakfast and awards will be Oct. 2. Check out the dynamic panelists who will discuss redefining success, as well as the 20 finalists being honored for their achievements.

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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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Cuyahoga Community CollegeBuilding a formula that works — The Family Business Achievement Awards

Family businesses are an important part of the fabric of our community. Here are the 2015 Smart Business Family Business Conference Awards.

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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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Self-funded health plans provide customization, control and cost savings

HealthLink's Abbe Mitzi discusses the benefits of self-funded health plans that are appealing to more employer groups.

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.