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2014 EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ Northeast Ohio Awards

Since 1986, EY has celebrated the entrepreneurial spirit of men and women who have followed and achieved their dreams. These […]

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Sandridge Food CorpPeas in a Pod: Bill Frantz’s exit from Sandridge Food Corp. leaves friend Mark...

Bill Frantz was a tax guy. He had no idea that he was about to become a potato salad guy.

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Bill Frantz (left) and Mark Sandridge, Sandridge Food Corp.

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The Will to Win … Northeast Ohio’s Smart 50

Introducing the leaders of the region’s Smart 50 companies presented by Corporate College Cuyahoga Community College, a member of the […]

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Stark State CollegePara M. Jones engages Stark State College staff and the business community to keep...

Stark State College is focused on preparing students and graduates for the jobs that exist in its environment, says Para […]

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Simple steps that can help you and your employees manage your wealth 

Many employers are working harder than ever to help employees develop responsible habits when it comes to managing their money. When your people are in a good place financially, it can only help them to be a more productive worker at your company. “A lot of the education isn’t and shouldn’t be around the 401(k) […]

What you need to know when you enter into a borrowing agreement

Lender liability is a general term that encompasses a number of claims that can be asserted by a borrower against its lender. Each party is required to sign a contract to act in such a way that would not deprive any other party of the benefits of the contract. Although this is the standard for commercial loan agreements, the reality is not always so straightforward.

How to stay compliant with out-of-state taxes and minimize penalties

States are hungry for revenue, which means nexus questionnaires that determine the connection required for a state to be able to levy a tax on a person or company are on the rise.

Don’t wait to plan for coming health care reform changes

Businesses have been playing the health care reform waiting game, complying when necessary but otherwise holding off on planning for future regulations with the hope that there will be another postponement. In the interim, insurance companies are allowing employers that like their current benefits program to extend it. But that will not last.

How to protect your business from internal, external and data security fraud

Fraud is a crime that hides in the shadows. The adversaries often go to great lengths to cover their tracks, and businesses may not realize what they are up against, making it difficult for them to fight it and protect their assets.