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Cleveland CavaliersAn NBA title has only strengthened the Cavs platform to do great things

Len Komoroski has worked in a number of cities throughout his career in the professional sports and entertainment world. But he says Cleveland is tops when it comes to its commitment to philanthropy.

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With a brighter spotlight, it breeds responsibility. The question is what do you do with that opportunity?
With a brighter spotlight, it breeds responsibility. The question is what do you do with that opportunity?
An NBA title has only strengthened the Cavs platform...

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Medical Mutual of Ohio2016 Medical Mutual Pillar Award for Community Service

For nearly two decades, the Pillar Awards have recognized companies and their employees who have gone above and beyond to invest time and resources to strengthen the relationship between for-profits and nonprofits.

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2016 Medical Mutual Pillar Award for Community Service

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LeafFilterNorth Inc.Matt Kaulig is developing strong leaders at LeafFilter North Inc.

Culture is a critical factor in any company’s success and Matt Kaulig has taken steps to give employees at LeafFilter a great place to work, no matter where their office is located.

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Cascade Capital Corporation 2016 BUSINESS GROWTH AWARDS

Smart Business proudly presents this year's class of honorees for the Cascade Capital Corp. Business Growth Awards, recognizing companies in the Akron-Canton region that have established an enduring standard of excellence.

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Insights

Energy-efficient resolutions for the New Year

TPI's Karl Shaw outlines energy initiatives and purchasing strategies that can help your business thrive in the New Year.

Both parties need to be upfront when it comes to financial strategies

Brad Dickman of Stonebridge Wealth Strategies offers keys to building a better relationship with your financial professional.

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 ensure a smooth transition as your company automates its processes

Automation affords companies the opportunity to provide more efficient service to customers, but caution must be taken with the manner in which this efficiency is achieved, says Matthew Berthold, Executive Vice President and Chief Administrative Officer at Westfield Bank.

How to conduct a year-end review of your business technology performance

As you plan for 2017, and your upcoming technology needs, you should conduct an end-of-year review of your current business technology performance, says Paul Sems of Blue Technologies. This provides context, so you won’t feel so unsure when developing your future technology road map.