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Beverly Warren talks change leadership as Kent State University’s new president

Newly appointed Kent State University President Beverly Warren calculates the pace of change, which she calls the hardest piece of transition leadership.

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2014 Pillar Awards: Honoring greatness in the name of outstanding community service

2014 Pillar Awards: Honoring greatness in the name of outstanding community service

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Davey Tree Expert Co.Pat Covey and Davey Tree learn and grow through strategic acquisitions

Much of Davey Tree's tremendous growth can be attributed to acquisitions, a trend many in the company would not have believed possible just five years ago.

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Recognizing the companies that fortify our regional economyCascade Capital Corp.’s 20th Annual Business Growth Awards

Our coverage of the 43 Cascade Capital Corp. Business Growth Award winners for 2014.

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ACA compliance is made easier with HR information systems

As part of ACA compliance, employers this year will be required to report each employee’s monthly health insurance coverage status and hours as well as the cost of coverage and a benefits summary. One way to cope with the heavy compliance burden is with a human resource information system.

How to improve your company’s financial reporting and record keeping

The challenges small and midsize businesses face with financial reporting, and best practices for improvement.

What borrowers need to know as construction lending heats up

Exploring the lending environment for construction loans and the unique characteristics of the relationship between borrower and lender.

How to enhance your existing IT staff with managed services

How managed services can be designed to help existing IT staff be more productive and efficient.