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A look inside the world of M&A from leaders who have seen it all

Every entrepreneur has a different approach and a unique way of viewing the world. But at the end of the day, they all understand the power of relationships when it comes to making things happen.

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A look inside the world of M&A from leaders who...

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Anthem Blue Cross Blue ShieldSmart Women 2016: Redefining success every step of the way

Success doesn’t just show up at the door. That’s why one of our strongest commitments is giving women the tools they need to go get it.

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Smart Women 2016: Redefining success every step of the...

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Step2 Co.Christopher Quinn restored trust and unleashed creativity to drive Step2 Co. to...

When Christopher Quinn arrived as president and CEO at Step2 Co. in January 2015, he could feel the tension. This proud company had seen near constant turnover in recent years and Quinn sensed that employees didn't believe he would last any longer than the previous CEOs. So he set out to earn their trust.

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The 2016 Evolution of Manufacturing Awards

These 2016 honorees exemplify the energy and focus it takes to conquer all fronts in the war for talent. They never stop working for their business or their employees and recognize that there’s room for everyone to evolve together.

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The 2016 Evolution of Manufacturing Awards

Insights

How to marry hardware and software for smoother day-to-day operations

The market for technology has changed, but employers don’t see hardware and software coming together as one total solution. Blue Technologies' Curtis Verhoff discusses how to pair software solutions with your hardware to boost your efficiency, cost savings, ease of use and more.

Why you must invest in your business, and the tax credits that can help

A few helpful tax credits for businesses that have been made permanent or extended out several years.

Reduced expenses made easy and affordable with LED lighting retrofits

Replacing traditional lamps and controls to energy-efficient LED systems are one of the most affordable ways to lower your electric bill and sharpen your budget.

How to boost productivity and take steps that will grow your business

Hard work that doesn’t support your customers or generate revenue for your business is only going to get in the way of productivity, says Jon Park, chairman and CEO at Westfield Bank.

Biometric data could widen your exposure if you’re not cautious

Upgrading your security by using biometric data to strengthen security protocols can increase your risk of privacy litigation. Lucas Blower and Amanda Parker, Attorneys at Law at Brouse McDowell, explain the consumer and employee privacy implications of this trend.