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2015 Cascade Capital Corp. Business Growth Awards

Congratulations to all of Cascade Capital Corp.’s 2015 Business Growth Award winners on a job well done. Thank you too for your continuing role in supporting and revitalizing our local and regional economy through your sustained growth and investment.

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2015 Cascade Capital Corp. Business Growth Awards

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Akron Children’s HospitalHow Akron Children’s Hospital saved millions on construction and improved outcomes...

Behind the scenes of the redesigned campus and state-of-the-art facility is a process that not only shaved money and time off the project, but has been a conduit for meaningful internal changes.

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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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LEBRON INC. Sports superstar. Philanthropist. Businessman.

A Northeast Ohio native, LeBron James is one of the most recognizable athletes in the world. His rare athletic gifts were summed up by an ESPN writer as possessing “the ballhandling skills and court vision of Magic Johnson, the size of Larry Bird. … the elevation and balance of (Michael) Jordan, the open-court speed of Isiah Thomas but the power of Charles Barkley.”

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A new tool to combat consumer fraud

Credit and debit cards using chip technology (also known as EMV) are becoming the security standard in the U.S., offering another layer of protection for both individual and corporate consumers.

Is auctioning alcohol at your event breaking the rules?

SeibertKeck's Karl Henley reveals what you can and can’t do with alcohol at your events, and whether your insurance is covering these activities.

How to attract and retain talent in manufacturing and distribution

There is a lot of great talent out there. But to attract them, manufacturers must get better at presenting the value of working at their company. BDO USA, LLP's Stacy Feiner discusses how to develop a talent management system.

Higher penalties, longer inspections from OSHA will be the new normal

OSHA will increase its penalty rates by 80 percent and make annual cost-of-living increases in penalty rates. Spooner, Inc.'s Richard Artino has what you need to know about OSHA’s new penalties and approach.

A look at how banking in the community helps stimulate the local economy

Ralph Lober, president and CEO at Consumers National Bank, on how banking locally benefits your business and your community.