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Cleveland ClinicCleveland Clinic’s new CEO is poised to confront health care’s greatest threats

Dr. Tomislav Mihaljevic conveys a sense of the calm, the strength, the wisdom and the leadership he will need to lead the Cleveland Clinic into the future.

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AncoraFred DiSanto’s passion to win runs deep

Close friends describe him as wicked smart, tenacious and extremely talented. Fred DiSanto uses his extraordinary gifts to win and help others do the same.

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Fred DiSanto’s passion to win runs deep

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2018 Corporate College Smart 50 Awards

All of this year’s Smart 50 honorees have made a difference in their organizations and in the region. Their positive impact on employment has reinvented the Northeast Ohio landscape into one of the most up-and-coming business regions in the country.

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2018 Corporate College Smart 50 Awards

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RPM Inc.RPM’s Frank Sullivan builds on his father’s legacy with more than 100...

The most important dealmaking lessons Frank C. Sullivan has learned in his career have come from his father, Thomas, who was involved in more than 100 transactions during his career at RPM International Inc. Through all the years, dealmaking has been an integral part of the company’s growth strategy.

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Growth through acquisitions: What strategic buyers need to know

For companies that want to grow their topline, and hopefully their bottom line, acquisition can be the easiest path, says John Troyer of Ciuni & Panichi. However, strategic buyers need to make the right moves to ensure a ROI.

Ohio supports food and agribusinesses working to meet consumer demands

The food industry is in a period of disruption, but Ohio has created a system that marries local economic development with regional- and state-level programs, says JobsOhio's Joe Needham.

How positioning your business for longevity can increase its value

Preparing your company for longevity maximizes the likelihood of a successful exit in terms of price and overall outcome, says Skoda Minotti's Sean Saari.

How banking locally benefits your business, the economy

A good banker should be familiar with not only your industry, but also your local economy.

Every organization should promote a culture of continuous improvement

It’s common to talk about quality and continuous improvement in the context of manufacturing. Methodologies such as ISO, lean and Lean Six Sigma are a means to improve business efficiency and effectiveness. When done well, the end result is a better experience for customers and employees, and bottom-line benefits to the organization. But continuous improvement […]