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Vitamix Corp.Guiding principles / Jodi Berg blends passion, inspiration and the desire to make a...

Judging by the growth achieved by the manufacturer of the iconic Vitamix blender, it seems evident that President and CEO Jodi Berg makes sure that happens.

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2014 EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ Northeast Ohio Awards

Since 1986, EY has celebrated the entrepreneurial spirit of men and women who have followed and achieved their dreams. These […]

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Howard Hanna Real Estate ServicesCustomer-centric / ‘Hoby’ Hanna looks for core values when Howard Hanna Real...

When Howard Hanna Real Estate Services acquired Realty One in 2008 it was a deal that made Howard Hanna the fourth largest real estate company in the nation — and it also presented some daunting tasks.

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The Will to Win … Northeast Ohio’s Smart 50

Introducing the leaders of the region’s Smart 50 companies presented by Corporate College Cuyahoga Community College, a member of the […]

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Insights

The Supreme Court’s Alice decision could invalidate your software patent

The Court is trying to prevent patents on what are considered abstract ideas, from preempting the use of those ideas by the public.

Four common mistakes in business that won’t cost you much to avoid

Here are four of the most common mistakes businesses make and what you can do to avoid them.

Run call centers effectively, efficiently and affordably with VoIP

VoIP phone systems help to organize call centers in such a way that a company can have the features it needs without purchasing an all-encompassing system at a high price.

How to manage your IT as an investment portfolio

Information technology (IT) often accounts for more than 10 percent of an organization’s spending; however, many companies are managing this as an expense rather than an investment.

Rebranding makes a statement, whether a tweak or total makeover 

A logo, a brand, differentiates a company from its competition. If that logo starts to show some age, it’s time to rebrand.