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ProformaIt was the real deal that counted as Greg Muzzillo set out to franchise Proforma

Greg Muzzillo had put time and energy in launching franchises for his promotional items and business supply company Proforma — and the efforts were showing results.

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Third Federal Savings & LoanMarc Stefanski’s message of culture and values at Third Federal never grows old

Marc Stefanski's biggest challenge at Third Federal Savings & Loan? It’s making sure employees absorb the corporate culture and values.

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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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EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ 2014 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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Why you need to take control of the way your company manages the ACA

Employers struggling to deal with the effects of the Affordable Care Act need to take a more proactive approach.

Why you can find time in your busy schedule to plan for a great retirement

Fear can be a significant factor in the retirement planning process, hanging over every discussion you have about when you want to retire, what you want to do in retirement and how you’re going to pay for it all. What people often lose sight of, however, is that they don’t have to iron out every […]

How to analyze real estate needs when contemplating relocation

How to analyze real estate needs when contemplating relocation

Hiring trends in manufacturing highlight the necessity to adapt

Manufacturers have started to manage talent the same way they mange raw materials or shipping. They want it when they want it, mimicking the just-in-time manufacturing principle that’s based on meeting demand as it happens. “That’s how hiring has been occurring in manufacturing in the past few years,” says John Wittine, president at Alliance Industrial […]

Just when it looks like curtains for tax deductions, they’re renewed

While it may have looked like certain federal tax breaks that expired either at the end of 2013 or during 2014 were not going to be extended, Congress has renewed them. That’s good news for companies. Most, if not all, businesses will be able to use the tax credits. “An important tax break that is […]