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Lubrizol Corp.Lubrizol uses chemistry to change the world. Eric R. Schnur wants to take that to...

Lubrizol had taken a big step forward in addressing its need to be more diverse. The next step would be to improve execution and accountability.

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2017 Business Longevity Awards

This year’s Business Longevity Award honorees are proof that hard work and a commitment to excellence can pay off. These 44 companies were built on timeless values and principles that set the stage for generations of economic achievement.

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2017 Business Longevity Awards

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Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2017 Northeast Ohio

An entrepreneur is someone who bounds into the unknown, creating the future. They are visionaries who launch and reimagine businesses, employ millions and endow their communities, leaving legacies of accomplishment and enrichment.

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Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2017 Northeast Ohio

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Northeast Ohio’s 2017 Smart 50 Awards celebrate area’s top executives

This year’s 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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The new revenue recognition standard: Don’t try this without a safety net

Soon, it will be easier for users of financial statements to compare companies. But as this new revenue recognition standard comes on line, there may be some growing pains for businesses, says Ciuni & Panichi's George Pickard.

Tips for self-employed small business owners on purchasing a home

Buying a home can be overwhelming for anyone, especially when it’s the first time going through the process. For small business owners, there are added challenges that may arise, says Northwest Bank's Spencer Reid.

User feedback is the linchpin of this new website development process

Growth Driven Design is a new concept that sprung out of the inefficiency associated with developing a website. The process can be fraught with frustration as launch dates come and go and budgets are exceeded without much to show for the effort. Skoda Minotti's Bob Goricki has tips to make the process easier.

Commercial drones are increasingly popular, but there are risks

Drones, or unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV), are being effectively deployed in many commercial applications across a swath of industries. But before companies can use UAVs to help solve problems, they need to be able to identify operators who understand the rules governing drone flight, says Tri-C Chief of Police Clayton A. Harris.

Reduce your parcel shipping expenses through software

Parcel delivery is more than shipping packages on time. There are elements of auditing and contract negotiation that when applied diligently can recover hidden savings, says AMWARE's George W. Reyes.