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The spirit withinCharley Shin develops the people at Charleys Philly Steaks, Bibibop

Charley Shin and his leadership team have stayed true to their beliefs for nearly 560 Charleys and nine Bibibop restaurants, over the test of time.

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The best of bothPost-sale, WP Glimcher and Michael Glimcher put the pieces together

But once the deal between Glimcher Realty Trust and Washington Prime Group Inc. went through, the hard work began — the integration of these two companies.

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A case for commercializationThe Ohio State University builds bridges from research to industry

The Ohio State University is a tremendous resource in terms of research and thought leaders that help businesses grow and thrive. The challenge, however, can be getting that research into the hands of companies.

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Fresh eyesOtterbein University realizes its potential by reaffirming core values

Kathy A. Krendl hasn’t been afraid to step in and lead Otterbein University in new directions, to help it stay relevant for higher education and recommit to its core values.

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Contests, sweepstakes provide fun opportunities for customer engagement

Contests and sweepstakes can boost customer engagement, but there are important details to consider before the games begin. Kegler Brown's Christy A. Prince shares how to engage customers and build momentum with contests, sweepstakes and social media promotions that are in compliance with laws and regulations.

How to keep your business on track with annual financial checkups

The market and the businesses operating in it are in a state of constant flux. Keeping up with these changes requires forecasts and budgets. Clarus Partners' Michael Stevenson discusses the role of annual financial checkups and how to conduct them to stay on top of market realities and company goals.

How fitness trackers can motivate employees to be more active

Incorporating fitness trackers into a wellness program is a good way to create a long-term culture of health within an organization. Veronica Hawkins of Medical Mutual discusses the benefits, how to encourage participation and why many workers have already embraced devices as part of their daily physical activity.

Using historical data, benchmarking to develop a financial forecast

Michael Stevenson, managing partner at Clarus Partners, shares tips for creating financial forecasts, including what information to include and what not to do.

Why HSAs have become a valuable tool in retirement planning

HSAs are a great way to supplement retirement savings, but the concept is still new for some employees, says Amber Hulme of Medical Mutual. That’s why it’s important for employees to understand how HSAs works, so they can take full advantage.