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Success Redefined: Smart Women breakfast and awards

The first Smart Women breakfast and awards will be Oct. 2. Check out the dynamic panelists who will discuss redefining success, as well as the 20 finalists being honored for their achievements.

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A dose of disciplineKara Trott and Quantum Health juggle high growth with a strategic approach

Big business step-ups in a compressed period of time aren’t unusual at Quantum Health. In fact, it’s more usual than not.

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Dr. Eric Schertel helps develop the MedVet experience at new locations

As MedVet Medical & Cancer Centers builds a network of emergency and specialty veterinary hospitals, the biggest challenge is ensuring the company’s unique culture develops in each new practice.

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Paradigm shiftVargo moves away from the traditional to hit a new stride

Vargo acquired a small boutique software group in 2006, and today is revolutionizing the direct-to-consumer and retail fulfillment process. Michael Vargo reflects on the rapid growth.

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Insights

A look at what happens when lawyers and judges are accused of misconduct

The majority of lawyers are decent, honorable men and women who approach their work with a high level of integrity. But as with any profession, there are some individuals who find their way into trouble.

Empower employees, improve accuracy and decrease HR workloads

Self-service technology is a tool to help offload those basic tasks from your HR department so they can focus on more strategic initiatives.

Common investor behavioral biases and how to mitigate them

Investors often incorrectly make judgments based on personal beliefs, past events and preferences. These biases lead them away from rational, long-term thinking while focusing on only one aspect of a complex problem, often to the detriment of their financial success.

Why employers should worry that employees aren’t ready for retirement

While employees acknowledge they need to save for retirement, their behavior toward reaching that goal hasn’t changed, because employees don’t have money to save.

When do you need a business valuation?

It’s a common to say that your company is worth four times EBITDA, but that doesn’t take into consideration your industry, business risks, cash flow expectation, debt and more. Here's when you need a business valuation and the importance of it.