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Mike Townsley talks future growth at Bob Evans Farms after split

Now that the restaurant and food businesses have been separated, it’s easier to tell the long-term growth story of Bob Evans Farms Inc.

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Class of 2017Central Ohio’s Smart 50 Awards celebrate area’s top executives

This year’s Smart 50 class is a diverse group of executives leading a wide range of organizations, but they all share one common trait: passion. Meet the 2017 Smart 50 honorees.

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Smart Women: Women leaders employ diversity and inclusion to build teams

Presenting the 2017 Central Ohio Smart Women Award winners and panelists who will be featured at this year's Smart Women Breakfast on Aug. 15.

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DLZ Corp. focuses in the right direction under consistent leadership

Chairman and CEO Vikram “Raj” Rajadhyaksha’s attitude toward risk has changed since he cashed in his retirement to buy the company, but he’s ensured DLZ Corp. remains unwavering in its approach to the work, the employees and more.

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Don’t become part of the statistic — reduce new hire injuries

Doug Newman, senior risk services analyst at CompManagement, offers an overview on the importance of new employee training and what should be included.

How to increase engagement in your health care benefit programs

Engagement is connecting with employees throughout their health care journey and meeting them wherever they are with the expertise and ability to deliver exactly what they need in the moment they need it. Engage your employees with this advice from Kara Trott of Quantum Health.

Marketing strategies to improve your bottom line

Businesses have to step away from what they have and focus on why they do it. Richwood Bank's Heather Wirtz talks about how marketing and financial health connect.

How to effectively wrap up your business’ financial year

Some businesses don’t prioritize closing or thinking ahead, while others have procedures that take place throughout the year. Nancy E. Supowit of Clarus Partners shares strategies that help businesses and owners stay on top of their financial health.

Revenue doesn’t always equal success in the eyes of investors

Investors look for specific metrics to determine a valuation, but most entrepreneurs rely too heavily on revenue projections. Michael Stevenson, managing partner at Clarus Partners, discusses the importance of an accurate business valuation, especially in early-stage companies.