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Reframing the perceptionThe Strait & Lamp Group educates to find the right personnel

Strait & Lamp Group President Steven Arnold says it’s not hard to fill positions at the building materials company, but it is hard to find people who want to stick around.

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Rising to the topHow local business executives lead their organizations to success

Top leaders who have recently been inducted into the Central Ohio Business of Fame or won awards through Smart 50 and Smart Women share lessons about leadership.

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Central Ohio’s Smart 50 share renewed commitment toward future success

The Smart 50 Awards, now in its second year in town, brings together like-minded leaders that share the common drive toward sustainability and growth for our region.

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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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Insights

How to package your SBA loan application

As company balance sheets improve, banks are beginning to look more favorably at providing loans to businesses. But in some industries and for certain types of financing, however, it still can be difficult to obtain a traditional loan. That’s where U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) loans can help fill the void.

Five things not to overlook with workers’ compensation

CompManagement Health Systems' Lance Watkins covers five areas in which a Managed Care Organization’s (MCO) assistance can help position employers to achieve and maintain lower workers’ compensation premium costs.

What to do when a crisis hits and you need to respond

The time spent preparing for the worst-case scenario in your company could ultimately be what saves the business, says James P. Sammon, director at Kegler Brown.

Follow this plan for a more secure retirement

Considering the recent market volatility, those approaching or who are in retirement may be concerned that they’ll be withdrawing money from a portfolio that has experienced flat to negative returns. What can one do to make sure the amount withdrawn today won’t jeopardize one’s future financial independence? Daniel L. Due of Budros, Ruhlin and Roe, Inc. has some answers.

How to limit the security risks of bring your own device

Providing the right technology tools so your employees can exchange ideas and do their jobs more effectively is something all employers strive to do. One way to achieve this, at a lower cost, is by allowing employees to bring your own device or BYOD, says Warwick's Brian Yeary

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