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25 Central Ohio organizations demonstrate the keys to longevity

25 Central Ohio organizations share how to adapt changing times and how culture factors into their business longevity.

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Central Ohio Transit AuthorityCOTA and W. Curtis Stitt power on by creating efficiencies, working smarter

At COTA, W. Curtis Stitt and his staff are never done trying to improve. Because if COTA can operate more efficiently, it will be able to push more service out onto the street.

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Central Ohio’s Smart 50 Awards celebrate area’s top executives

The men and women who comprise this year’s Smart 50 class may be different, but they all share one common trait: passion. Meet them here.

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In good handsThe Whitestone Group seizes opportunities with a can-do attitude

With a simple idea 16 years ago, John D. Clark Sr. has turned The Whitestone Group Inc. into a multi-million dollar business with 1,400 employees, thanks to hard work, word of mouth and a strong reputation.

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What Ohio employers need to know now that medical marijuana is legal

Stephanie McCloud, government/industry relations counsel at CompManagement, talks about Ohio's medical marijuana laws and what employers should do now.

How EOBs help employees understand their health care costs

For many people, explanation of benefits statements can be somewhat confusing and difficult to navigate. But Amber Hulme of Medical Mutual, says by helping employees understand what’s in their EOBs, organizations can avoid overspending on health care.

Close the leadership gap with a knowledge transfer strategy

The rapid pace of baby boomers retiring has threatened the transfer of organizational knowledge from one generation to the next. That’s forcing many companies to address the growing gap in their leadership pipeline. Sequent's Midge Streeter discusses organizational leadership trends and how companies can prepare and retain its next generation of leaders.

Your data is worth a king’s ransom. Back it up on the cloud.

On top of physical and technical risks, the rise of ransomware makes cloud backup more important than ever. Blue Technologies General Manager Paul Sems talks about who would want your data, and what you need to know about ransomware and disaster recovery.

Who you get to audit your retirement plan matters

Department of Labor is paying closer attention to the quality of audits and will reject plan filings and assess penalties if filings don't meet professional standards. Don't let this be your organization. Sean Pierce of Clarus Partners talks retirement plan auditing requirements and what to look for in an auditor.