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Challenging GiantsMichael Gentile and Independent Stationers battle big-box stores using native power

Independent Stationers pushes back against national retailers to gain ground in its home town.

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EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ 2014 Midwest Awards

Since 1986, EY has celebrated the entrepreneurial spirit of men and women who have followed and achieved their dreams. These […]

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Carter Logistics LLCCarter Logistics’ fights turnover with training, but the biggest lesson is copping...

Statistically speaking, John Paugh is doing much better at retaining truck drivers than the rest of the industry. Here's why.

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The Cellular ConnectionScott Moorehead use culture to drive success at The Cellular Connection to the tune...

When Scott Moorehead became the CEO of The Cellular Connection in 2008, he thought culture was just what people knew […]

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Insights

Peril awaits companies that forego change management

Companies spend millions of dollars on new ERP systems designed to improve productivity and increase efficiency. They allocate just pennies, however, for organizational change management — the difference between success and failure when installing new systems.

ACA compliance is made easier with HR information systems

As part of ACA compliance, employers this year will be required to report each employee’s monthly health insurance coverage status and hours as well as the cost of coverage and a benefits summary. One way to cope with the heavy compliance burden is with a human resource information system.

Making the most out of your new year at work

The new year is an opportunity to make positive changes. People pledge to lose weight or spend more time with family. In that same vein, many people look to make changes in their work life.

What you should know about health insurance in 2015

Complexity will define health insurance coverage for businesses in 2015. There are myriad considerations companies must make to provide affordable coverage for employees and avoid penalties.

Staffing agencies must meet ACA changes head on

Staffing agencies that supply companies with professional consultants, such as IT professionals, face a significant problem once the Affordable Care Act (ACA) rolls further into implementation this coming year.