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Petitti Garden CentersAJ Petitti has Petitti Garden Centers poised for another big year

Spring has sprung and AJ Petitti can't wait to get going on another growing season in Northeast Ohio. Petitti Garden Centers is an iconic company built on the bonds of family and great customer service.

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Akron Community FoundationAkron Community Foundation vs. the largest wealth transfer in U.S. history

Akron Community Foundation responds to concerns that next-generation philanthropists might not have home in mind.

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Built on the basicsScott Barbour puts fundamentals and execution front and center at ADS

After just over a year on the job, Scott Barbour has earned his stripes at Advanced Drainage Systems and helped the manufacturer hit all cylinders.

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RechargedVivek Gupta brings a fresh perspective to Mastech Digital

Vivek Gupta is helping change Mastech Digital into a bigger, better and bolder company. Here’s a look at the transformation journey so far.

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An ounce of safety management may be worth a pound of litigation

Companies need strong safety programs that can help identify the root cause of a workplace injuries, says Zito Insurance Agency's Chas Lowe.

Make engagement a daily priority, with the right training to back it up

It’s rare to find an executive who says employee engagement is not a priority. Yet most recent studies show the average level of engagement is essentially unchanged, say Dale Carnegie's Marilee MacAskill and John Glaneman.

How port authorities can finance development projects

Brouse McDowell's Daniel L. Silfani explores how closely held private businesses can harness the financing capabilities of port authorities.

What you need to implement a data analytics program

Businesses that do not integrate data analytics into their decision-making process are in danger of being at a competitive disadvantage within their industries, says Clark Schaefer Hackett's Jonathan Poeder.

Technology and its impact on commercial real estate searches

Most people only buy or lease property a few times during their professional lives. It’s to a tenant’s or buyer’s advantage to have the right team on their side, says Joseph V. Barna, a principal at Cushman & Wakefield/CRESCO Real Estate.