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Plant Construction Co. LPChris Rivielle has taken a different approach to employee development at Plant...

Rivielle liked a lot of what he saw when he became CEO at Plant Construction, but felt there were still some areas to improve. He wanted to create a culture where employees would have a deeper understanding of how things work in the business.

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A case for commercializationThe Ohio State University builds bridges from research to industry

The Ohio State University is a tremendous resource in terms of research and thought leaders that help businesses grow and thrive. The challenge, however, can be getting that research into the hands of companies.

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Anthem Blue Cross Blue ShieldSmart Women 2016: Redefining success every step of the way

Success doesn’t just show up at the door. That’s why one of our strongest commitments is giving women the tools they need to go get it.

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A new dayThe Allegheny County Airport Authority ignites under Cassotis’ leadership

CEO Christina Cassotis' enthusiasm and drive has pumped new life into the Allegheny County Airport Authority. Here’s how she has shed new light on the future.

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How to protect your data and network by building a security plan

As companies grow, it’s easy to miss technology changes that can expose your business to vulnerabilities. No one is immune and protecting your business is not a “set it and forget it” situation. All Covered Pittsburgh's Stephan J. Cico shares how building a security plan can help.

Reduce your insurance spend with a group captive

Although group captives have been around for a long time, there’s additional awareness today as business owners and risk managers focus on gaining further advantages over their competitors. Arthur J. Gallagher's Lori Armstrong discusses how group captives work and when they make sense as an alternative risk strategy.

What to consider before you throw a catered event to attract customers

How to use catered events as a way to attract customers to a business on special occasions. Tips from Todd Schafer, president of Crooked River BBQ + Beer.

Mobile devices and search: What your business needs to know

Searches on mobile devices has surpassed those performed on desktops. Companies that rely on the Web for lead generation must adapt or drop out off first page results, says SyncShow's Alan Suchan.

Using historical data, benchmarking to develop a financial forecast

Michael Stevenson, managing partner at Clarus Partners, shares tips for creating financial forecasts, including what information to include and what not to do.