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Northeast Ohio 2016 Entrepreneur Of The Year®

EY Entrepreneur Of The Year® salutes the visionaries who launch and reimagine businesses. Here are the 2016 winners for Northeast Ohio.

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Polycom Inc.Jeff Rodman and his team help bring people closer

The idea of gathering in a conference room and connecting with another party halfway around the world is commonplace today. Polycom helped make it happen. Learn how Jeff Rodman helped lead a team that changed the way business gets done.

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The spirit withinCharley Shin develops the people at Charleys Philly Steaks, Bibibop

Charley Shin and his leadership team have stayed true to their beliefs for nearly 560 Charleys and nine Bibibop restaurants, over the test of time.

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Mindset switchTeleTracking, Michael Gallup employ a long view to shape building blocks of change

The long view affects everything TeleTracking and its more than 350 employees do, including building new products as it migrates from a point solution provider to a provider focused on driving customer outcomes.

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How organizations can benefit from self-funding employee health plans

Self-funding was only considered for large organizations due to the potential risk involved, but that’s changing. Medical Mutual's Amber Hulme shares the basics of self-funded health plans, how organizations might benefit and what to consider before making a switch.

How to provide ongoing protection for your IT security plan

Potential attacks from hackers and malicious organizations are everywhere. All it takes is one vulnerability in the network to become the next Target or Adobe data breach, says Stephan J. Cico of All Covered Pittsburgh. Here's what you need to know about ongoing IT security protection, including how the cloud fits in.

Inkjet vs. laser: Are you using the right printers to reduce business inefficiencies?

Do you know how many printers your company owns? Do you know if they are inkjets or laser printers? Do you know the difference between the two? If you can’t answer yes or don’t know, it’s time to take action, says Matt White of Blue Technologies.

Technology provides new insights for employer claims advocacy

Business owners don’t have the time or skills to investigate questionable workers’ compensation or general liability claims. You need someone to fight on your behalf, says Kerry Stafford of Arthur J. Gallagher. Find out about claims advocacy, including how technology is helping uncover the truth.

What foreign companies should consider before setting up in the US

There are many foreign companies that would like to establish a presence in the U.S. But before doing so, there’s a lot to consider. That's why it’s important to think through your decisions and processes early, in order to function well in the marketplace, says Sequent's William F. Hutter.