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TriNet Group Inc.TriNet CEO Burton Goldfield made it his mission to help companies grow and...

When Burton Goldfield was named CEO of TriNet Group Inc. in 2008, the HR outsourcing company was already successful in helping small businesses in Silicon Valley grow. But he had a much grander vision in mind.

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EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ 2014 Northern California Awards

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

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Jelly Belly Candy Co.Bob Simpson ensures Jelly Belly always does right by its product line

The Jelly Belly Candy Co.’s roots go back to Gustav Goelitz opening a candy business in 1869 in Belleville, Illinois — but the introduction of the company’s namesake candy in 1976 was what really put the business on the map. Today the beans represent 85 percent of sales, according to President and COO Bob Simpson.

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Hint WaterHealthy dose of flavor: Kara Goldin and Hint Water are converting more people into...

When Hint Water CEO Kara Goldin decided to get healthier and kick her diet soda habit, she couldn’t find a […]

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Why now might be the time to see if exporting could help your bottom line

Plenty of programs are in place to help companies do more exporting.

How to know if your business needs audited financial statements

As a business owner, you know the value of audited financial statements. But there are other financial reporting solutions.

How to prepare for retirement through the decades — your 40s, 50s and 60s

When you’re young, retirement can seem too far in the future to be a concern. In many cases, people don’t start taking it more seriously until their 40s when they see their parents living in retirement. But as you get older there is not as much time to make up any shortfalls in your plan. Here's how to prepare at each stage of life before the planning window narrows.

How planning now will lead to big tax savings next spring

Unless paying more tax than is required is desirable, proactive tax planning is a very good idea as many opportunities for tax reduction require action in the year preceding the filing of tax returns.