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San Francisco GiantsHow a baseball team led a renaissance in downtown San Francisco

The San Francisco Giants were in trouble when Larry Baer and his group bought the team back in 1993. More than 20 years later, as the Giants embark on what they hope will be a fourth World Series title in seven years, a remarkable transformation has taken place.

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Adaptability is part of the job for Chris Cabrera at Xactly Corp.

Christopher W. Cabrera is not the same leader he was when he founded Xactly Corp. more than a decade ago. See how he adapts to remain the best leader he can be for his business.

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Webcor BuildersJes Pedersen helped take the fear out of change at Webcor Builders

Jes Pedersen was five years away from becoming president and CEO at Webcor Builders when the company found itself at a critical point in its history. After years of taking on nothing but private construction projects including office buildings, hotels and residential units, the sector began to dry up in 2007. Things had changed and the company needed to adapt quickly in order to survive.

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Rodan + FieldsLori Bush has changed the way direct selling is done at Rodan + Fields

It was a number of years ago when Lori Bush was approached with some sage advice about what she should do with her career.

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The VC market is taking a pause, but the future still looks bright

VC investments reached a 15-year high last year as the sector capitalized on the relative weakness of other markets. But what goes up must come down again at some point and VC investing has slowed down in 2016. At the same time, there is still a great deal of capital available to be invested when the right opportunity presents itself.

A look at what to consider before you sign your next building lease

Brouse McDowell's Daniel K. Wright II outlines things to consider when relocating your leased office or industrial facility.

During times of economic volatility, your bank can be a great partner

Financial institutions operate at the heart of our economic system and as such, are hyper-aware of market indicators and trends that can affect the credit quality of their customers. The more opportunities you have to keep your banker up to speed on what’s going on in your business, the better equipped he or she will be to work on your behalf.

Chief Digital Officers are leading the charge for change amid disruption

Chief Digital Officer (CDO) is not a new position, but the role is becoming mainstream, reaching into and impacting many arms of many businesses. These skilled communicators can help companies define their future in an era of disruption, connecting ideas and people while creating consensus around the need for change.

Five things not to overlook with workers’ compensation

CompManagement Health Systems' Lance Watkins covers five areas in which a Managed Care Organization’s (MCO) assistance can help position employers to achieve and maintain lower workers’ compensation premium costs.