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ParenteBeard LLCRobert J. Ciaruffoli isn’t afraid to put employees first at ParenteBeard LLC

Robert J. Ciaruffoli isn’t afraid of hiring too many people to come work at ParenteBeard LLC. His fear is exactly […]

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CertaPro PaintersRich Wilson had to find the right mix so the culture at CertaPro Painters could go...

When Rich Wilson joined CertaPro Painters in 2003, the company was taking in about $50 million a year in sales. […]

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Why you should involve an attorney when leasing real estate

Having an attorney experienced in leasing assist an owner from the outset will help avoid surprises and pitfalls.

Creative deferred compensation packages can attract and retain valuable key employees

In today’s talent marketplace, deferred compensation is one tool to be considered if a company wants to attract — and retain — key people. “Many closely-held businesses may not or cannot offer equity compensation in the form of stock, but they still have to be able to hire and retain good people, and a deferred […]

How to prepare for laws that give criminal offenders another chance

Ban the Box legislation is gaining steam and will require employers to adjust or face penalties.

How boards of directors can offer insight and help a business succeed 

Most people understand the significance of a board of directors within the public company world. Unfortunately, far too many private companies recognize only the legal formality of a board; too few understand the incredible value such a group can provide.

Covering the property of others when you have care, custody and control

When you take custody or possession of someone’s property you can create a bailment situation. Find out how to cover this exposure and risk.