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SAP AmericasRodolpho Cardenuto and SAP Americas are helping companies gain a competitive edge

The movie “Moneyball” depicted how baseball executives use statistics to predict outcomes and allocate resources. Rodolpho Cardenuto, president of SAP Americas, foresees a similar approach in the business world with big data.

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Corporate InteriorsJanice Leone works hard to help employees find their sweet spot at Corporate...

It was a question Janice Leone just had to ask. She was on an airplane, and just happened to be […]

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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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Cybersecurity testing is a must for businesses of all sizes

The notion that your company is not at risk of a cyberattack because you have nothing of value for a hacker to take is a flawed argument that fails to take into account what most hackers are really after, says Sassan Hejazi, Director of the Technology Solutions Group at Kreischer Miller. “Most hackers are just […]

Legal bills too high? How to reduce sticker shock

Many people who hire hourly-fee lawyers don’t realize that they can reduce their future legal bills by, effectively, becoming part of their own legal team. Semanoff Ormsby Greenberg & Torchia, LLC's William J. Maffucci explains.

Why you shouldn’t wait until someone leaves to begin succession planning

If you haven’t thought about your depth of leadership and your company’s ability to replace departing talent, don’t feel bad. Lack of planning is a common misstep for many organizations. It’s not easy, but the best leaders always keep succession planning in the back of their minds and create a culture where there is always mentoring taking place, says Kreischer Miller's Tyler A. Ridgeway.

An effective loss control program can safeguard a company, boost productivity

Loss control should be part of the daily operating plan of your business as a means to protect the hard work of you and your employees. There are unique loss exposures for each and every business and an effective loss control program can help reduce, prevent or avoid losses.

A look at how to avoid common retirement distribution mistakes

Typically, qualified retirement plans such as 401(k)s and individual retirement plans (IRA’s) make up a large portion of an individual’s assets. As such, it is extremely important to be aware of the complex rules surrounding the distribution of retirement assets. The penalties for running afoul of these rules are some of the highest imposed by the Internal Revenue Code.