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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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Insights

A culture of innovation: key factors can make the difference between stagnation and success

Far too often, companies hope for an “aha” moment — viewing innovation as a sort of magical event that occurs out of thin air. However, in reality, innovation is often the result of a long, costly and painstaking process. Additionally, if a company relegates innovation to its research and development department and wonders why R&D […]

A growing number of businesses are offering both public and private Wi-Fi

Customers not only want it, but they expect wireless access anywhere they go.

How to manage the risks to seize the opportunities to go international

The reasons for a business to consider expanding internationally are many and compelling: the domestic market for its products or services is saturated, intense competition, margin pressures, etc. The goal is to increase revenues and expand market share.

How to take advantage of the accelerating M&A market

As the M&A market for small businesses continues to recover after the recession, now is the time for potential sellers to begin planning.

How to actively manage your workers’ compensation costs

A poorly managed workers’ compensation program could cause your insurance costs to skyrocket, and impact your balance sheet.