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Leroy M. Ball steers Koppers in a new direction with transparency

Over three years of Leroy M. Ball’s leadership, Koppers went from questions about whether the company would survive to its most profitable year yet. Learn what it took to engineer this turnaround.

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John J. Engel doubled down on WESCO’s customers in a market slowdown

During a downturn, WESCO looks to super-serve its customers — take a larger share even if they spend less. John J. Engel also used the slowdown to right size and drive productivity.

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A look at M&A from leaders who have seen it all

The passion to broker a deal and create a new opportunity for business growth is what drives dealmakers. Pittsburgh's M&A community shares what makes a deal successful before the ASPIRE 2018 event on March 8.

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A look at M&A from leaders who have seen it all

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In safe handsPam Petrow and Vector Security adapt to new technology

Technology has created a new dynamic in many businesses, and Vector Security is no exception. Pam Petrow shares how the company has adapted.

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Pam Petrow and Vector Security adapt to new technology

Insights

How to increase employee engagement with alternative benefits offerings

Benefits are confusing and stressful, and many employees make decisions without understanding whether a plan is suited for their needs. JRG Advisors’ Ron Carmassi explains how alternative benefits can help alleviate dissatisfaction.

Keep safety front and center in the wake of the construction labor shortage

Due to a labor shortage in the construction industry, some contractors are being forced to hire inexperienced workers just to keep up with project demand. Gallagher's Charlie Salazar shares how some have responded to the labor shortages and increased safety risk.

How clinical intervention can improve the health of those at highest risk

A few people typically drive most health care spending, so it’s important to help those first. Learn about the holistic clinical prevention model from Justin Schaneman and Rene Sims of HCMS Group, a WorkPartners affiliate.

Understanding the stages of the financial life cycle

Ideally, business owners would take a comprehensive approach to managing their wealth over their entire financial life cycle — a life cycle that aligns closely with that of their business. However, most don’t. Huntington Bank's Robert Klug talks wealth management for business owners.

Nonprofits are cyber targets, too. Do you know your cyberrisk?

Nonprofits often don’t have the funds to build a strong IT infrastructure or purchase cyber insurance. Without an IT department, they also are likely to miss updating software and installing security updates. Gallagher's Ryan Brandt explains how nonprofits can mitigate their cyberrisk.