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Bill Polacek sparks change by creating opportunity at JWF Industries

If you want to predict the future, the best way to do that is to create it. In order to overcome challenges at JWF Industries, Bill Polacek gets creative and makes his employees part of the solution.

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Pittsburgh’s philanthropic sector drives community change as nonprofits evolve

An in-depth look at how Pittsburgh foundations and nonprofits interact with each other and the community at large.

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Comtech Industries and Dean Grose test the status quo

Comtech Industries is known for its innovative products that find new solutions for marketplace challenges. Discover how the company encourages this with the right people and processes.

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A new playbookOberg Industries switches gears with a workforce dedicated to new markets

Oberg Industries has jumped into new markets, but Dave Bonvenuto says the biggest differentiator was a talented workforce dedicated to the change — thanks to its apprenticeship program.

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Insights

How to help employees with chronic health conditions

Living with a chronic illness is especially difficult for persons who need to work every day. Employers need to know how they can help employees as much as possible to lead normal, productive work lives.

Cost containment strategies that can control your health care costs

Despite the distractions the Affordable Care Act, employers haven’t lost sight of the fact that rising health care costs remain a significant issue that needs to be constantly addressed. Check out some alternative strategies that can help with this.

How to plan for a higher interest rate environment

The Federal Reserve is planning to raise interest rates sometime this year. Here's what businesses need to know and do to prepare for the higher rates, according to John Hayes of Chase's Commercial Banking group.

How to use incentives to maximize your workplace wellness program

Chronic conditions are causing increased concern among employers regarding the impact on the cost of employer-sponsored health benefits and employee productivity.

Payments fraud: How to make sure your business — and customers — is protected

Now, more than ever, it’s essential for businesses to implement new and improved fraud-prevention models.

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