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The Peoples bossMorgan O’Brien’s vision wins over his employees at Peoples Natural Gas

Peoples exists to make its customers’ lives better. Morgan O'Brien truly believes that and he's worked to make his employees believers, too.

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Family business: When business is personal

Regional family business leaders share their career experiences, understanding of the unique dynamics of a family business and what it takes to develop up-and-coming family members.

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Family business: When business is personal

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ReimaginedCovestro takes ownership of its new name with a new culture

When Covestro LLC was announced as the new name for Bayer MaterialScience — after it spun off from the Bayer Group — it wasn’t met with enthusiasm. Jerry MacCleary and his team have worked hard to change that.

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Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2017 Western Pennsylvania and West Virginia

Celebrate the dynamic entrepreneurs who are propelling us forward toward a brighter future, including these winners and finalists from Western Pennsylvania and West Virginia.

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Insights

Put your money to work as interest rates rise

Many companies have been complacent in the low interest rate environment and aren’t activating their excess cash. Expectations of rate increases should spur some to start, says Jim Altman, middle Market Pennsylvania Regional Executive at Huntington Bank.

How to get back in your underwriter’s good graces

Effective risk management often involves avoiding risks before they occur, but accidents will happen and frequent accidents may cause increased rates. Arthur J. Gallagher's Patrick Zedreck discusses how to help insurance companies see your company in a more favorable light.

How benefits brokers put people first

It’s easy to fall into the trap of complacency and routine when it comes to our daily tasks, says Jessica Galardini, president and COO at JRG Advisors. For benefits brokers, it should be all about helping people. Here's what employers should look for in the most successful benefits brokers.

An A to Z overview of 401(k) plan sponsorship

As both a primary vehicle for retirement savings and a key component to a company’s benefits package, 401(k) plans have their challenges. Debra Pitschman, a partner at Case | Sabatini, shares major considerations for companies as they choose, institute and manage a 401(k) plan.

Employee health and organizational health are intertwined

UPMC Health Plan’s Health and Productivity Performance Index (HaPPI) can help employers understand what environmental and cultural factors within the workplace support employee health and well-being, and organizational success. Stephen T. Doyle explains how.