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Work smarterBill Tomko III lets growth come to him, as W.G. Tomko diversifies into new areas

If you’d asked Bill Tomko III his No. 1 business priority 10 years ago, he’d have said growth. Today, he wants W.G. Tomko to be as profitable and as good as it can be.

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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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Insights

What you need to know about health care transparency tools

Price and quality transparency is more than just a trend in health care; it’s an expectation. With the cost of the same medical procedure varying sometimes by more than 100 percent even within the same region, the need for transparency by health care consumers could hardly be greater.

How to offset escalating health care costs with gap insurance

With escalating health care costs for employers and higher out-of-pocket costs for employees, gap insurance is proving to be a tried-and-true solution.

2016 looks strong and steady for Pennsylvania’s economy

In 2015, Pennsylvania’s strong foundation for growth helped the state steadily regain ground lost during the recession. This should keep up in 2016 and beyond.

How to navigate the individual open enrollment period of the ACA

Open enrollment for individual plans, under the Affordable Care Act (ACA) is here. Deductibles and out-of-pocket maximums will be resetting and rates will be changing — hopefully for the good.

Enabling businesses to provide easier, faster payment solutions

Recent innovations in the payments industry have extended across the globe. New transaction models continue to emerge, and traditional payment methods — like credit cards, checks and cash — are being joined by a generation of mobile-friendly methods.