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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

What benefits approach makes a positive impact for your business?

Employers need to break tradition and work with an employee benefits broker who can negotiate, innovate and leverage technology to support their plan’s enrollment, communications, data and reporting. Ron Smuch of JRG Advisors discusses areas to consider when selecting an insurance broker.

How rounding is helping hospitals reduce patient readmissions

David Chimento, Client Services Manager at Sentact, discusses hospital readmissions and what hospitals are doing to keep readmission rates down.

How CPAs can help tip the balance toward success in your family business

In family-run businesses, the employees and family members wear many hats, and usually one of these is an accountant’s visor. Mark A. Ulishney, partner at Case | Sabatini, discusses family businesses’ accounting struggles and where a CPA can provide assistance.

Get the word out about EAPs, which traditionally are underused

Employee Assistance Programs have a history of success, but remain an underused resource. This can be frustrating for employers. Here are ways to make employees more aware of EAPs, says James Kinville, senior director of LifeSolutions, an EAP that is part of the UPMC Insurance Services Division.

How business owners benefit from using a private bank

Private bank clients tend to have unusual or sophisticated financial needs, which means they can benefit from a consultative approach. Huntington Bank's Ted Gouza discusses who should use private banks and what they can offer.