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Manufacturing in PittsburghA business mix for today’s global world

U.S. manufacturers have to find ways to expand, ways to do things that can’t be offshored. Or else, be competitive with automation or technology. It's all about having the right business mix.

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A business mix for today’s global world

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Manufacturing in PittsburghTraining the next generation of employees

Many manufacturers are getting creative with their workforce development as they not only deal with lost experience when people retire but also have a hard time finding job candidates.

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Training the next generation of employees

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Who to Watch: Pittsburgh

A look at the men and women poised to shape the Pittsburgh region in 2017 and beyond.

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Who to Watch: Pittsburgh

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21 organizations demonstrate the keys to longevity

21 organizations in the Pittsburgh region share how they adapt to changing times and explain how culture factors into their business longevity.

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21 organizations demonstrate the keys to longevity

Insights

The importance of a prompt response to construction claims

No construction project is perfect. Therefore, proper planning in the contracting process and how parties respond to claims is important. Sherrard, German & Kelly, P.C.'s John M. Tedder discusses construction project claims and how to mitigate them from the outset.

How to identify health conditions and costs within your workforce

Today’s health care environment is riddled with complex plan designs and rigorous government regulations. There is a new strategy and technology, however, that enables employers to identify risk, influence behavior and ultimately control costs. JRG Advisors' Aaron Ochs explains.

Sitting is the new smoking: How to fit activity into your workday

Research is clear that sitting for long periods of time each day over many years can increase a person’s risk of cardiovascular disease, diabetes, depression, higher levels of stress, as well as neck and lower-back pain. Dr. William Shrank, chief medical officer at UPMC Health Plan, shares why many experts are saying, “sitting is the new smoking.”

How to efficiently manage your technology assets

Technology has created an imperative for companies to carefully track their endpoint devices to ensure they are updated with the most recent software. Huntington Bank's Jim Altman discusses ways companies can manage their technology assets throughout their lifespan.

How to stay compliant when growing into foreign markets

Foreign jurisdictions have legal systems that are becoming much more sophisticated. Walter R. “Bob” Bashaw II of Sherrard, German & Kelly, P.C. discusses common mistakes made by companies as they pursue growth in foreign markets, and how to structure compliance departments.