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Cruising AlongNew ownership group, with Michelle Fee at the helm, moves Cruise Planners forward

Cruise Planners-American Express Travel co-founder and CEO Michelle Fee had a decision to make at the end of 2012. Palm Beach Capital decided to sell its company share and get out of travel.

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PwC USJim Kolar gives people a loud voice at PwC, and it’s enabled the firm to transform...

Why you need to go above and beyond to show employees you want to hear from them.

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ShurTech BrandsJohn Kahl finds the formula of product, people and partners adheres to success for...

There is a reason why you'll pass one location for another to get a product. John Kahl, CEO of ShurTech Brands, tries to create those differences for his customers who buy Duck® brand products, and it's working.

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www.woz.orgSteve Wozniak never stopped innovating and helped Apple become king of computers

Steve Jobs was a visionary and a dreamer who could pitch an idea while Steve Wozniak was content to be an engineer all his life. Together, it defined Apple.

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Santa Claus brings an extra SBD, with some fine print included

Ohio’s small business income tax deduction is just one of the ways legislators have sought to further stimulate the state’s economy. As the New Year approaches and taxpayers look toward the 2014 tax year filing season, even more relief is on the way.

Affordable Care Act penalties to take effect on first of the year

While the recent focus often has been on how a company calculates full-time equivalent employees under the Affordable Care Act (ACA), there are many more federal reporting requirements created for employers and health plans.

How to set goals that increase your business’s value before you exit

It’s estimated that 3 million small business owners in the U.S. will sell in the next five years. Yet one-third of those owners don’t have a business or retirement plan to prepare for the transition.

What you should know about health insurance in 2015

Complexity will define health insurance coverage for businesses in 2015. There are myriad considerations companies must make to provide affordable coverage for employees and avoid penalties.

What to do when your company has fallen victim to a breach of contract

Read before you sign. It seems like good advice in any setting, but a surprising number of breach-of-contract cases come about simply because the breaching party did not read or understand the terms of the contract into which it had entered.