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Smart Women: Driving internal change through innovation

The Smart Women breakfast and awards will be Sept. 1. Check out the dynamic panelists who will discuss intrapreneurship, as well as the 19 award winners being honored for their achievements.

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NEP Group expands across the globe, building a worldwide network

Over three years, NEP Group Inc. has more than doubled in size, with greater than 50 percent of its business now outside the U.S. It hasn’t always been easy, but NEP stuck to an aggressive growth path to become a global business.

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The 2016 Business Longevity Awards

Reaching a milestone event, such as celebrating 50 years in operation, signifies you’ve accomplished something few others have. Hitting 75, 100 or even 150 years? That’s even more impressive. That’s why Smart Business has launched the inaugural Business Longevity Awards

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How Jim Ruhlin has The Ruhlin Co. poised for another 100 years of construction...

Jim Ruhlin Sr. didn’t grow up with a plan to one day become the president and CEO at The Ruhlin Co., a business started by his grandfather, John G. Ruhlin, back in 1915.

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Insights

Cyber liability: What you need to know about your risk

What companies need to know about cyber risk and liability. Tips from Chris Zito, president of Zito Insurance Agency, Inc.

Budgeting, forecasting for a business and how it impacts personal finances

Michael Van Himbergen, a financial advisor at Skoda Minotti and ProEquities, Inc. explains what to include in annual financial reviews and why they’re important.

Due diligence is a critical tool when entering into an M&A transaction

Brouse McDowell's Elizabeth G. Yeargin discusses due diligence and what you need to know before finalizing your next M&A transaction.

Cloud accounting is stirring up the business world; don’t get left behind

BDO USA's Deborah Defer outlines what business owners need to know about cloud-based accounting.

Business owners have an opportunity to boost their retirement savings

Consumers National Bank's Daniel Eshler discusses available options when it comes to refinancing your mortgage to boost your retirement savings.