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84 Lumber84 Lumber, Nemacolin founder Joe Hardy stays curious, engaged and always puts people...

Joseph “Joe” Hardy, founder of 84 Lumber and Nemacolin Woodlands Resort, isn’t a fan of slowing down at age 91, although his daughter holds the reins now.

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Jelly Belly Candy Co.Bob Simpson ensures Jelly Belly always does right by its product line

The Jelly Belly Candy Co.’s roots go back to Gustav Goelitz opening a candy business in 1869 in Belleville, Illinois — but the introduction of the company’s namesake candy in 1976 was what really put the business on the map. Today the beans represent 85 percent of sales, according to President and COO Bob Simpson.

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Howard Hanna Real Estate ServicesCustomer-centric / ‘Hoby’ Hanna looks for core values when Howard Hanna Real...

When Howard Hanna Real Estate Services acquired Realty One in 2008 it was a deal that made Howard Hanna the fourth largest real estate company in the nation — and it also presented some daunting tasks.

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Gogo Inc.Michael Small is focused on making Gogo the name you know for in-flight connectivity

The first day as a publicly owned company was a rough one for Michael Small and Gogo Inc. See how Small kept his cool and positioned Gogo for success.

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Insights

Why IP insurance is a good way to secure what drives your business

Intellectual property insurance can be expensive, but the cost of not protecting the unique thoughts and ideas that give your company its identity could cost you even more.

Covering the property of others when you have care, custody and control

When you take custody or possession of someone’s property you can create a bailment situation. Find out how to cover this exposure and risk.

How to shift from saving to taking income for your retirement

Retirement planning means saving early and often while developing a balanced and diversified portfolio. Once you are within three to five years of retirement, however, reality sets in that your paycheck must be replaced.

How to plan for new health care spending limits effective in 2015

Health care reform introduced new rules to limit how much people would have to spend out of pocket on health expenses before their insurance kicks in. One rule requires prescription drug costs to count toward the same limit as medical costs starting in 2015.

How secure file sharing improves records management and workflow

Every business has sensitive information that should be kept private and confidential. However, retail file sharing solutions like Dropbox take away your company’s ability to manage and control that information. Instead, consider secure file sharing solutions that offer higher levels of security, manageability and integration to your document management system.