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Accountability for allParis Cos. exceeds expectations by finding a better way

Over the past 38 years, Paris Cos. has increased its revenue every year with only organic growth by focusing on the future and creating a culture of accountability.

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Cleveland CavaliersAn NBA title has only strengthened the Cavs platform to do great things

Len Komoroski has worked in a number of cities throughout his career in the professional sports and entertainment world. But he says Cleveland is tops when it comes to its commitment to philanthropy.

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Medical Mutual of Ohio2016 Medical Mutual Pillar Award for Community Service

For nearly two decades, the Pillar Awards have recognized companies and their employees who have gone above and beyond to invest time and resources to strengthen the relationship between for-profits and nonprofits.

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2016 Medical Mutual Pillar Award for Community Service

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Smart 50Celebrating the area’s top executives

Congratulations to Pittsburgh’s Smart 50, as the top executives in the class of 2016 strengthen the region and contribute to its economic success.

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In big oil and gas, who is protecting the little guy?

Many health, safety, environment and regulatory managers know that with the limited resources their oil and gas companies have, especially with personnel, they need to lean on their insurance consultants. Arthur J. Gallagher's Taylor Troiano gives an update on the oil and gas industry with regards to compliance.

How alternate funding and tools can help control small group health plans

Today's health care is riddled with complex plan designs and rigorous government regulations, but a new concept is helping identify current and future risk, influence behavior and control costs. Aaron Ochs of JRG Advisors shares how strategic analysis and risk management are being used in the small group health insurance market.

Cyber security basics and legal considerations for a good program

Think of all the interlinked systems that businesses use to access and transmit data. Valuable and sensitive confidential information is funneled through these conduits. Without protection, it is vulnerable to theft. Learn how to set up processes to protect electronic information from Edward G. Rice of Sherrard, German & Kelly P.C.

Seven reasons why online benefits administration makes a lot of cents

Not long ago, the main reason employers weren’t converting to online-based benefits enrollment was the cost. Now the opposite is true. Ryan Smith, a sales executive with eBenefit Solutions, a part of UMPC Health Plan, gives reasons to switch — and every single one leads to cost savings.

Mezzanine capital serves a purpose for those who know how to use it

Mezzanine debt can provide flexible, longer term capital, which is less expensive and dilutive than equity. Huntington Bank's Jim Altman discusses the situations in which mezzanine capital can be leveraged as well as what criteria those who borrow mezzanine capital must meet in order to qualify for it.