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A look at M&A from leaders who have seen it all

The passion to broker a deal and create a new opportunity for business growth is what drives dealmakers. Pittsburgh's M&A community shares what makes a deal successful before the ASPIRE 2018 event on March 8.

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A look at M&A from leaders who have seen it all

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Seasoned leaderCameron Mitchell fine-tunes his recipe for growth

After 37 years in the restaurant industry, Cameron Mitchell is moving toward a stewardship role. He shares how he and Cameron Mitchell Restaurants have adjusted their recipe for growth.

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Cameron Mitchell fine-tunes his recipe for growth

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Buehler’s Fresh FoodsGrowth is the focus of employee-owned Buehler’s

There were plenty of suitors for the well-regarded Buehler’s grocery business, but only one buyer gave the family owners the confidence that the company would keep it’s local presence and not cut jobs: its employees.

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Growth is the focus of employee-owned Buehler’s

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2018 Smart Business Evolution of Manufacturing

This year’s Evolution of Manufacturing winners have made their mark on manufacturing and have specifically chosen Northeast Ohio as their place to make the magic happen. Check out this year's honorees.

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2018 Smart Business Evolution of Manufacturing

Insights

Community college training connects candidates with manufacturers

Manufacturing today emphasizes automation. It’s how companies are keeping pace with competitors that have lower labor costs. But it’s raised the bar for candidates looking to get into the industry, and made finding qualified candidates a challenge for employers.

How your banker can help you expand your business

When you’re planning an expansion, you should streamline your daily operations to free up resources that will be valuable during your expansion. Meet with your banker early in the process to review your operations and financial situation.

C-level succession planning for middle-market companies

Tyler A. Ridgeway, director of the Human Capital Resources practice at Kreischer Miller, explores how middle-market companies can ensure successful leadership transitions.

Integrating utilization and case management for optimal results

Medical management programs, which integrate utilization management and case management, can provide an integrated approach to managing an employee's total health. HealthLink's Amy Cleveland discusses how to do this.

Cash management tips help business owners add efficiencies

Cash management is a contact sport. You can’t leave it to chance, says Ciuni & Panichi's Mike Klein. Follow these tips to keep your cash management a priority.