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Ganley Auto GroupKenneth Ganley loves selling cars and shares his passion with the team at Ganley...

Kenneth Ganley has taken Ganley Auto Group, a company started by his father, and turned into one of the top dealerships in the U.S.

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Kenneth Ganley loves selling cars and shares his...

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2017 Family Business Achievement Awards

Cuyahoga Community College (Tri-C) is pleased to return as the Presenting Sponsor for the 2017 Smart Business Family Business Conference. Check out what these great family businesses across Northeast Ohio have been able to achieve.

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2017 Family Business Achievement Awards

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Lubrizol Corp.Lubrizol uses chemistry to change the world. Eric R. Schnur wants to take that to...

Lubrizol had taken a big step forward in addressing its need to be more diverse. The next step would be to improve execution and accountability.

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Lubrizol uses chemistry to change the world. Eric R....

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2017 Business Longevity Awards

This year’s Business Longevity Award honorees are proof that hard work and a commitment to excellence can pay off. These 44 companies were built on timeless values and principles that set the stage for generations of economic achievement.

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2017 Business Longevity Awards

Insights

How multi-function printers can enhance your company’s mobility

Multi-function printers that incorporate printing, scanning, faxing, copying and document storage have yet another role they can take on — promoting your company’s mobility. Blue Technologies' Curtis Verhoff explains how the MFP can help organizations have a more mobile workspace.

How to get the most out of a corporate partnership

Kelly Manderfield, chief marketing officer at Cleveland Metroparks, offers advice on building better corporate partnerships.

Don’t stick your head in the sand. Transfer your risk

Business leaders tend to view risk transfer as an administrative burden. What they don’t realize is it reduces their overall cost of risk, says Zito Insurance's Chris Zito.

How your bank can help protect your financial future

It gets complicated when you try to manage your personal life and your business, says Kurt Kappa, Senior Vice President, Market Leader, Cuyahoga County, at Westfield Bank. Kappa shares some tips on how to do both more effectively.

Key aspects that impact what your business is worth

Having a formal valuation performed by a qualified valuation expert is something every business owner should consider, especially if they haven’t had one done in the past, says Steven J. Piatak, CPA, ABV, CFF, CFE, Senior Manager, Valuation Services and Fraud Prevention at Barnes Wendling CPAs.