How Banks can be a Trusted Partner
This article is by Adam Burroughs, Smart Business
When the relationship is strong, banks can be an adviser to manufacturers rather than just providing nuts-and-bolts services."
OSHA has Unlimited Repeat Violation Authority
This blog is from the webpage of Frantz Ward LLP
Employers can be cited for “repeat” violations if the employer has previously been cited for the same or a substantially similar violation."
CEA Member, Rudolph Libbe is Tripling Down on NEO Investment
Crain's Cleveland Business reporter, Stan Bullard elaborates.
After moving three times due to growth since opening a Northeast Ohio office in 2005, Toledo-based Rudolph Libbe Group has bought three former industrial buildings for its operation to put down roots."
Lake County Safety Expo at Lakeland Community College
The Lake County Safety Council is sponsoring the Lake County Safety Expo on Friday, May 18 at Lakeland Community College in Kirtland.
The $30 per-person fee includes opening keynote speaker, all seminars and classes, a continental breakfast and lunch.
The event features 15 class sessions and 20+ vendors. The keynote speakers are...
Rules Have Changed with Entertainment Deduction
By Marie Lenarduzzi, CPA - Skoda Minotti
The recently passed Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 (the Act) has far-reaching impacts in many areas of tax law."
BWC Offering "Better You, Better Ohio!"
According the BWC, Better You, Better Ohio!™ is a program designed to provide health and wellness resources and services to workers who work for small employers (50 or fewer workers) in high-risk industries
Better You, Better Ohio! is designed to help both, workers and their employers at no cost and through a simple,...
Eight Marketing Mistakes to Avoid in 2018
This article is by Laura Sheridan, President of Viva La Brand for Crain's Cleveland Business.
Marketing mistakes are inevitable and can be costly. We test, measure and refine in search of the greatest ROI and customer experience. Learn from others and avoid these eight common pitfalls in 2018."...
Why a CPA Firm Should Not Do Your Bookkeeping
By Kathy Dise, Budget Ease
While there may be potential synergies, we find engaging separate firms to advise on your tax needs and small business bookkeeping needs provides a better outcome..."
Legislative Update - January 11, 2018
IntroThe State legislature returns for what should be an action packed couple of months before members break for primary elections. At the local level, Cleveland City Council will integrate new members and start its work on the City budget while County Council will begin its post budget work and...
Kentucky Supreme Court Enforces Pay-if-Paid Provision
Construction Update Bullletin from Thompson Hines website.
A decision of significant import to contractors and subcontractors who perform work in Kentucky, the Kentucky Supreme Court recognized the validity of and enforced a pay-if-paid provision in a contract between a construction manager and a subcontractor."...