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Worried about Recession? CPAs Advise Prudence

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Despite headwinds such as rising interest rates, trade threats and chatter about a looming recession, companies are confident that 2019 should be another strong year. Yet it doesn’t mean area businesses shouldn’t prepare for the worst, advise local accounting firms. At the very least, these companies should have some plan in place […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Despite headwinds such as rising interest rates, trade threats and chatter about a looming recession, companies are confident that 2019 should be another strong year. Yet it doesn’t mean area businesses shouldn’t prepare for the worst, advise local accounting firms. At the very least, these companies should...

HR Management Society Discusses Medical Marijuana Jan. 8

WARREN, Ohio –The Western Reserve Chapter Society for Human Resource Management is holding a meeting on medical marijuana Jan. 8 at the Avalon Inn, 9519 E. Market St. Attorney Edward Murray of Krugliak, Wilkins, Griffiths & Dougherty Co. will present a guide for policies at the meeting about medical marijuana and how to keep your organization in […]

WARREN, Ohio –The Western Reserve Chapter Society for Human Resource Management is holding a meeting on medical marijuana Jan. 8 at the Avalon Inn, 9519 E. Market St. Attorney Edward Murray of Krugliak, Wilkins, Griffiths & Dougherty Co. will present a guide for policies at the meeting about medical marijuana and how...

Water, Fire Restoration Industry Adapts to TPAs

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Business at National Fire and Water Repair has increased 5% to 10% annually since Paul Clouser took ownership of the company 11 years ago. However, a 41% surge in business over last year was enough to give him pause. Clouser attributes his increased workload to a consolidation of the industry as independent […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Business at National Fire and Water Repair has increased 5% to 10% annually since Paul Clouser took ownership of the company 11 years ago. However, a 41% surge in business over last year was enough to give him pause. Clouser attributes his increased workload to a consolidation...

Your Home, Your Insurance Policy

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – No two homes and no two homeowners are alike. So why should their insurance policies be? Now more than ever, home insurance is a tailored product that can be customized in nearly any way the homeowner sees fit. “We are a data-driven industry. Millions upon millions of data points go into deciding […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – No two homes and no two homeowners are alike. So why should their insurance policies be? Now more than ever, home insurance is a tailored product that can be customized in nearly any way the homeowner sees fit. “We are a data-driven industry. Millions upon millions of...

Cyber, #MeToo Liability Drive Insurance Demands

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The $1.75 million theft at Boardman Molded Products at the beginning of this year illustrates one of the new areas of liability that companies must address. A hacker gained access to one of the owners’ email accounts and sent bogus invoices to the company’s accounts payable department addressed from companies in Hong […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The $1.75 million theft at Boardman Molded Products at the beginning of this year illustrates one of the new areas of liability that companies must address. A hacker gained access to one of the owners’ email accounts and sent bogus invoices to the company’s accounts payable department...

Boot Camp Prepares Workers for Promotions

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – John C. Maxwell famously advises, “People buy into the leader before they buy into the vision.” Maxwell, the author of “The 21 Irrefutable Laws of Leadership,” says a leader must first establish credibility with his team to achieve a goal. For a worker recently promoted to a position of leadership after working […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – John C. Maxwell famously advises, “People buy into the leader before they buy into the vision.” Maxwell, the author of “The 21 Irrefutable Laws of Leadership,” says a leader must first establish credibility with his team to achieve a goal. For a worker recently promoted to a...

Video Marketing Rolls on Multiple Platforms

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Two women fix Greg Greenwood’s jacket as he stands in front of a video camera in his Mahoning Avenue dealership. Customers place their heads around a large, black Chevrolet truck to watch the action as the director, Jeff Ryznar, owner of 898 Marketing, calls, “Quiet on the set!” Ryznar watches as his […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Two women fix Greg Greenwood’s jacket as he stands in front of a video camera in his Mahoning Avenue dealership. Customers place their heads around a large, black Chevrolet truck to watch the action as the director, Jeff Ryznar, owner of 898 Marketing, calls, “Quiet on the...

Cailor Fleming Insurance Merges with New Jersey Agency

BOARDMAN, Ohio — Executives with Cailor Fleming Insurance say it’s business “as usual” despite the agency’s new affiliation with World Insurance Associates LLC. A news release issued Thursday afternoon announced that the 100-year-old independent agency headquartered at 4610 Market St. had merged with World Insurance, a New Jersey company that operates 18 offices in eight […]

BOARDMAN, Ohio -- Executives with Cailor Fleming Insurance say it's business “as usual” despite the agency’s new affiliation with World Insurance Associates LLC. A news release issued Thursday afternoon announced that the 100-year-old independent agency headquartered at 4610 Market St. had merged with World Insurance, a New Jersey company that...