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Business news covering the production of merchandise, machines and tools.

‘Employee engagement’ a hot topic but experts say you need a plan

As the labor market continues to evolve into an employee market, job seekers have more latitude and control on selecting employers where the chances for greater engagement is possible, says management trainer Darryl Warren. | Photo courtesy of Darryl Warren

November 17, 2016 - 12:31pm

In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Michael L. Kenneally

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Giving workers more flexibility can extend lives, study finds

Celadon Trucking’s Gordon Day is taking advantage of a new company policy that allows drivers to take their cats and dogs on the road with them. An Indiana University study found that giving workers in high-stress jobs additional freedom isn’t just a morale booster but could also help them live longer. | Photo courtesy of Celadon Trucking

October 27, 2016 - 3:58pm

New craft breweries revive Baltimore's historic beer industry

The Brewer’s Art, located in Baltimore, is one of Charm City's craft breweries. | Photo by James Cridland via Flickr

October 24, 2016 - 2:21pm

Hofmann CEO's lifelong passion for food leads to Baltimore

Reginald Bailey is CEO of Hofmann Brands, based out of the sausage company's new office in Baltimore. | Photo provided

September 24, 2016 - 3:02pm

In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Betsy Mikesell

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Acme Paper: A Baltimore immigrant family’s rags-to-riches story

Edward Attman, left, founded Acme Paper & Supply Co. in 1946. A second and third generation of Attmans now carry on the family tradition, including, left to right from Eddie, Attman's sons Ron, David and Steve; Steve’s nephew Keith Attman, son Michael, and nephews Scott Attman and Andy Attman. | Photo courtesy of Steve Attman

September 8, 2016 - 9:02pm

In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Paula Schneider

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In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Amanda Barker

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