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Top six ways to weather the employment storm
Winning can be expensive, labor intensive, and sometimes an exercise in extreme perseverance accompanied by reams and reams of supporting documentation. But if you survive the process of submitting an award application, what should you do if you actually win? By Nicole Heckers

The sin of sales assumption
Does this happen to your salespeople? Prospect says, “This looks really good.  I can’t imagine why we would not do business. There’s an excellent chance we will do business.” The salesperson thinks, “Closed deal!” By Gary Harvey

2013 Top Company finalists: Telecom
Ranked as one of the most connected Internet Service Providers, Level 3’s expanding assets have solidified its position as one of the largest IP transit networks in North America and Europe. By Gigi Sukin

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Executive edge: John Hayes
When John Hayes was 4 years old, he’d peek over the pew of his church in suburban Chicago, decked out in hockey gear so he’d be ready to hit the nearby ice rink as soon as he said his last amen. By Lynn Bronikowski

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