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The National Center for the Middle Market ensures the vital middle market receives the attention it deserves. The Center provides a voice and point-of-view for this critical yet understudied segment of the economy, driving national dialogue about its importance and impact.

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October 27, 2017

2017 Global Summit: ...

The National Center for The Middle Market and The Ohio State University Center for Interna...

The Blackwell Inn and Converence Center

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Expert Perspectives All View 

Partnering for People: How the Right Partnerships Can Help You Find the Right People for Your Jobs

Good people are apparently hard to find. This is especially true for middle market firms, which often face unique challenges when it comes to accessing skilled talent to fill positions. Middle market companies can lack a strategic HR focus and may have limited resources to dedicate to recruiting and retaining qualified candidates. The Center’s latest research suggests that one way companies … Read More >

Five Ways Middle Market Firms Can Find and Keep Skilled Talent

In middle market companies, support functions like HR are often lean by design. Sometimes, that can mean that the HR team is tied up with operational activities and does not have much time left to focus on more strategic endeavors. Here are some no- or low-cost actions middle market HR departments can take to improve recruitment and retention of qualified employees. Read More >

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Orangetheory Fitness

Orangetheory Fitness is a scientifically designed, one-of-a-kind, group personal training workout br…

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