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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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Belief in Performance Management Starts at Top

The following case study appeared in the National Center for the Middle Market's latest research report titled "It's About People: How Performance Management Helps Middle Market Companies," which investigates the importance of performance management as a tool to enhance a company's workforce and explores their impact on overall firm performance. Click here to download the report.

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Intellectual Property: Gaining from Open Innovation and Sharing

Think of intellectual property — patents, trade secrets, business methods, trademarks, copyrights, and the like — and one of your first mental associations will likely be legal protection. It's not an abnormal connection to make given how valuable these intangible assets are to a business: they made up

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Metem: Energizing the Economy and Advanced Manufacturing

As the world moves toward greater use of natural gas for electricity generation, giant turbine engin…

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