Forget passion. Put your nose to the grindstone and work

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Maybe it's because Craig White, 59, Philadelphia Gas Works' CEO and president, rose through the ranks at PGW, starting in the accounting department... Read more

How to get along with a union

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Yes, they mix it up at the bargaining table, but Craig E. White, the chief executive of Philadelphia Gas Works, and Keith Holmes, who leads... Read more

From investor to CEO: It blew his mind

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Some CEOs rise through the ranks. Not Ted Karkus, who runs ProPhase Labs Inc. A Wall Street investor who happened to be a major investor in... Read more

Plenty of talent here, says insurance exec

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Lots of people gripe about skills gaps, so it's interesting to hear Philly-area executives talk about whether they can find the people they... Read more

Do high heels matter? Another exec weighs in

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Are high heels important to women who want to advance in their careers? As someone who didn't even wear high heels on her wedding day, I keep... Read more

CEO's gripes, fears on new insurance regs

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"Regulation, regulation on regulation" is the biggest challenge to Penn Mutual Life Insurance Co.'s business, its chief executive, Eileen C... Read more

How nurses' union rewrote history at Hahnemann

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Back in 2009, when an ugly management-union dispute took hold at Hahnemann University Hospital, labor and delivery nurses Jane Bryer and Sue... Read more

How Coker Graham's teenage job as a waitress launched her career

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Julie Coker Graham, the new leader of the Philadelphia Convention and Visitors Bureau, is an illustration of the importance of teen employment... Read more