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The Sound of Ideas

A Conversation with Peter Raskind

Posted Wednesday, March 30, 2011

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A Conversation with Peter Raskind The interim CEO of Cleveland's schools is no passive caretaker. Peter Raskind sees himself more as a problem solver. And the problems are immense. Raskind, the former National City Bank CEO, is making tough choices at the helm of the troubled district: He wants to lay off 13 percent of the workforce, close seven schools and push for a tax levy. On the next Sound of Ideas, we'll spend an hour with Raskind. Join the conversation Wednesday at 9 on 90.3.

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Peter Raskind, Interim CEO, Cleveland Metropolitan School District

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Peter Raskind works best against the clock. The last CEO of National City has found an unlikely second act as interim turnaround leader of Cleveland’s port and schools.

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