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Energizing annual meeting

Energizing annual meeting

WPPI Energy held its annual meeting in Middleton on Sept. 13, along with the Public Power Open, a scramble-format golf outing for all levels of play.

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Ryan Kelley, State Bank of Cross Plains

Ryan Kelley, State Bank of Cross Plains

IB’s Professional of the Week is the premier way to meet Dane County’s professionals. This week features Ryan Kelley, commercial appraisal specialist, State Bank of Cross Plains.

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Mosaic Marketplace

with Deborah Biddle — A blog for diverse business enterprises in and around Madison.

Preparing for workforce 2020

For at least 20 years, labor bureaus, demographers, census researchers, and statisticians have predicted the rise in population diversity and its impact on the workplace. Seeing the handwriting on the wall, proactive companies have already begun working toward diversifying their teams.

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Leader to Leader

with Terry Siebert

Saying ‘NO’ can make good sense for good sanity

I was going to title this blog, “The fine art of saying NO.” Before I did, I went online and saw that this headline had already been done several times. Apparently, it’s a worthy subject.

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Open Mic

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The value the millennial mindset brings to the workplace

Regardless what we might believe about millennials, their beliefs and attitudes about work-life integration, feeling purposeful in the workplace, and health and wellness have added value to the workplace.

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Inside Wisconsin

with Tom Still

Young companies from many sectors have opportunities to woo investors

Known to many I-94 travelers as the exit with an outlet mall, the Wisconsin village of Johnson Creek will take on a different identity this fall when the first “AgTech Venture Day” draws a mix of investors and young companies to town.

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Live Well, Work Well

with Debra Lafler

What is wellness?

Have you seen the word wellness? Likely, yes. It’s on everything these days, from fitness centers to supplement stores to pet food! But what does it mean?

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Exit Stage Right

with Martha Sullivan

What happens after the champagne is popped? Part 3

In this installment, we shift gears and assume the business acquisition was structured as a stock purchase such as in a family and some employee transitions.

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5 ways employers can help curb health care costs during open enrollment

Technology continues to reshape how employers select and offer health care benefits to employees, putting access to information at our fingertips and creating a more seamless and interactive health care experience.

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Major IRS guidance recently released — Is your business prepared for year-end?

The adjusted tax brackets and the new higher standard deductions will certainly simplify individual tax returns. However, for business owners that may not be the case.

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Inside Wisconsin

with Tom Still

Is Wisconsin drawing more millennials? Some signs point that way

One of Wisconsin’s lagging economic indicators over recent decades has been “net migration,” the term for describing the numerical difference between how many people move away from the state versus those who move in.

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7 signs your business needs a new strategic plan

The adage says that 10 minutes of planning saves an hour in execution. The same motto applies to running a business.

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The Gray Area

with Donna Gray

What does it even mean to 'act your age'?

I’m using this forum to suggest that anyone judging an older person’s abilities and awareness of anything digital better rethink the way they interact with us. They may be surprised to find their story in print — or gasp, online!

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ROI for charitable giving happens by connecting to the cause

When it comes to corporate donations, conventional wisdom advises businesses to focus charitable giving on a few main causes that match your organizational brand and/or mission for maximum impact.

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Inside Wisconsin

with Tom Still

As Wisconsin’s corporate ‘new kid,’ Foxconn motivating right playmates

At the lakeside unveiling of a $100-million corporate venture fund, the chairman of the Foxconn Technology Group said he was pleased, as the “new kid on the block,” to be a part of a team that included Advocate Aurora, Johnson Controls, and Northwestern Mutual.

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Exit Stage Right

with Martha Sullivan

What happens after the champagne is popped? Part 2

The first few days and weeks as the new owner of a business sets the tone for all your relationships with your new employees, customers, and vendors.

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Franchising: A foolproof way to build retirement wealth

When it comes to long-term financial planning and wealth building, diversifying your portfolio is one of best ways to ensure your investment strategy is setting you up for a successful retirement.

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Archive »Biz Report

4 injured, gunman dead in Middleton workplace shooting

Massive hotel approved to replace MATC downtown site

More retail headed to Sun Prairie

FAA awards $5.7M to Dane County airport

Duluth Trading keeps growing

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